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Linux rules the IoT and mobile apps roost

28 Feb, 2017 09:00 am Windows continues to remain the predominant operating system installed on over 90% of all PCs sold worldwide, but Linux has emerged as a leading platform...

Nokia's plan for IoT network grid

23 Feb, 2017 09:00 am Nokia plans to unveil further details of its WING (Worldwide Internet of things Network Grid) project, a far-reaching network of multiple carrier and satellite...

Smart homes move mainstream

16 Jan, 2017 01:13 pm GAFA, telecom operators, home automation and industrial stakeholders, energy operators, insurers... the list goes on. All of them are seeking to fill our...

IoT data: One standard to rule them all

13 Jan, 2017 09:01 am The potential impact of Internet of Things data crunching is being held back by a lack of a common software language allowing connected devices to communicate...

BlackBerry pivots to security software

5 Jan, 2017 09:02 am Mobile phone handset maker BlackBerry has unveiled a new security application designed to boost security for companies using connected devices as it continues...

IoT transforms warehouse monitoring

16 Dec, 2016 09:00 am A US-based logistics firm has launched a state-of-the-art network of connected sensors monitoring food storage facilities revealing how the IoT is set...

Driverless tech turns cars into mobile offices

5 Dec, 2016 09:00 am The IT industry is laying the groundwork to add cars to corporate networks as driverless cars free up time for business people to work while travelling...

Samsung drives into auto sector with $8bn purchase of Harman

23 Nov, 2016 09:00 am Mobile phone manufacturer Samsung's purchase of car infotainment provider Harman International Industries for $8 billion reflects how tech companies are...

IoT devices to shake up IT business models

4 Nov, 2016 10:44 am The rapid adoption of Internet-connected devices will have a profound influence on business processes in the near and distant future.

AI, IoT biggest disruptors in 2017

3 Nov, 2016 09:00 am Cloud security, AI, and IoT will remain at the top of the disruptor technology list through 2017 and their impact will trigger upheaval in IT infrastructure...

When your toaster turns against you

2 Nov, 2016 09:00 am Internet-connected household appliances were used as a backdoor for the launch of cyber denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks against Internet service provider...

Solution to visible light communications' 'dark' problem

25 Oct, 2016 09:00 am Visible Light Communication (VLC) has emerged as an alternative to WiFi and Bluetooth, but the long-standing assumption that it requires visible light...

Immersive Retail: Bridging the gap between online and in-store

17 Oct, 2016 12:29 pm Customer demands are evolving so that digital technologies are becoming an integral part of in-store retail shopping. While most customers rely on online...

Can the Internet of Things also serve the industrial sector?

22 Jun, 2016 03:41 pm On 13 April 2016, Guillaume Pepy, President of the SNCF (the French National Railway Company), unveiled his "industrial internet" plan worth 500 million...

Infiniti Red Bull weighing up IoT

8 Oct, 2015 10:37 am Formula 1 team Infiniti Red Bull is exploring the potential of the Internet of Things. The team, which has been working to improve its network systems...

Many medical devices vulnerable to hacking

30 Sep, 2015 10:11 am Security researchers have concluded that thousands of medical devices, including MRI scanners, are vulnerable to hacking. The research shows that patients'...

IoT poised for mass adoption worldwide, says IDC

24 Sep, 2015 11:41 am Internet of Things (IoT) systems are poised to take off dramatically and become adopted on a mass scale worldwide within the next 12 months,...

IoT options being considered by 80% of IT executives, study finds

21 Sep, 2015 11:54 am A recent study has found that 80 per cent of IT executives from around the world are considered what potential the Internet of Things (IoT) might have...

Report outlines potential impact of IoT 'becoming mainstream'

17 Sep, 2015 11:51 am A report from the World Economic Forum has aimed to outline some of the most significant impacts likely to result from the Internet of Things (IoT) and...

Questions raised over use of IoT in health and social care

9 Sep, 2015 11:50 am A panel of experts has raised a series of questions about the prospects and potential problems in using Internet of Things (IoT) connected devices in the...

Samsung shows off new hub for smart home devices

4 Sep, 2015 11:51 am Samsung has taken the opportunity at the IFA exhibition event in Berlin to show off a new hub designed for use with a broad range of smart home devices...

Report highlights vulnerabilities in IoT security

3 Sep, 2015 11:53 am Connected devices, which are increasingly being used by consumers on a routine basis worldwide, can still be hacked into with relative ease,...

Google unveils OnHub smart router with eye on IoT

19 Aug, 2015 11:48 am Google has unveiled a new smart router called its 'OnHub' which it intends primarily to improve WiFi quality and security in domestic settings...

Nordic companies 'embracing industrial IoT'

9 Jul, 2015 11:11 am Companies in Nordic countries are apparently leading the way in the commercial use of industrial internet of things (IIoT) solutions...

IoT 'could be worth 11% of world economy by 2025'

30 Jun, 2015 11:38 am The value of Internet of Things (IoT) applications could be worth close to 11 per cent of the global economy by 2015, according to a new study...

Investors 'will insist on strict IoT privacy safeguards'

19 Jun, 2015 11:46 am The issue of privacy in the context of the Internet of Things (IoT) is sure to be high on the agenda of any major investors in the field,...

Startups necessary to "stir the pot" of IoT innovation

16 Jun, 2015 11:51 am Startup companies will be vitally important in the progress of Internet of Things (IoT) industries as their dynamism can help accelerate innovation...

France bets on IoT with new design and development hub

12 Jun, 2015 11:38 am A new design and development hub focussed on Internet of Things (IoT) innovations is to be opened in the French city of Angers...

Google steps up focus on IoT with new OS

29 May, 2015 11:55 am Google has apparently stepped up its focus on Internet of Things (IoT) innovations with the unveiling of a new operating system (OS) designed to control...

BlackBerry cutting jobs as company looks beyond devices

26 May, 2015 11:52 am BlackBerry is cutting jobs across its operations as it continues to pursue turnaround plans based on refocusing the business...

Connected cars set to prompt surge in data traffic

22 May, 2015 11:49 am A growing prevalence of connected cars could cause a very significant surge in the scale of data being transferred across mobile networks,...

Armbands 'pointing the way' to control of IoT technologies

15 May, 2015 11:47 am Suitably smart and well-equipped armbands could point the way to the future of how Internet of Things (IoT) technologies are controlled and operated by...

Security experts urged to look ahead for IoT threats

7 May, 2015 11:37 am IT security experts around the world have been urged to look ahead and be ready to identify emergent threats from Internet of Things (IoT) technologies...

IoT tipped to drive "tremendous" efficiency gains

6 May, 2015 11:20 am Developments in Internet of Things (IoT) technologies and strategies will deliver "tremendous" efficiency gains over the coming decade and beyond,...

IoT growth raises raft of privacy questions, says expert

26 Feb, 2015 11:48 am The growth of Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud computing raises a variety of important questions around privacy and security in online environments...

Identity challenges central to IoT developments, says Gartner

18 Feb, 2015 11:49 am Challenges relating to identity and access management (IAM) will be of increasingly central importance as Internet of Things (IoT) disciplines and infrastructures...

Enterprises lack leadership on IoT, says Gartner

6 Feb, 2015 11:41 am A majority of IT and business bosses expect Internet of Things (IoT) developments to benefit their organisations in the next five years but there remains...

Intel acquires chipmaker, targets growth in IoT

2 Feb, 2015 11:55 am The US computer chip-making giant Intel has acquired a German company called Lantiq as it aims to grow its presence within the market for Internet of Things...

Ofcom outlines plan to support Internet of Things

29 Jan, 2015 11:52 am Ofcom, the UK's communications industry watchdog, has outlined its plans to support the growth and development of Internet of Things (IoT) innovations...

Analyst doubts value of IoT estimates

28 Jan, 2015 11:39 am Gary Barnett, chief software analyst at the Ovum research firm, has questioned the value and validity of expansive estimates on the prospects for the Internet...

Hardware companies grappling with Internet of Things

9 Jan, 2015 10:45 am At this year's Consumer Electronics Show, it has become increasingly clear that the technology world is grappling with which direction to take with the...

Warning on smart device data

7 Jan, 2015 09:51 am The chair of the US Federal Trade Commission has issued a strong warning on the data collected by smart devices. Edith Ramirez told delegates at the Consumer...

IoT tipped to drive major growth in middleware

12 Dec, 2014 11:47 am Innovations based around the Internet of Things (IoT) will help drive a rapid rise in the use of middleware technologies over the course of 2015...

UK companies leading the way on IoT

21 Nov, 2014 11:44 am A greater proportion of businesses in the UK have adopted Internet of Things (IoT) solutions than is the case among companies in other parts of Europe...

CIO queries 'ethics of data gathering' in era of IoT

3 Oct, 2014 12:06 pm "Just because you can collect all this information, should you?" That's the question posed by Ian Cohen, group CIO for the insurance broker JLT recently...

Connected devices forecast to number over 40 billion by 2020

25 Aug, 2014 12:16 pm There will be more than 40 billion internet-enabled devices in use around the world by 2020, according to a new set of forecasts compiled by ABI Research...

Samsung stepping up focus on 'smart home' battle

25 Aug, 2014 12:14 pm The consumer electronics giant Samsung this week stepped up its efforts to strengthen its position in the fast-growing 'smart home' technology sector...

IoT and wearable tech markets tipped to take off

21 Aug, 2014 10:29 am Markets for internet-connected domestic devices and wearable technologies are set to grow at a dramatic pace over the course of the next few years,...

INFOGRAPHIC: Internet of Things, forging a new path

22 Jan, 2015 11:49 am The Internet of Things (IoT) and Machine to Machine (M2M) communications are redefining what is possible through software and analytics...

Samsung snaps up SmartThings for $200m

18 Aug, 2014 11:54 am The consumer electronics giant Samsung has acquired the smart home technology innovator SmartThings in a deal reportedly worth around $200 million...
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