Global Cyber Alliance Launches Cybersecurity Development Platform for IoT Devices

The Global Cyber Alliance, a global, cross-sector effort dedicated to eradicating cyber risk has launched the Automated IoT Defence Ecosystem (AIDE). The cybersecurity platform enables small businesses, manufacturers, service providers and individuals to identify vulnerabilities, mitigate risks and secure IoT devices against the growing number of attacks on IoT devices. The AIDE platform automatically collects data […]

Microsoft announces new research report on state of IoT adoption

Microsoft recently announced IoT Signals, a new research report on the IoT landscape globally. Microsoft surveyed over 3,000 IoT decision-makers in enterprise organizations in order to give a view of the IoT ecosystem, with adoption rates, related technology trends, challenges, and benefits of IoT. According to the findings of the report, IoT adoption is growing rapidly […]

Japan to Hack 200 Million IoT Devices in Preparation for Olympics

The Government-backed National Institute of Information and Communications Technology is preparing a national sweep of approximately 200 million IoT devices in preparation for upgrades to cybersecurity ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, according to officials. The Japanese Government approved a legal amendment giving the green light to this unique course of action on January 25, 2019. […]

Year in Review: Our Top Stories From 2019

2019 was an action-packed year full of innovative technology and the InnovaTech team would like to thank all our readers for their support. In honor of the new decade that lies ahead we thought we would round-up some of our favorite stories from 2019: Hubble Space Telescope’s Observations Used To Produce Image Containing 265,000 Galaxies […]

Weekly roundup: December 6, 2019

Mixcloud, the UK based music streaming service, has been breached leaving an estimated 20 million users’ account information exposed. The hack which obtained email addresses, usernames and passwords were placed on the dark web for sale for $4,000, according to Market Research Reporting. Mixcloud has since issued a security notice confirming “that hackers sought and gained […]

Events

Whilst we try our best to source technology events from around the world, a large number of events are currently being affected by the coronavirus and may be postponed or cancelled. Please check their websites for up-to-date information on the events.  Are we missing an event? Email Xianique with your event listing at Xianique.nel@innovatechnews.com

CUJO AI Platform Surpasses 500 Million Monitored, Protected Connected Devices

CUJO AI, a company using Artificial Intelligence to improve the security, control and privacy of connected devices in homes and businesses, has announced that it has surpassed 500 million connected devices under monitoring worldwide. The CUJO AI platform uses an advanced set of machine-learning algorithms to detect, recognize and classify connected devices, used applications and […]

Komatsu looks to smart construction solutions harnessing Microsoft Azure to boost productivity

Komatsu, the Japanese company that manufactures a variety of military, forestry, mining, and industrial equipment, has turned to Microsoft’s Azure cloud for data management and insights in order to better productivity. In 2009, the Tokyo-based corporation began collecting productivity data using on-premises servers and in 2014 “KOM-MICS” was launched, an Internet of Things (IoT) system […]

Apple to Acquire Intel’s Smartphone Modem Business in $1 Billion Deal

Apple will acquire the majority of Intel’s smartphone modem business in a $1 billion agreement. Under the agreement, approximately 2,200 Intel employees will join Apple, along with intellectual property, equipment and leases. The transaction is expected to close in Q4 of 2019, subject to regulatory approvals and other customary conditions. Apple will hold over 17,000 […]

Trump and FCC announce US 5G initiatives

U.S President Donald Trump announced alongside Ajit Pai, Chairman of The Federal Communications Commission(FCC), a number of measures that are to be put into place to encourage the growth of 5G across America. In the ongoing race to be the first nation with 100% 5G commercial network coverage, the FCC and Trump administration will auction […]

Space

A view of the next-generation Chinese crew spacecraft during pre-launch processing. Credit: CCTV China Launches Test Crew Capsule Using New Long March 5B Rocket May 15, 2020 China has sent a test crew capsule into orbit, using its new Long March 5B rocket for the first time on May 5. Mysterious Monster Star-Making Galaxy Has Been Discovered […]

Technology

Facebook Bets Big On India With $5.7 Billion Reliance Deal May 14, 2020 Facebook is set to spend $5.7 billion to buy a 9.99% stake in Reliance Industries’ digital arm, as it capitalizes on WhatsApp’s extensive reach in the country. Facebook Announces New Policy Banning Deepfakes February 8, 2020 Facebook has released a policy that […]

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InnovaTech News brings you the latest in technology news, covering topics such as cybersecurity, mobile technology, space, science, smart cars and much more. Emily Nicholls is Founder and Editor of InnovaTech News based in London and Corfu. She loves anything to do with artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, IoT and 5G. Follow her on Twitter @emilynicholls18 Emily can […]

Cybersecurity

REVIEW: Bitdefender INTERNET SECURITY 2020 June 1, 2020 The last few months have seen an unprecedented increase in cybersecurity attacks, both on companies and… Living Security Raises $5 Million To Help Big Enterprise With Security Awareness Training In A Work From Home World Living Security, a provider of security awareness software for enterprise customers has […]

Telecom & Wireless

Liberty Global And Telefonica Announce Merger Of Their U.K. Operations To Create The Leading Fixed-Mobile Provider In The Country Report: 5G IoT Connections Forecast To Reach $8 Billion By 2024 March 10, 2020 A new report released by Juniper Research, the analyst firm focusing on technology research and reports, has that total… Xiaomi Announced $7.2 Billion Investment […]

1NCE sells more than 1 million SIM cards

1NCE, the Cologne-based IoT carrier, has sold 1 million SIM cards since launching five months ago. The company, which provides mobile communication between devices on the Internet of Things (IoT) offers users an IoT flat rate of €10 for 10 years. The package includes 500 megabytes and 250 SMS as well as full access to […]