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IoT devices: Hackers listened in on Trump and Kim in Singapore

IoT devices: Hackers listened in on Trump and Kim in Singapore

Russian hackers were allegedly hard at work during the Trump-Kim summit in Singapore on 12 June, scanning IoT devices such as IP phones in the city-state for loopholes to be exploited, according to research by F5’s threat intelligence team.

AT&T Brings NB-IoT Network to U.S. and Mexico

AT&T Brings NB-IoT Network to U.S. and Mexico

In order to enhance its North American Network Footprint for IoT Solutions and provide more choices for businesses, AT&T will launch a new NarrowBand IoT (NB-IoT) to meet the growing needs of business customers for a wide range of IoT solutions.

Intelligent footwear: Smart Shoe Helps Blind Navigate

Intelligent footwear: Smart Shoe Helps Blind Navigate

Students at the polytechnical school HTL in Mistelbach near Vienna have developed intelligent footwear that uses a smartphone app to help people with sight deficiencies detect obstacles and navigate their surroundings with greater ease.

Wirecard launches IoT retail showcase with biometric facial recognition

Wirecard launches IoT retail showcase with biometric facial recognition

Wirecard, international expert in digital financial technology, launched a new IoT shelf. The showcase combines IoT technologies with biometric facial recognition, thereby granting insights into a purchase and payment experience supported purely by biometric data.

GSMA Announces Completion of First European NB-IoT Roaming Trial

GSMA Announces Completion of First European NB-IoT Roaming Trial

The Associaton of mobile network providers GSMA announced that mobile operators Deutsche Telekom and Vodafone Group have successfully completed the first international NB-IoT roaming trial in Europe using licensed technology.

B2B Shopping around the clock – automated Würth24 store opens in Vöhringen

B2B Shopping around the clock – automated Würth24 store opens in Vöhringen

Würth GmbH opened its first Würth24 branch in Vöhringen, Germany, where customers can meet their immediate needs from Monday to Saturday.

IBM and Twiga Foods Introduce Blockchain Based Micro financing in Nairobi

IBM and Twiga Foods Introduce Blockchain Based Micro financing in Nairobi

Twiga Foods, a business-to-business logistics platform for kiosks and food stalls in Africa, formed a collaboration with IBM scientists in Nairobi to build and test a blockchain-enabled finance lending platform.

IoT World 2018: Samsung Artik Helps Untangle IoT

IoT World 2018: Samsung Artik Helps Untangle IoT

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. showcased its latest IoT solutions at IoT World 2018 demonstrating how smart factories, intelligent buildings and asset managers using Samsung Artik IoT solutions.

Connected Planes Take Off

Connected Planes Take Off

AT&T and Honeywell are collaborating to deliver Internet of Things (IoT) technology to aircraft and freight solutions in countries across the globe, in Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia, Africa and Australia.

Brazilian Airport Upgrades to real-time Tracking

Brazilian Airport Upgrades to real-time Tracking

Congonhas Airport, located in São Paulo, Brazil, has adopted a real-time location system (RTLS) that guarantees the best use of resources, while reducing costs and risks. Access control, vehicle tracking, and speed monitoring are performed through real-time data generation.