“Security For The IoT Is Tough And Risky. A Security Breach Can Put Human Lives At Risk”

A smart home hub can be connected either locally or to the cloud that uses such protocols as Zigbee, Z-Wave, Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. Karan Kumar, co-founder and chief technology officer, Hogar Controls, discusses with Deepshikha Shukla advantages of Z-Wave technology and the security features required for home automation. Q. Which technologies are used for home […] Source : https://iot.electronicsforu.com/expert-opinion/iot-security-tough-risky-breach-human-lives/ Date : August 14, 2019 at 12:13PM Tag(s) : #IOT, India, Security

Accton Provides IoT Based Solution For Smart Life Integration Platforms

Accton, a provider of communication solution, presents smart home and living solutions that aids in monitoring real-time status using multiple wireless sensors, including a door/window sensor, motion sensor, siren, smoke detector, gas detector, temperature/humidity sensor, power socket, along with an IP camera. The software has introduced a specially designed all-in-one smart device – WaltzOne, that integrates […] Source : https://iot.electronicsforu.com/headlines/accton-provides-iot-based-solution-for-smart-life-integration-platforms/ Date : August 14, 2019 at 09:11AM Tag(s) : #IOT,India

A New IoT-Based Device That Prevents Fuel Theft From Heavy Vehicles

A fuel tank guard developed by the students CVR College of Engineering, Hyderabad helps truck drivers to comabat fuel theft menace. The students were declared as one of the finalists at the Smart India Hackathon 2019.  At the third edition of Smart India Hackathon, held earlier this year at IIT-Kharagpur, students from CVR College of […] Source : https://iot.electronicsforu.com/headlines/a-new-iot-based-device-that-prevents-fuel-theft-from-heavy-vehicles/ Date : August 13, 2019 at 04:03PM Tags : #IOT,India

New Zealand Allows for Employee Payments to be Made in Cryptocurrency

A recently published ruling  (pdf) from the New Zealand tax authorities has opened the doors for employers in New Zealand to pay their staff in cryptocurrencies. In the light of places like India whose central bank has fought tooth and nail to ban cryptocurrency and won the move from New Zealand is quite progressive. Holding, […] Source : https://www.the-blockchain.com/2019/08/13/new-zealand-allows-for-employee-payments-to-be-made-in-cryptocurrency/ Date : August 13, 2019 at 02:44PM Tags : #BLOCKCHAIN