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Smart home surveillance at “staggering” levels – report

Consumers' Association publication Which? has revealed the results of an investigation into the extent to which smart-home products are collecting and passing on user...

#MWC18: It takes 16,000 phones to mine for £1k of cryptocurrency

Specialist firm Avast launches IoT security platform – and mines for Monero using a smart TV. Cybersecurity firm Avast is using its presence at Mobile...

Cuckoo! Google flies Nest into its hardware division

Google is to absorb smart devices vendor Nest into its internal hardware team, in a reversal of previous strategy. Google's head of hardware, Rick Osterloh,...

Filament introduces tech to get industrial devices interacting with blockchains

IoT blockchain company Filament has engineered its latest software/hardware release to more closely suit the deployment needs thrown up by data exchange to and...

BICS: In the IoT, machines must be able to roam freely

Internet of Business speaks to Mikael Schachne of BICS about the company’s approach to helping customers equip smart machines and devices with international IoT...

AT&T and Arrow Electronics to collaborate in IoT drive

AT&T and electronics specialist Arrow are to join forces to help makers of smart devices get products to market faster.  AT&T has announced a partnership...

Hundreds of smart locks scuppered by flawed update

Hundreds of smart locks from supplier Lockstate were left unusable, or 'bricked', after a flawed wireless update was issued by the company. As customers flocked...

Security flaw in IoT solar equipment could disrupt Europe’s electricity grid

A Dutch security researcher claims to have found vulnerabilities in internet-connected solar panel equipment installed throughout Europe, which could potentially be exploited by hackers. Willem...

Food and grocery supply chains face IoT revolution, research suggests

Investment in smart IoT devices is set to rise among food and grocery companies, causing significant change in global supply chains, according to research...

Laboratory-based IoT: is connectivity new in the realm of science?

The Internet of Things is broadly defined as “the interconnection via the Internet of computing devices embedded in everyday objects, enabling them to send...

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...

Aria Systems CIO: IoT needs monetization personalization

Brendan O’Brien is co-founder and chief innovation officer of Aria Systems, a firm specializing in cloud billing technologies. Aria champions what it likes to call the...
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