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ETSI Releases Cybersecurity Standard for Consumer IoT Products

ETSI, a Europe-based tech standards organization, has released a cybersecurity spec for consumer Internet of Things products.

6 New IoT Development Kits

Here's a round-up of recently released kits, covering a wide range of use cases.

Microsoft Expands Azure IoT Edge Capabilities

Microsoft expanded the capabilities of its Azure IoT Edge solution for bringing cloud intelligence to the edge, adding the capability to run in virtual machines.

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Arduino Announces IoT Cloud Beta

The new cloud offering will reportedly "connect the cloud to the world around you" and providing functionality to "log, graph and analyze sensor data, trigger events, and automate your home or business."

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New Ubuntu Core 18 Targets IoT Security

Canonical released a version of its popular Ubuntu Linux distribution specifically designed to run embedded in Internet of Things devices, with a focus on security.

Study: Device Companion Apps Expose IoT Security Vulnerabilities

With device firmware being too hard to access and analyze, researchers focused on potential security vulnerabilities introduced by code in faulty companion device apps, finding multiple problems.

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Cisco Takes Intent-Based Networking to the IoT Edge

Cisco Systems unveiled an expansion of its new-age networking solution, with one of the new areas of reach being the edge of the burgeoning Internet of Things.

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Linux Foundation Offers Open Source Framework for Edge, IoT

The Linux Foundation believes the edge computing space -- where IoT and other devices do their own processing -- is so proprietary and fragmented that it created an umbrella organization to bring things to common order, at least in the open source world.

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Developer Report: IoT Is 'Most Realistic New Tech'

Of all the new game-changing, cutting-edge technologies on developers' radar for 2019, the Internet of Things holds the most promise of immediate real-world adoption, according to a new report from HackerRank.

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Firm Says Nearly Half of Companies Can't Detect IoT Security Breaches

With the Internet of Things gaining prominence on multiple fronts, security still remains a big challenge, according to digital security company Gemalto.

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Java Card 3.1 Bakes In IoT Device Security

Oracle's new release of Java Card 3.1 boosts Internet of Things functionality with features that address use cases in markets including telecom , payments, cars, wearables and more.

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Bsquare Touts Cloud in 2019 for IoT, Chooses AWS as Partner

Bsquare sees great things ahead in 2019 for the cloud in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) space, in which it offers its DataV suite of edge-to-cloud IoT services and software.

Verizon IoT DevKit Program Starts with AWS Cloud

In kicking off a new initiative to help organizations more easily manage, scale and monetize Internet of Things solutions and applications, Verizon is starting with the Amazon cloud.

Survey Finds Businesses Moving to Embedded BI in IoT and Edge Computing

Embedded BI in applications using data from Internet of Things devices is growing in importance, according to the 2018 Edition Embedded Business Intelligence Market Study by Dresner Advisory Services.

Nutanix Announces Intelligent Edge Service for IoT

Nutanix recently announced Xi IoT, a new service designed to provide real-time, intelligent edge computing capabilities for Internet of Things (IoT) projects.

Report Outlines IoT, IIoT Protocol Vulnerabilities

Trend Micro has detailed a number of issues it discovered within two top Internet of Things (IoT) communication protocols: MQTT and CoAP.

IoT Vitals Sensor Platform Gets Update for Linux, Raspberry Pi

Olea Sensor Networks have announced an update to its OleaSense development platform, designed for its OS-3010 wireless sensors, which are used for the real-time collection of heart and respiration data inside, for example, smart vehicles.

AWS Announces New Services for IoT Dev, IIoT

This week Amazon Web Services (AWS) launched several new Internet of Things (IoT) services for developers, as well as those using AWS for industrial IOT (IIoT).

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IoT Survey Finds Adoption Slower Than Hype Might Indicate

One problem with adoption may be lack of practical and revenue generating use cases for IoT.

Microsoft Touts Azure IoT Partners and Smart Cities Efforts

Microsoft recently highlighted a few partners that have joined its smart building and smart cities efforts using Microsoft Azure IoT services.

Low-Code IoT IDE Launched

Digi-Key Electronics has announced a new design tool called DK IoT Studio, a low-code integrated development environment (IDE) just for IoT projects.

Dell and Foghorn Team Up for IIoT on the Edge

FogHorn this week announced a new collaboration with Dell EMC designed to offer industrial and commercial customers "end to end" solutions for industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) deployments.

Arm Sees Neoverse Serving as Infrastructure for Edge, IoT, 5G Future

The company says Arm Neoverse solutions will provide the "performance, security and scalability" required for the microarchitecture of the future.

Multiple TCP/IP Vulnerabilities in AWS FreeRTOS

According to researchers, "multiple vulnerabilities" in the FreeRTOS TCP/IP stack can "allow an attacker to crash the device...and remotely execute code on it, thus completely compromising it."

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Vendors Announce Partnership To Develop 'Quantum-Safe' Security for IoT

DigiCert Inc., Isara Corp. and Gemalto have announced they are forming a partnership to create "advanced, quantum-safe" security solutions for IoT devices.