Internet of Things
Top Technology Trends That Could Shape Our Future and Dominate Software Dev
What I'm convinced of is that the digital revolution is going to change the way we do business. From telecommuting to nanotechnology and from video conferencing to intelligent wearables, technology has become omnipresent in our daily lives.
What Year Three of the Pandemic, Hybrid Work and IoT Means for the Governme
When industries and governments first started to feel the impact of the pandemic, there was a rush to transition to a virtual work model as quickly as possible.
Securing Our Transforming World
Research funding and commercial expertise should come together to find new ways of approaching and solving these problems.
IoT Technology Helps In-Store Retail Prepare for Holiday Shopping Season
Retailers are looking to deliver on the promise of true omnichannel shopping.
Hacker Pleads Guilty to Building Internet-of-Things Army for Cyberattacks
A young hacker has pleaded guilty to taking part in an effort to bring down Sony's Playstation gaming platform by hijacking "internet of things" devices, Justice Department officials announced.
Smart Chastity Sex Toy Could Have Been Hacked to Permanently Lock Users In
The security firm that found the vulnerability said locked in users may need an "angle grinder" to get out of the Qiui Cellmate.
iBaby Monitor Can Be Hacked to Spy on Children, Leak Video Recordings
If a hacker monitored a misconfigured sever during the camera setup, they could "then stream video, take screenshots, record video, or play music using the obtained credentials," experts warned.
Petnet Internet-Connected Animal Feeder Suffers System Outages
The Petnet SmartFeeder—which lets users automate the supply of portions of food to their cats or dogs at home with the help of a smartphone application—has been blasted on Twitter by impacted owners.
Ring Cameras 'Pose a Threat' to Families and the Public, Campaigners Say
"Companies like Amazon are stoking fear, convincing us that we need these devices to keep us safe from the outside world. They know that these devices are not safe," one expert told Newsweek.
It's Time to Build the Internet of Trusted Things
We need to be able to trust our connected devices—right down to our toasters—to make our lives easier, not more stressful.
Our Privacy Nightmare and What Can Be Done About It
The Internet of Things (IoT) is not just a security problem. It's also a privacy nightmare.
There's Billions of Internet-connected Devices Around Us—Can We Trust Them?
There's a dark side to this wireless-driven revolution in convenience. The danger goes beyond hacking.
5G: AT&T 'One Step Closer' to Nationwide Rollout
The company's 5G Evolution technology is rolling out to 117 new markets, laying the foundation for a full update.
Startup Fires Satellites in Space Without FCC Approval
The FCC ruled the firm's tiny satellites were too small to be adequately monitored, and risked collision with other spacecraft.
'Smart' Infrastructure Is America's Future
The White House wants to resurrect 20th-century infrastructure in a 21st century world.
Climate Change Emoji Aim To Spark A Conversation
"Art sidesteps all the problems of long sentences by trying to collapse all of these things into one moment."
Hacker Charged With Hijacking School Webcams
The Ohio man infected thousands of computers with malware to spy on his victims.
Hackers Could Take Down the Internet With Botnet
Researchers warn of an impending "cyber hurricane" from this rapidly growing botnet.
Hacked Butt Plug Can Be Controlled 'From Anywhere'
A cybersecurity researcher sent vibrate commands to a butt plug from his laptop.
Turning Light Into Sound Could Speed the Internet
Storing light-based information as sound waves on a computer chip could make your computer run at the speed of light, or at least 20 times faster than your laptop.
How Will Ransomware Affect the Internet of Things Apps?
Hackers won't bother to hold you hostage using ransomware with your personal home devices because the cost to replace is too low. But vertically scaled infrastructure? That's a different thing.
What to Know About Investing in the Internet of Things
CalAmp focuses primarily on the fast-growing niche of wireless machine-to-machine communications technology, while Cisco has struggled to find top-line growth.
Bitcoin Botnet Aims to Makes Money From Smart Devices
Your internet-connected fridge may be making money for other people.
Internet Teddy Bear Leaks 2 Million Voice Recordings
More than 800,000 customer credentials were left exposed between Christmas day 2016 and the first week of January.
How Big Data Is Changing the Public Space
People can use the urban data they help to create to better understand their city and inform their actions.
'World's First Solution' to Botnets
New router offers solution to massive cyber attacks.
What the Digital Trends of 2017 Will Be
To work out what shape digital tech will likely take, we should look at the major developments of 2016.
Russian Banks Fall Victim to Mirai Botnet Cyberattacks
The banks' websites were hit with cyberattacks by same botnet that caused major disruption to the internet in October.
185 Million Devices 'Exposed to Hackers'
October's internet attacks appear to have been caused by thousands of compromised devices.
Internet Attacks Are Precursor to 'Cyber Atomic Bomb'
John McAfee says attacks are "harbinger of near-future attacks that will be more devastating."