internet of things

What to do when your refrigerator starts advertising

May 21, 2014
Google may be planning to put ads in unusual places, like thermostats and watches.
Posted In: Google, ads, internet of things

PODCAST: Fixing infrastructure and American jobs

May 14, 2014
Cisco makes a move into the "Internet of Things." And, Fannie and Freddie start paying back the American taxpayer.
Posted In: infrastructure, internet of things, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

Cisco tries to navigate "The Internet of Things"

May 14, 2014
A look at Cisco's changing business model as it shifts to the cloud.
Posted In: cisco, internet of things

Google's start-up turn-ons: Intelligence, pushing limits and changing the world

Jan 27, 2014
If a start-up hopes to get Google's attention, there are a few essentials. First, be brilliant.
Posted In: Google, acquisitions, internet of things, ai, artificial intelligence

Google infiltrates the home through your thermostat

Jan 14, 2014
For $3.2 billion, Google purchased device maker Nest.
Posted In: internet of things

Google acquires Nest for $3.2 billion

Jan 14, 2014
Google could be moving in. The tech giant bought smart home thermostat maker Nest yesterday for $3.2 billion.
Posted In: Google, Nest, smart home, internet of things

Will I get stuck in the Kitchen Aid ecosystem?

Jan 6, 2014
At the big tech CES conference in Las Vegas, many new devices will come out that will help construct the internet of things.
Posted In: internet of things

What will happen in tech in 2014?

Dec 27, 2013
Twitter's IPO was one of the biggest tech events of 2013. What's in store for 2014?
Posted In: internet of things, innovation

Qualcomm's AllJoyn could make the 'internet of things' more of a reality

Dec 10, 2013
Wireless technology company Qualcomm has been building a new way for all our devices to communicate, and it just made the source code of this new protocol public.
Posted In: Qualcomm, internet of things

F.T.C. says webcam company has security flaws

Sep 5, 2013
The Federal Trade Commission has settled a claim with maker of webcams over security problems
Posted In: home security, internet of things, Federal Trade Commission, webcam