• What’s Ahead for EVs?

    What’s Ahead for EVs?

    The EV (electric vehicle) discussion is multifaceted. One common question is which comes first—the vehicles or the infrastructure? […]

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    Airbiquity Now Uses INRIX and Parkopedia

    It’s no secret that traffic and limited parking availability are annoyances motorists don’t want to have to deal with after a long commute. […]

  • S&T AG to Buy Echelon Grid Operations

    S&T AG to Buy Echelon Grid Operations

    Upon completion of regulatory approvals, a deal enabling S&T AG, www.snt.at, to purchase the grid operations of Echelon, www.echelon.com, will be complete. […]

  • Over-The-Air Security Is Major Priority

    Over-The-Air Security Is Major Priority

    Not long ago, James Comey, director, FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigations), described the current state of the cyber world as a “playground” and added it “is a very dangerous place right now.” […]

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What’s Ahead for EVs?

The EV (electric vehicle) discussion is multifaceted. One common question is which comes first—the vehicles or the infrastructure? […]

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S&T AG to Buy Echelon Grid Operations

Upon completion of regulatory approvals, a deal enabling S&T AG, www.snt.at, to purchase the grid operations of Echelon, www.echelon.com, will be complete. […]

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Over-The-Air Security Is Major Priority

Not long ago, James Comey, director, FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigations), described the current state of the cyber world as a “playground” and added it “is a very dangerous place right now.” […]



 

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AT&T’s Lurie Is CEO

If you’ve been in the wireless connected devices industry for any length of time now then you know the name Glenn Lurie. […]

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Patent Report: Aug. 12-19, 2014

It looks like some of our favorite companies have shaken off the summer doldrums and are back to normal levels of patent grants. […]


The Peggy Smedley Show

Now They’re Talkin’

  • Peggy Smedley says a collaborative effort between the government, industry, and academia can help bring about better cyber protection for infrastructure and businesses.
  • According to Bryan Sartin, director of RISK Team, Verizon Enterprise Solutions,  four out of five of the initial points of entry in cyber attacks leading to theft of information come from weak, default, easily guessed, or stolen credentials.
  • Ben Feinstein, CTU director of operations and development, Dell SecureWorks,believes our reliance on new technologies is surpassing  our ability to secure and understand the interconnectedness of these devices.
  • Although embedded systems are growing fast, Mark Brooks, senior research engineer, Southwest Research Institute, www.swri.org, sees system update issues and costs as two problems involved with products using these technologies.
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