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New research suggests a way to map precisely where and how to use groundwater recharge to refill Californian aquifers and stop the land from sinking.
Companies that are already embracing IoT in their factories are finding that the benefits supersede the barriers
The entire digital universe is expected to reach 44 zettabytes by 2020.
There are major risks associated with the proliferation of connected devices that capture our data.
5G will enable new revenue streams from IoT and industrial applications, and accelerate digitalization in the Middle East and Africa.
Smartphones are the most pervasive, versatile and capable connected devices we use on a daily basis. So how do we harness their capabilities for scientific data collection?
It's up to manufacturers, retailers and regulators to convince consumers that the internet of things is safe, says Philippa Hunt of Consumers International.
As the world wide web turns 30, we are only just beginning to realise its potential – for good and bad.
From an initial set of connections based in the US, a satellite link to the UK started the the beginnings of a global network of connected computers.
From advanced phishing to remote access and distributed denial-of-service attacks, cybercriminals are using ever more advanced technology. How vulnerable are you?
The temptation to profit from personal data has to be stemmed if the internet of things is to fulfill its potential.
Tech and business may slowly be embracing their social responsibilities – but they have to partner up if they are to fulfil their real potential.
In just 30 years the web has become part of everyday life for millions. But how much do you know about it, and how certain are you of its future?
Businesses that capitalize on the power of ecosystems will be better placed for an uncertain future