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Trend Micro launches $100 million venture fund with focus on IoT

Japanese cybersecurity software specialist Trend Micro has launched a $100 million corporate venture fund targeting start-ups in growing markets, such as the Internet of...

Amazon’s Alexa can now control your smart home cameras

Amazon has unveiled its new Smart Home Skill API, which will allow developers to create apps that let customers watch live video feeds from...

UK insurance market lags on digital, says LexisNexis

The UK insurance market needs to adopt digitization faster – or risk losing out to new, more automated players, according to a new study...

Inmarsat: IoT ‘essential’ to digital transformation strategies

For businesses aiming for digital transformation, the IoT is now the leading technology to deploy, according to research from global mobile satellite communications company Inmarsat. As...

Honda forced to shut down plant due to ransomware infection

Japanese automotive company Honda was forced to halt production at one of its manufacturing plants when it discovered the WannaCry ransomware virus had infected...

IoT malware doubled in 2016, says report from Kaspersky

The amount of malware targeting IoT devices more than doubled in 2016, according to a report by IT security company Kaspersky. Researchers there set up...

IoT convenience versus IoT risk – a thin line to tread?

Experts largely agree that the IoT brings with it significant risks in terms of security and privacy – but will the advantages of convenience outweigh...

Security researchers uncover vulnerabilities in cardiac pacemakers

Medical pacemakers are riddled with security vulnerabilities that could allow hackers to kill, a study finds.  In a blog post, details have emerged of research...

Nokia launches fifth Open Innovation Challenge with focus on IoT

Finnish telecoms heavyweight Nokia has launched its Open Innovation Challenge for the fifth year running, with a focus on IoT. Nokia is calling on start-ups and...

Aruba releases new IoT products for large campus deployments

Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, has launched a new enterprise core and aggregation switch, and a new operating system, ArubaOS-CX, to meet the...

Half of US companies hit by IoT security breaches, says survey

Almost half of all companies in the US using an IoT network have been the victims of recent security breaches, according to a survey. The survey...

Dubai police roll out ‘Robocop’ to fight crime

Police in Dubai have launched the world’s first operational 'Robocop', which they claim is ready to patrol the streets and help the public. The robot...