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Cybersecurity : Choose Action Over Panic

Cybersecurity : Choose Action Over Panic

April 19, 2018 at 4:02 pm 0 comments

This week, the UK’s National CyberSecurity Centre (NCSC), the FBI and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security issued a joint alert warning of a global campaign by Russian state-sponsored cyber actors. While the alert focused on network infrastructure devices, threats apply to all internet connected devices, especially IoT devices, ofRead More

2018 Bodes Well for Telehealth And Remote Patient Monitoring

2018 Bodes Well for Telehealth And Remote Patient Monitoring

February 14, 2018 at 9:33 am 0 comments

If 2017 ended on a high for telehealth and remote patient monitoring, the start of 2018 also did not disappoint. Indeed, on Feb 9, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 was signed into law. This bill, which provides a budget agreement for 2018-2019, also includes a number of policy provisionsRead More

Voice Assistants: CES 2018’s Big Trend

Voice Assistants: CES 2018’s Big Trend

February 12, 2018 at 11:02 am 0 comments

Voice assistants were practically in everything at the CES trade show this year – from smart glasses and earbuds, to even smart toilets – suggesting that the future is going to be, well, smart. “Hey Google” – the command to activate Google’s digital assistant, was not only at Google’s ownRead More

How Samsung Is Ushering In A Consumer-centric AI World

How Samsung Is Ushering In A Consumer-centric AI World

January 26, 2018 at 3:41 pm 0 comments

In a few years time, users may not have to figure out how to operate different devices individually or make a choice between services. Instead, the new world of connected devices and services based on artificial intelligence (AI) will be able to recommend and perform, on their own, integrated andRead More

How IoT Propelling Service And Business Model Transformation

How IoT Propelling Service And Business Model Transformation

August 4, 2017 at 1:48 pm 0 comments

It is very clear that use of technologies such as the IoT in business will continue to rise as a variety of industries are increasingly trying to make business decisions based on data, particularly as the rise of the machines continues The very fact that machines have started talking toRead More

How IoT Is Helping People Living With Disability

How IoT Is Helping People Living With Disability

August 1, 2017 at 9:22 am 0 comments

We’ve discussed the transformational nature of the IoT on the blog before. It’s having a positive impact in lots of different areas, protecting the environment, lifting people out of poverty and getting those in remote areas connected. It’s also opening opportunities to those facing disability, bringing them new and excitingRead More

What Telcos Need To Do To Realize Their 5G & IoT Dreams

What Telcos Need To Do To Realize Their 5G & IoT Dreams

May 30, 2017 at 9:10 am 0 comments

For 5G and IoT to take the desired shape, operators need to have the technology in place that not only deliver connectivity – but can also identify, prioritize and optimize data travelling over their networks. 2020 is the year, according to some, when the first 5G commercial networks could goRead More

Five Principles To Follow To Build A Secure Connected Car

Five Principles To Follow To Build A Secure Connected Car

April 22, 2017 at 10:16 am 0 comments

The car and smartphone are bound to interact more, as we enter an era of digital and smart connected car. Connectivity is enabling additional innovation around car keys, creating alternatives and complementary mechanisms for traditional key fobs. What the industry is now calling a Virtual Car Key or VCK –Read More

How To Build A Secure IoT Infrastructure

How To Build A Secure IoT Infrastructure

April 20, 2017 at 8:48 am 0 comments

The IoT is already revolutionizing the way we live; creating smart homes, connected transport, intelligent energy systems and even changing our perceptions of sport. However, the technology relies on the transmission of large volumes of data. With huge amounts of information floating about in the cyberspace, and millions of connectedRead More

How Can We Accelerate IoT Innovation

How Can We Accelerate IoT Innovation

April 8, 2017 at 12:25 pm 0 comments

Good news! Businesses can benefit in all sorts of ways from the IoT. The technology will drive a huge expansion in data, revolutionizing the way organizations operate. Every sector will be affected – manufacturing, automotive, agriculture, you name it. However, the challenge we face is implementing the IoT seamlessly andRead More