A world where everything you touch and everything that touches you is connected to a global computer and communication network like the Internet means that “total transparency” has finally been achieved. 245 more words
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LAS VEGAS — Google’s Nest “smart” thermostats may be the most secure devices in the “Internet of Things,” but can still easily be hacked into, three researchers showed today (Aug. 383 more words
The 20 most hackable CARS revealed: Report lists the smart vehicles that are most at risk of having their systems hijacked
Security experts have warned for months that smart cars are vulnerable to hackers, and now a pair of researchers has revealed the specific vehicles that are at the greatest risk. 310 more words
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Privacy is a hot-button issue in the tech world. How will it fare in the age of pervasive computing – a world of billions of connected devices, systems, and services exchanging personal data?
Last Friday the MRS held its first Connected World conference – a social media research event with a difference. Though the attendees were social media researchers and clients, the speakers were almost entirely drawn from outside the research business. 865 more words