• M2M Tech Helps Keep Schools Safe

    M2M Tech Helps Keep Schools Safe

    Unfortunately, schools are not safe from criminals of all ages who are intent on harming other people—even if those people are children. […]

  • Consumers Want More Connected Utilities

    Consumers Want More Connected Utilities

    A recent study suggests grid reliability is so important to a good chunk of Americans that they’d be willing to pay extra on their monthly utility bills to subsidize technologies that could boost reliability. […]

  • ResCube provides Safety and Simplicity

    ResCube provides Safety and Simplicity

    One Call Alert, www.onecallmedicalalert.com , a medical alert monitoring system, gives individuals the freedom to live independently and feel safe doing so. […]

  • The Art of Zen…Thermostat

    The Art of Zen…Thermostat

    The old saying of “keep it simple” has been taken to heart by thermostat developer Zen, www.zenthermostat.com. […]

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M2M Tech Helps Keep Schools Safe

Unfortunately, schools are not safe from criminals of all ages who are intent on harming other people—even if those people are children. […]

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Consumers Want More Connected Utilities

A recent study suggests grid reliability is so important to a good chunk of Americans that they’d be willing to pay extra on their monthly utility bills to subsidize technologies that could boost reliability. […]

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ResCube provides Safety and Simplicity

One Call Alert, www.onecallmedicalalert.com , a medical alert monitoring system, gives individuals the freedom to live independently and feel safe doing so. […]

  • News_Zen

The Art of Zen…Thermostat

The old saying of “keep it simple” has been taken to heart by thermostat developer Zen, www.zenthermostat.com. […]



 

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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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Google, Trains and Wearables, Oh My!

Earlier in my career, I worked in mid-town Manhattan (the heart of New York City). Every working day, I would commute an hour to and an hour from the city on Metro-North, one of the larger metropolitan train systems in the U.S. […]


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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