Internet of Things

Internet of Things

One mom discovered her baby monitor had been hacked — she’s not alone

Watching your baby via your 21st century baby monitor seems like the responsible parent move, but as one South Carolina mother found out, you may not be the only one...

Microsoft program provides a decade of updates for Windows IoT devices

If you have an essential Internet of Things device running Windows 10 IoT Core Service, you don’t want to be worried about security and OS patches over a period of...

Amazon Echo recorded a familys conversation and sends it to a random contact

Audio recordings of the family's conversation were sent to the husband's employee. There was no warning or indication that the conversation had been sent.

As A.I. takes over, Microsoft’s CEO sees the entire world as one big computer

At a presentation in London, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said the right metaphor as the company moves forward in an A.I.-first world was to view the Earth as one big...

Google Home, Home Mini receive limited period discounts in India

Google is also offering an ad-free Gaana access to all Google Home and Home Mini users till October 31, 2018. The Google Home has been discounted...

Amazon, Google lead global smart speaker market in Q1 2018, Apple fourth

Amazon and Google together accounted for 70 percent of the global smart speaker market share in Q1 2018 ...

Meet Alchemist Accelerator’s latest demo day cohort

An IoT-enabled lab for cannabis farmers, a system for catching drones mid-flight and the Internet of Cows are a few of the 17 startups exhibiting today at Alchemist Accelerator’s ...

Technology innovation on the second half of the chessboard

Paul Asel is managing partner of NGP Capital and a global technology investor for more than 25 years. EarthNow recently announced a $1 billion investment, perhaps the largest-ever Series A financing...

Samsung Research Institute in India preparing Bixby for IoT home devices

As tech giants like Google, Amazon and Apple integrate their voice-enabled digital assistants into more devices, Samsung, led by its R&D Institute in India, is busy infusing Artificial Intelligence (AI)...

Researchers show inaudible smart speaker commands can be hidden in audio files

Smart speakers are the next big piece of tech to waltz into our homes, but researchers have shown that they can be hijacked with almost any...