"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.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is not just a security problem. It's also a privacy nightmare.
There's a dark side to this wireless-driven revolution in convenience. The danger goes beyond hacking.
The FCC ruled the firm's tiny satellites were too small to be adequately monitored, and risked collision with other spacecraft.
A cybersecurity researcher sent vibrate commands to a butt plug from his laptop.
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.
CalAmp focuses primarily on the fast-growing niche of wireless machine-to-machine communications technology, while Cisco has struggled to find top-line growth.
Your internet-connected fridge may be making money for other people.
More than 800,000 customer credentials were left exposed between Christmas day 2016 and the first week of January.
The banks' websites were hit with cyberattacks by same botnet that caused major disruption to the internet in October.
John McAfee says attacks are "harbinger of near-future attacks that will be more devastating."
'Products and solutions that save money, save energy, increase safety, provide quality entertainment, access to useful information and services are the ones that will have staying power,' futurist says.
The KYON smart collar can tell if your dog is lost, sick or even drowning.