Category Archives: Internet of Things

Future wars will be fought with physical and cyber robots: Get ready for the Internet of Battle Things

by Katyanna Quach of the Register (UK) A US Army researcher believes that wars will be fought with human soldiers commanding a team of physical and cyber robots to create a network of “Internet of Battle Things” in the future. … Continue reading

Posted in Artificial Intelligence, Controversial, Internet of Things, Robots, war

Internet of Things gets its zombie apocalypse, and this is just the beginning

By Adario Strange Winter is here. The Internet of Things (IoT) winter, that is.  All those digital routers, DVRs, “smart” kitchen appliances and IP-enabled cameras you assumed were innocuous as they worked away in the background of your life are … Continue reading

Posted in Big Data, Hacking, Internet of Things, Ransomware, Technology

After Years Of Warnings, Internet Of Things Devices To Blame For Big Internet Attack

By Steven Melendez On Friday, a series of massive distributed denial of service attacks disrupted access to major internet services including GitHub, Twitter, Spotify, and Netflix. The attackers apparently used tens of thousands of hacked internet of things devices—household appliances … Continue reading

Posted in Big Data, Cyber security, Hacking, Internet of Things, Technology

Forget Data Scientists – Make Everyone Data Savvy

by Bernard Marr Many companies are putting massive focus on recruiting the rare beasts that are data scientists. But in doing so, they often forget the need for creating a much more data savvy culture overall. You don’t have to … Continue reading

Posted in Big Data, Cyber security, Hacking, Internet of Things, Technology

The Internet of Things and the wisdom of crowds

  by Ryan Begley As the Internet of Things (IoT) continues its explosive expansion, I find myself wondering how side effects of the Internet of Things will weave their way into our everyday lives.   Emergence, says Wikipedia, is “a process … Continue reading

Posted in Big Data, Business, Internet of Things