Do We Truly Own Anything in the Age of the Internet of Things?

Articles like the one in the Washington Post and other sites about the Garadget owner banning a customer from using it’s IoT garage door opener after some questionable behavior have to cause people to start paying attention to this age where you are paying for a physical product that is tied to a service hosted in the cloud.  The lines have been blurred when you truly own something free and clear and when a company … Read more

Where Can You Actually See The IoT In Action?

The Internet Of Things (IoT) has been a buzz-worthy tech topic for a long time now, despite the fact that most of us have only a vague understanding of it. It’s fairly easy to grasp the basic idea—the IoT connects our devices in a way that helps them to communicate automatically with each other—but the actual applications require a closer look to be properly understood. So where can you actually see these applications in everyday … Read more

Keep Hackers Away From Your Smart Gifts This Christmas

This holiday season, there won’t be a shortage of internet connected devices like Drone planes, Smartwatches, Smart TVs, cameras, microwave ovens, refrigerators, ACs and central heating thermostats, even medical devices like pacemakers on the market. While it might seem like a great idea to get Smart Gifts for Christmas for your friends and relatives, don’t hurry off just yet. As more aspects of our daily lives become network based, we are opening ourselves to increased … Read more