IoT Magazine

By Michael Reuter | A curated collection of articles about the IoT, M2M, Wearables and the Quantified Self by the founders of @Datarella

Blockchain, Ethereum & The ioT

Bitcoin showed us how to transact online, Ethereum could show us how to put everything else online.<p>Just in case you’ve been living under a rock for …

Bitcoin

Foodles uses connected fridges to modernize your office canteen

French startup Foodles thinks office canteens should work more like food delivery startups. The company delivers fresh food every morning into smart fridges that sit in your office. Employees can then buy cheap lunches using a card or a phone.<p>Think about Foodles as a sort of hybrid company between …

Startups

FAZ.NET

Simple but brilliant tape measure apps show just how useful AR is going to be

App developers have been having fun with Apple’s ARKit to put together augmented reality apps. We’ve seen a bunch of these already, and two developers have now shown how you can use an iPhone as a tape measure.<p>It might sound like a boring application, but just look at how much easier it is to …

Augmented Reality

A Cyberattack ‘the World Isn’t Ready For’

NEWARK — There have been times over the last two months when Golan Ben-Oni has felt like a voice in the wilderness.<p>On April 29, someone hit his employer, IDT Corporation, with two cyberweapons that had been stolen from the National Security Agency. Mr. Ben-Oni, the global chief information officer …

Security

ABN Amro tests wearable tech for contactless payments

20 minutes ago | 234 views | 0<p>ABN Amro is undertaking tests of wearable technology to make contactless payments, with the aim of rolling out its …

Smart Homes' Basic Setup: 5 Devices You Need, Prices And Risks Involved | International Business Times

Our homes and generally our lives, are growing more and more smart every day. Whether it be smartwatches, smartphones and smart speakers, they can …

How IOTA makes bright future for Internet of Things

Internet of Things (IoT) holds one of the biggest potential for human life change. It might become the fastest growing market in next couple years …

EU Proposes Enforcing Data Encryption and Banning Backdoors

The European Parliament's Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice, and Home Affairs has published draft proposals that would enforce end-to-end encryption on all digital communications and forbid backdoors that enable law enforcement to access private message data.<p>The proposed amendment relates to …

North Korea

The Internet of Things? It's really a giant robot and we don't know how to fix it

Computer security is now everything security - but protocol isn't keeping up with the risks, warns security expert.<p>special feature<p>The technology …

Why AI Would Be Nothing Without Big Data

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is one of the most transformative forces of our times. While there may be debate whether AI will transform our world in good or evil ways, something we can all agree on is that AI would be nothing without big data.<p>Even though AI technologies have existed for several …

Big Data

Got a face-recognition algorithm? Uncle Sam wants to review it

"Face recognition is hard."<p>The nation's top-level intelligence office, the Director of National Intelligence, wants to find "the most accurate …

Blockchain Technology and Internet Of Things to Join Hands for the Better Future!

Blockchain Technology and Internet of Things are two words whichThe post Blockchain Technology and Internet Of Things to Join Hands for the Better …

Internet of Things

How Siemens Is Using Big Data And IoT To Build The Internet Of Trains

Trains that are never late? To someone like me living in the UK, it may sound impossibly utopian. But Siemens say that thanks to Big Data and analytics it could soon be a reality.<p>Train operators have responsibility for getting millions of people to where they want to be every day. When journeys are …

Big Data

New study finds Apple Watch to be most accurate at measuring heart rate, calorie tracking subpar

A new study out of Stanford University today dives deep into the accuracy of modern fitness trackers, including the Apple Watch. The study, which consisted of 60 participants, takes a look at how accurate fitness trackers are at measuring heart rate and calories burned…<p>In addition to the Apple …

Wearable Tech

Smart TVs, Smart Speakers, Other IoT Devices Remain Vulnerable Post Mirai Botnet | International Business Times

This has truly been a year of ransomware and General Keith Alexander, the former chief of the National Security Agency agrees. In fact, at a …

The WannaCry attack reveals the risks of a computerised world

IT SOUNDS like a Hollywood disaster film. A group of hackers use a stolen cyber-weapon to try to extort money from people worldwide. The attack …

Security

WannaCry — New Variants Detected!

WannaCry — New Variants Detected!<p>As a follow-up article on WannaCry, I will give a short brief about the new variant.<p>On <b>Friday 12 April 2017</b>, …

Renault stops production at several plants after ransomware cyber attack as Nissan also hacked

French carmaker Renault stopped production at several sites today to prevent the spread of a global cyber attack that hit its computer systems.<p>Fellow …

WannaCry Ransomware: It’s Not Over, Better Get Prepared for Next Wave of Attacks

If you are following the news, by now you might be aware that a security researcher has activated a "Kill Switch" to stop <b>WannaCry ransomware</b> from …

Study: Apple Watch paired with deep neural network detects atrial fibrillation with 97 percent accuracy

Cardiogram, a startup working on algorithms to make the Apple Watch’s heart rate data clinically actionable, announced some results today from its</b> …

AI-equipped Apple Watch can detect the signs of a stroke

The Apple Watch may become a useful tool in detecting an abnormal heartbeat, according to a study by heart rate app-maker Cardiogram and the UCSF Health lab. They determined that the wearable, when paired with neural network algorithms, is 97 percent accurate in detecting paroxysmal atrial …

120,000 IoT cameras vulnerable to new Persirai botnet say researchers

Internet connected cameras across the globe are easy to find and hijack to carry out DDoS attacks.<p>A new Internet of Things (IoT) botnet is targeted …

Group 3

Bosch to Supply Up to Half of Motion Sensors in Future iPhones

Bosch has won orders to supply Apple with some of the motion sensors in its next range of iPhones, according to a report by <i>Bloomberg</i>, potentially loosening Invensense's position as the primary supplier of the smartphone components.<p>California-based Invensense exclusively supplied the gyroscopes and …

Blockchain based electricity management pilot coming to Europe

Three major energy companies in Europe, including the leading central European electricity Transmission System Operator (TSO), TenneT, have announced …

Smart Cities Are Going to Be a Security Nightmare

In the fictional world of the video game <i>Watch Dogs</i>, you can play a hacktivist who takes over the central operating system of a futuristic, hyper-connected Chicago. With control over the city’s security system, you can spy on residents using surveillance cameras, intercept phone calls, and cripple …

How Blockchain Startups Will Solve The Identity Crisis For The Internet Of Things

The popularity of technologies like the self-driving car and Amazon Echo are rising; it’s not hard to imagine a world where your coffee maker knows when to summon your morning Uber to work, and it arrives with groceries and laundry detergent, ordered directly by your refrigerator and washing …

Internet of Things