Reaper: The Next Evolution of IoT Botnets

Reaper: The Next Evolution of IoT Botnets

iStock By now, everyone should be aware of two things related to IoT devices . The first is that these devices are being deployed everywhere. They range from wearable devices, smart appliances, and networking devices, to small, lightweight devices (such as sensors) that have been integrated into critical infrastructure, to Medical devices that monitor patients […]

Managing IoT with Edge Computing

Managing IoT with Edge Computing

New edge infrastructure streamlines management of IoT devices and data. It can’t be denied: Edge computing is quickly escalating in importance as industrial enterprises realize they need a way to manage the large amount of data now entering the equation with the increased adoption of the internet of things, especially as devices are evolving to […]

Bosch's IoT start-up to work with malls, retailers

Bosch’s IoT start-up to work with malls, retailers

New Delhi: Bezirk , an IoT start-up which is supported as an independent business by Bosch , is working with malls and retailers to provide personalized in-store marketing services to customers in order to increase sale. The Bangalore based firm has started working with Landmark group’s Spar Hypermarket to provide personalised messages, in-store navigation and […]

Beating IoT Big Data With Brain Emulation

Beating IoT Big Data With Brain Emulation

LAKE WALES, Fla. — To beat Big Data, according to German electronics company Robert Bosch, we need to tier the solution by making every level smart — from edge sensors to concentration hubs to analytics in the cloud. Luckily, we have the smart sensors of the brain — eye, ears, nose, taste-buds and touch sensitivity […]

Singapore Says $2 Billion in Funding Available for Fintech Startups via FinTech Festival Investor Summit

Singapore Says $2 Billion in Funding Available for Fintech Startups via FinTech Festival Investor Summit

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is reporting that up to USD $2 billion was made available to Fintech startups at the annual Singapore FinTech Festival Investor Summit. MAS reports that 1000 attendees, including entrepreneurs and investors, participated in the “Deal Day” at the finale. The Investor Summit is part of a four month long […]

Financial criminals increasingly target cryptocurrency

Financial criminals increasingly target cryptocurrency

Tarek Kuzbari, managing director of Group-IB. (Photo: Group-IB) The findings of the study were announced at an event to mark Group-IB’s increased global presence in the Middle East, Turkey, Africa, and South Asia, with headquarters in Dubai. Hackers in these regions are increasingly focusing their attention towards the crypto industry, which includes initial coin offerings […]