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LG, Luxoft expand webOS to automotive, robotics, smart homes

NEWSBYTE IT services company Luxoft is partnering with LG Electronics to expand the webOS operating system into the automotive, robotics, and smart home sectors. LG...

Apple moves deep into Augmented Reality with Akonia Holographics acquisition

Apple has confirmed the acquisition of Akonia Holographics, a Colorado-based startup that manufactures augmented reality (AR) waveguide lenses. The move is a signal that Apple...

Citizens Advice calls for smart meter deadline extension

The UK’s provider of free, impartial guidance on matters ranging from finance and employment, to housing and benefits, has emplored the government to postpone...

IoT security: Serious vulnerabilities found in Samsung SmartThings Hub

Cisco's cybersecurity arm Cisco Talos has discovered a number of vulnerabilities in the firmware of Samsung's SmartThings Hub. The device is designed to be controlled using a...

IoT security: Why IoT vendors need to listen to disclosure

Ken Munro, partner at Pen Test Partners, explains what to do if you find flaws and security vulnerabilities in an IoT product – and...

Microsoft announces global rollout of Azure IoT Edge system

Microsoft has announced the global enterprise availability of its Azure IoT Edge technology. Launched a year ago, the system is designed to allow edge devices...

Smart medicine: Wireless system powers tiny devices inside the body

US researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), working with scientists from Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, have developed wireless technology that...

Devices: Google leads in smart speakers, Apple in wearables

Apple and Google have reported positive Q1 sales figures for wearables and smart speakers, respectively. The news is particularly good for Google: sales of the...

Google confirms official launch of Android Things

As predicted by Internet of Business, Google is officially launching its Android Things platform for Internet of Things (IoT) devices, at its annual I/O...

NIST demands lightweight cryptography to protect IoT devices

New class of defence needed against cyberattacks, says US standards body. The US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has called on the IoT...

Facebook developing chips for AI and own-brand IoT devices

When Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sat before Congress like a besuited rabbit in 100 senators’ headlights, he was famously asked by Orrin Hatch how...

IoT security: Half of IT departments don’t change default passwords

Almost half (47 percent) of CIOs and IT managers have allowed IoT devices onto their corporate network without changing the default passwords – even...
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