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23/03/2017 - 09:10
Interconnecting smart devices open companies, government agencies and individual consumers to a whole new world of useful applications. But while the Internet of Things (IoT) makes our day-to-day lives more convenient and dynamic, it also creates more opportunities for malicious actors to attack in ways that directly impact us. Today,...
23/03/2017 - 09:09
A recent WikiLeaks document dump, purportedly from the CIA, claimed that the agency can hack smart TVs and place them in "fake-off" mode, allowing an owner's private conversations to be recorded and sent to a covert server. Although many were surprised, in 2013, CNN reported on a flaw in Samsung TVs that would allow hackers to remotely switch...
22/03/2017 - 09:54
Shiny shiny 'things' everywhere you look, but who is actually building the IoT and what kind of changes have been experienced in the code-driven engine room as the new breed of connected devices comes to the fore? Image Source: Adrian Bridgwater The architects of our technology-driven world are programmers, coders, developers, software...
22/03/2017 - 09:00
At the recent South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, I took participated in a panel discussion hosted by the European Union and exploring opportunities for international cooperation on cybersecurity policy. Joining me on the panel were Chris Painter, coordinator for cyber issues for the U.S. State Department; Rafael Laguna, CEO of Open-...
22/03/2017 - 08:58
By delivering proven virtualization practices to industry through an on-premise cloud software platform, Wind River says it can deliver the kind of open control platform being demanded by companies like ExxonMobil and groups like the Open Process Automation Forum. When it comes to implementing the Internet of Things concept as a means of...
21/03/2017 - 22:54
The Sensing as a Service model envisions to extract more value out of Internet of Things paradigm. This book aims to lay down a roadmap towards building the Sensing as a Service model on top of the Internet of Things ecosystem. 
21/03/2017 - 22:38
The IEEE ICCE-Asia 2017 Program Committee invites Academia, Industry participants, Researchers and Students from all regions of the world, to present their latest work in 2nd International Conference on Consumer Electronics Asia (ICCE ASIA 2017), with the theme of "Intelligent Living through Smart Technology”, to be held during 5- to 7 October...
21/03/2017 - 21:36
On 13 January, the European Commission organised and hosted a follow-up workshop in Brussels. In this workshop, participants were asked to come with, reflect and comment on concrete minimum baseline security and privacy principles to create a trusted IoT environment. The main purpose of the workshop is to discuss minimum baseline security and...
21/03/2017 - 08:25
There are a huge number of IoT devices, often roaming across countries and continents, that are located outside urban areas. This poses significant challenges to both the design and connectivity of the device, the biggest concern being that there is no room for error, as troubleshooting and maintenance of remote and roaming devices is complicated...
21/03/2017 - 08:23
Via private-public partnerships, the lab is designed to help residents with smart city technology. New York City is bringing residents into the smart city planning process with the announcement that Brownsville, in Brooklyn, will be the first to have its own Neighborhood Innovation Lab. The purpose of the lab is to gather residents,...
21/03/2017 - 08:19
Marketers are reconsidering how digital media aligns to query phrases as well as with online search patterns of keywords. Technology is constantly evolving. Yet, many companies want to do what businesses still naively believe "if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” This is particularly true if the technology is core to their business model and has...
20/03/2017 - 17:28
Technology companies promise to disrupt the freight forwarder, but will they succeed? Editor's Note: This article is the first in a series exploring disruptions to the freight forwarding process. Online load boards; cloud-based freight marketplaces; connected containers; online customs processing. Innovation is spreading like wildfire...
20/03/2017 - 13:46
“We are in a period of transition, and that is where our agency to negotiate lies. It looks like it is quite inevitable that IoT will be a new mediation between people and objects, but does it have to be a dictatorship of technology over people? IoT developments will not turn immediately into a dictatorship; there will be a period of...
20/03/2017 - 13:19
Bruce Sterling - author, journalist, editor, critic, theorist, futurist, and blogger – rattles the future’s bones in his annual SXSW rant. He’s the legendary Cyberpunk Guru. He roams our postmodern planet, from the polychrome tinsel of Los Angeles to the chicken-fried cyberculture of Austin… From the heretical Communist slums of gritty Belgrade to...
20/03/2017 - 09:22
Digitization. Simply. Make it happen. That is the Deutsche Telekom motto for CeBIT in Hanover this year, and among the highlights are new starter packages for migrating to the Internet of Things. In hall 4, booth C 38, Deutsche Telekom is exhibiting a wide range of showcases that illustrate how easy it is to connect machines and devices and...