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IoT Examples In Cinema - IoT, Movies, and Lessons Learned From Fiction

IoT Examples In Cinema – IoT, Movies, and Lessons Learned From Fiction

Movies often explore how fictional technology might be used and especially how we might manage to muck it up. While often only used to further the plot, technology shown in films...
Data  - The Modern World’s Most Precious Resource

Data  – The Modern World’s Most Precious Resource

The Economist ran a story last week “The world’s most valuable resource is no longer oil, but data,” calling for new regulatory measures for the Internet giants. While it’s true that...
The 5 Worst Examples of IoT Hacking and Vulnerabilities in Recorded History

The 5 Worst Examples of IoT Hacking and Vulnerabilities in Recorded History

IoT hacking can be unbelievably effective. By leveraging thousands (if not millions) of insecure connected devices, hackers can produce DDoS attacks that can cripple our infrastructure, systems, and way of life. Or,...

Is IoT the End of the World?

“ are expanding skills, moving up the corporate ladder, showing awesome productivity and retention rates, and increasingly shoving aside their human counterparts”You might think — or hope, if you’re a nerd...
Machine Learning Just Made It Really Easy To Break Into Your Phone

Machine Learning Just Made It Really Easy To Break Into Your Phone

We’ve all seen movies and television shows where a hacker sprinkles powder on the pin pad to reveal latent fingerprints and guesses the passcode using the most pressed buttons. What if...

IoT Raises New Challenges for Assigning Liability

 It’s the dead of winter.As you drive on your daily commute to work, you rely on an app and road signs to show you real-time road conditions. The app and signs...

Bad Car Design Kills: Self-Driving Cars or Not

Wrecks caused by self-driving cars have gotten a lot of heat in the press lately, sparking debate on whether or not machines can be safer than humans. But bad car design,...
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Bill Gates Doesn’t Actually Want To Tax Robots

Last week, Bill Gates made headlines when he said, “you’d think we’d tax the robot at a similar level .” This was spun on various news sites as “Bill Gates thinks we...

Digital Footprint – What Facebook Knows About Me

Earlier this year, DuckDuckGo, a search engine committed to protecting its users’ privacy, reported that the website received more than 14 million searches a day. That figure pales in comparison to...
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Huge Vulnerability Discovered in the Ring Doorbell

Last October, a botnet comprised of ~100,000 Internet of Things (IoT) devices, driven by a virus called Mirai, launched a DDOS attack against Dyn DNS. This attack disrupted service to several...

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Internet of Things World 2017 Recap – 8 Takeaways

Internet of Things World 2017, held at the Santa Clara Convention Center, concluded on the 17th, bringing together hundreds of companies and leaders in...

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