• Withings Acquired by Nokia

    Withings Acquired by Nokia

    This morning, Nokia announced that it had acquired Withings, maker of a variety of popular connected home and health accessories.You may know Withings for their smart WiFi scales, baby monitors, and “smart” watches, but they also make blood pressure monitors and odd-but-kind-of-neat alarm clock/light thingies.
  • IoT, Fitness Trackers Powering Consumer Tech Market

    IoT, Fitness Trackers Powering Consumer Tech Market

    Consumers are warming up to connected devices and Internet of Things (IoT) technology, according to a new report from the Consumer Technology Association (CTA).Portable wireless speakers, wearable fitness activity trackers, and wireless headphones experiencing the largest increase in household ownership from 2015 to 2016, the report found.
  • Get Smart With Stacey: How Do I Protect My Smart Home From Hackers?

    Get Smart With Stacey: How Do I Protect My Smart Home From Hackers?

    If you have smart home questions you'd like me to answer, send an email to [email protected] you have any tips regarding how to protect our home/network/mobile from Internet of Things vulnerabilities?
  • TAG Heuer Connected Now Comes in Rose Gold and Costs $9,900

    TAG Heuer Connected Now Comes in Rose Gold and Costs $9,900

    Now that Apple has stopped offering its ridiculously priced all-gold Apple Watch Edition, a real watchmaker has stepped in to take its place.The watch doesn’t do anything different than the version of Connected that we reviewed a year ago, it’s just now sporting a case and lugs with 18K rose gold.
  • Samsung's $8 Billion Harman Deal Drives New Era For IT Pros

    Samsung's $8 Billion Harman Deal Drives New Era For IT Pros

    As connected cars become more commonplace, IT professionals need to consider how employees are using these software-platforms-on-wheels to access and share work-related information.As connected cars become more commonplace, IT professionals need to consider how employees are using these software-platforms-on-wheels to access and share work-related information.
  • Samsung's $8 Billion Harman Deal Drives New Era For IT Pros

    Samsung's $8 Billion Harman Deal Drives New Era For IT Pros

    As connected cars become more commonplace, IT professionals need to consider how employees are using these software-platforms-on-wheels to access and share work-related information.As connected cars become more commonplace, IT professionals need to consider how employees are using these software-platforms-on-wheels to access and share work-related information.
  • Get Smart With Stacey: What to Consider When Building a Connected Home

    Get Smart With Stacey: What to Consider When Building a Connected Home

    The smart home is gaining ground, but it's still a muddle of confusing standards, competing platforms, and gadgets that don't do what you might expect.If you have smart home questions you'd like me to answer, send an email to [email protected]
  • Guide to a Smart Home Starter Kit

    Guide to a Smart Home Starter Kit

    The benefits offered by a smart home sometimes seem like the luxurious domain of those who can afford to live on the boundary of science fiction.But the reality is that smart home technology has been around for enough time that it’s no longer out of reach for most, and can be built in to even a starter home or apartment.
  • Inside the French Postal Service's IoT God Mode

    Inside the French Postal Service's IoT God Mode

    My destination was a movie theater built into the booth of La Poste, the French postal service.The film was designed to present La Poste's vision of the connected home and the Internet of Things (IoT), called simply Le hub numérique (Connected Hub).
  • Mozilla Lays Off Connected Devices Team

    Mozilla Lays Off Connected Devices Team

    The Firefox browser won't be coming to a connected TV near you any time soon, thanks to the Mozilla Foundation's decision to lay off the employees of its connected device division.Around 50 of the foundation's 1,000 employees will leave, including Senior Vice President for Connected Devices Ari Jaaski.
  • Tag Heuer's Connected Modular 45 is a Swiss timepiece first, smartwatch second

    Tag Heuer's Connected Modular 45 is a Swiss timepiece first, smartwatch second

    The Connected Modular 45 is an evolution of the Carrera Connected.There’s little doubt the Connected Modular 45 is aimed at a niche audience, but that’s not stopping demand outstripping supply.
  • Wanted: Protection From Intrusive Hacks for Connected Vehicles

    Wanted: Protection From Intrusive Hacks for Connected Vehicles

    The report was written by the alliance's Internet of Things Working Group and identifies 20 different potential attack vectors.Want to learn more about connected vehicle security?
  • Wanted: Protection From Intrusive Hacks for Connected Vehicles

    Wanted: Protection From Intrusive Hacks for Connected Vehicles

    It' Cloud Security Alliance sees danger, issues guidelines for how we'll need to secure the connected vehicle environment in the future.The report was written by the alliance's Internet of Things Working Group and identifies 20 different potential attack vectors.