5G Internet of Things IoT

Report: 5G IoT Connections forecast to reach $8 billion by 2024

A new report released by Juniper Research, the analyst firm focusing on technology research and reports, has that total operator-billed revenue from 5G IoT connections will reach $8 billion by 2024; rising from $525 million in 2020. The 5G Networks in IoT: Sector Analysis & Impact Assessment 2020-2025 stresses that operators develop value-added services to […]

Internet of Things IoT

Report: intelligent street lighting to reach 1.2 million in 2023

Smart street lamps or intelligent street lighting is on the rise according to the latest research report released by Berg Insight, an IoT analyst company.  The report states that at the end of 2018 there were 10.4 million smart street lamp bases installed globally, and that number is expected to reach 1.2 million in 2023. Intelligent […]

5G Internet of Things IoT

Xiaomi announces $7.2 billion investment in 5G and AIoT over the next five years

Xiaomi’s Founder and President, Lei Jun, has announced a five year dual-engine strategy which incorporates 5G and AIoT (AI + IoT) with plans to invest 50 billion yuan ($7.2 billion) over that time. In the New Year letter, Jun stated that 2020 was a key year for Xiaomi to promote its “5G + AI + […]

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Samsara Launches its Smart Luggage Range Enabling Real-Time Tracking

Source: Samara, Samsara tracking technology locating lost baggage Samsara Luggage is set to launch its new range of smart luggage, equipped with the latest IoT tracking technology. Last year alone 24.8 million pieces of baggage were misplaced and it is for this reason that the company has designed a bag for the new generation of […]

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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 […]

Cybersecurity Internet of Things IoT

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 […]

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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 […]

IoT Mobile devices

Xiaomi celebrates 2019 Fortune 500 list ranking; gives workers gifts of company shares

Xiaomi has made it into the 2019 Fortune 500 list for the first time. The company was ranked at no. 468 on the list, one of seven to be included from the Internet Services and Retailing category. Founded in 2013, Xiaomi is the youngest company to be included in this year’s list, except for companies […]

Cybersecurity IoT

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. […]

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Wearable fitness tracker for your pooch released

There are numerous fitness trackers on the market for us humans, and now man’s best friend has one too! PoochPlay is the first wearable fitness device for your dog, striving to offer users an all-in-one solution to their canines’ health & fitness management.  Designed to be ‘totally dog-proof’, PoochPlay effortlessly attaches to the dog’s collar […]

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Softbank predicts 1 trillion connected devices will create $11 trillion in value by 2025

Softbank Group Chief Operating Office Marcelo Claure said in a keynote speech at Arm TechCon 2018 in San Jose, California that that a trillion connected devices on the internet of things will generate $11 trillion in value by 2025. This is based on the assumption that about 100 IoT devices will exist for every person. […]