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Could users hack and cheat the IoT?

Will we, the users, start to hack the IoT through 'cheats' and shared codes if we get the opportunity? The video gaming community is well known...

Imont: Has IoT broken the cloud business model?

Has IoT broken the cloud business model? Nigel Pugh, CEO at IoT software start-up Imont, believes there are issues that need to be addressed. Pugh...

Customers unconvinced by insurance providers’ IoT ambitions

The majority of US insurance companies see a bright future ahead for themselves as homes increasingly become more ‘smart’. According to new research findings...

The future of retail is all about connected commerce

Amaze’s Matt Clarke says IoT is about to connect retail stores, both online and in-store. The average lifespan of a company is now just 15...

Google, Revolv and the danger of backing IoT start-ups

Closure of Google’s IoT service underlines problems with backing the wrong platform Owners of Revolv smart home hub are facing the termination of services leaving...

Pure Cool Link signals Dyson entry into IoT market

App to control Dyson air pollution monitor and purifier Dyson has launched a new air purifier that marks the start of the firm’s IoT integration...

The 10 hottest IoT start-ups to watch in 2016

The Internet of Things is being driven by companies big and small – with some surprising start-ups leading the way. The Internet of Things is...

Nest heating glitch and data leakage amongst smart home flaws

A report carried out by researchers from Princeton University has found some worrying privacy flaws in a number of connected devices, including the Google-owned...

5 things we learnt about the future of IoT at CES...

CES, the world’s largest consumer electronics show, went big on interconnected products this year with connected cars, smart homes and smart city announcements dominating...

This augmented reality smartphone app wants to control all your IoT...

A student at MIT has developed a new smartphone app which shows the potential of Augmented Reality and the Internet of Things – and how...

Z-Wave launches framework to standardise IoT security

Z-Wave Alliance, the consortium looking to standardise the use of Z-Wave wireless communications for consumer electronic goods, is establishing new partnerships in its bid...

Huawei launches open-source platform for IoT smart home devices

Chinese electronic giant plans smart home market entrance in 2016 Chinese electronic firm Huawei is looking to muscle in on the IoT space with a...