Internet of Things

Internet of Things

Smart home makers hoard your data, but won’t say if the police come for...

A decade ago, it was almost inconceivable that nearly every household item could be hooked up to the internet. These days, it’s near impossible to avoid a non-smart home gadget,...

Add some nature to your tech with Mui, a wood panel that’s also a...

Are you so immersed in technology that you long for a touch of nature in your home? You could get some potted plants — or you could invest in Mui,...

Twilio launches a new SIM card and narrowband dev kit for IoT developers

Twilio is hosting its Signal developer conference in San Francisco this week. Yesterday was all about bots and taking payments over the phone; today is all about IoT. The...

Banksy’s rigged art frame was supposed to shred the whole thing

In the connected future will anyone truly own any thing? Banksy’s artworld shocker performance piece, earlier this month, when a canvas of his went under the hammer at Sothebys in London,...

Facebook reportedly working on a camera-enabled video streaming device for TVs

The device is said to be named "Ripley" internally and borrow the Smart Camera feature to track users in a video call from the new Portal...

Google’s smart home sell looks cluttered and incoherent

If any aliens or technology ingenues were trying to understand what on earth a ‘smart home’ is yesterday, via Google’s latest own-brand hardware launch event, they’d have come away...

Amazon Echo Show, Echo Input to launch in India early next year

Amazon says it plans to bring the second-generation Echo Show and the Echo Input to India in early 2018. Prices are expected to be Rs 16,700...

Xiaomi launches three new smart TVs, Mi Band 3, Mi Home Security Camera, Mi...

Xiaomi has finally launched some of its smart, IoT enabled devices in India, which were once exclusive to users in China. As the company previously teased, it has announced seven...

Alexa-powered devices to support Skype calling soon

The new Skype calling feature on Alexa-powered Echo devices is a result of the deepening collaboration between Microsoft and Amazon when it comes to voice recognition...

Xiaomi to launch five new smart home devices in India on September 27

Xiaomi has teased the launch of a new smart TV, an IoT enabled surveillance camera, a new fitness tracker, an air purifier and possibly a suitcase.

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Facebook doubles its bereavement leave for employees

Facebook Inc is doubling its bereavement leave for employees and also introducing paid family sick time, Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said in...