Tag Archives: Internet of Things

Iain Cameron of Industrial Strategy Communications writes from Berlin.

I met the CEO of Rework, Nikita Johnson, recently at a Nesta brainstorming event on digital health services. As a result I decided to attend their two day conference in Berlin last week. It was held in an excellent conversion … Continue reading

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BT catapults MK into IoT

Buckinghamshire town Milton Keynes is set to become an Internet of Things (IoT) trailblazer thanks to a new initiative being led by BT and IoT/M2M specialist Neul. The two companies have signed a memorandum of understanding with Connected Digital Economy … Continue reading

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David Cameron announces £45M spend on IoT technologies.

Prime minister David Cameron has announced that the government will invest a further £45m in technologies relating to the Internet of Things (IoT), and that UK and German universities will collaborate to research 5G. Cameron was joined by German chancellor … Continue reading

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Davos: Marissa Mayer says IoT will create tipping point.

Marissa Mayer: Yahoo boss highlights the rise of the sharing economy. Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer believes the Internet of Things and mobile will create a “tipping point” for businesses in 2014 that will change everyone’s lives “like never before”. … Continue reading

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Wi-Fi Enabled Refrigerator Started Sending Spam Emails

It has been claimed that far from keeping tins of spam cool, a Wi-Fi connected smart-fridge had been taken over by hackers who used it to send spam emails instead. According to the security vendor, Proofpoint between December 23 last … Continue reading

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