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Mitsui USA Partners With Rajant To Advance Industrial Internet Of Things...

Companies to Jointly Leverage Rajant’s Wireless Networking Technology, Information Assurance Credentials for New MarketsPHILADELPHIA – April 25, 2017 – Rajant and Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc. (“Mitsui USA”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, announced today that they will jointly develop and market Rajant’s Kinetic Mesh™ wireless networks, and extensive information assurance and security expertise to solve the advanced communications challenges of IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things), drones, V2V (vehicle... Source: RealWire

Oracle plans ‘startup organization’ focused on cloud computing, AI, and VR

Oracle is hiring people for a "new startup organization" inside its North America operation that will focus on key technology trends, including cloud computing, internet of things, artificial Intelligence, and augmented and virtual reality.The Solut...

BrickerBot, the permanent denial-of-service botnet, is back with a vengeance

New botnet squadrons wage fiercer, more intense attacks on unsecured IoT devices.

FBI allays some critics with first use of new mass-hacking warrant

Judge authorized order allowing US to change data in thousands of infected devices.

Node.js exec director: Our project is transformational

The Node.js Foundation was formed in 2015 to serve as a steward over the Node.js sever-side JavaScript platform, providing a new governance model and taking over leadership from Joyent. Now, the foundation has hired its first executive director, Mar...

Kill Chain & the Internet of Things

IoT "things" such as security cameras, smart thermostats and wearables are particularly easy targets for kill chain intruders, but a layered approach to security can help thwart an attack.

LPWA World to help operators transform global IoT networks

London, UK. 20 April 2017 - The most comprehensive, technology-agnostic Internet of Things (IoT) networks event, LPWA World, is set to take place in the UK next month with the main aim to help public and private operators make sense of the many differe...

Open the pod bay doors, Watson: IBM introduces “cognitive rooms”

Will have a "wake word" like Google Home, Amazon Echo—but you can choose it.

Avoid "Hal."

Homeland Security warns of ‘BrickerBot’ malware that destroys unsecured internet-connected devices

Reminiscent of the Mirai botnet that brought down large swathes of the US internet last year, this new malware targets poorly-secured Internet of Things devices and renders them useless.

Vigilante botnet infects IoT devices before blackhats can hijack them

Hajime battles with Mirai for control over the Internet of poorly secured things.

Intel scraps annual IDF event as it looks beyond PCs

After 20 years, Intel is scrapping its marquee annual Intel Developer Forum event, where tech enthusiasts gathered to load up on the chipmaker's news and technologies.IDF started off in 1997 as a small event in Palm Springs, California.

The show was later moved to San Francisco and vastly expanded during a boom in the PC market.[ Get the scoop on the internet of things at its most fundamental level and find out where it's headed, in InfoWorld's downloadable PDF and ePub. | Pick up the latest insight on the tech news that matters from InfoWorld's Tech Watch blog. ]But with the PC market slowing down, the attraction of IDF has also dwindled.
Intel's future isn't tied to PCs but instead to areas like data centers, autonomous cars, modems, the internet of things, and manufacturing. To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

Forget Mirai – Brickerbot malware will kill your crap IoT devices

Rogue code aims to create permanent DoS A new form of attack code has come to town and it uses techniques similar to Mirai to permanently scramble Internet of Things devices.…