Smart cities

Smart cities

A sharp lesson for IoT device security

  Kevin Bocek, Vice President of Security Strategy for Venafi comments on Hewlett-Packard’s Smart Watch Study, which found major security flaws in top brand smartwatches. HP’s report...

HP study finds smartwatches susceptible to attack

HP recently unveiled results of a report confirming that smartwatches with network and communication functionality represent a new and open frontier for cyber attack....

Not-so-smart cities?

Great Britain has embarked on an ambitious plan to replace the electric and gas meters in people’s homes and businesses with ‘smart’ devices that...

Expert warns car companies on the costs of failed software

A leading software quality company has warned vehicle manufacturers that they must place quality assurance at the centre of their systems, before they suffer...

The Top 10 Trends in Testing, according to Cigniti

The new CTO of Cigniti, an independent software testing company, has identified 10 trends he believes will define 2015. Pradeep Govindasamy took up his...

Feeding the 9.6 billion

If it is to feed the 9.6 billion global population predicted by 2050, the farming industry must embrace the internet of things (IoT), says...

Substantial investment in cloud-based predictive analytics

A recent $100 million investment into cloud-based predictive analytics illustrates substantial growth this field. Applied Predictive Technologies (APT), a purely cloud-based predictive analytics software company, received...

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