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Smart Linux Home Hubs Mix IoT with AI

Eric Brown for  Industrial, rather than home, applications will likely dominate the Inte

Why Insurance Companies Want to Subsidize Your Smart Home

Stacey Higginbotham for MIT Technology Review:  Insurers such USAA and American Fami

Can Google Catch Up to Amazon and Win the Smart Home Race?

Mathew Ingram for Fortune:  Google is famous for coming to the market late. The search-engin

Step Up Your Smart-Home Security Now

NATHAN OLIVAREZ-GILES for The Wall Street Journal:  Connected cameras and other smart-home

Amazon Will Let the Mailman Unlock and Enter Your Smart Home

Mike Brown for Inverse:  Amazon is trialing a new technology that would allow delivery pe

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7 ways to keep your smart home from being hacked

Kari Paul for MarketWatch:  As the recent announcement that 500 million Yahoo email accounts were hacked shows, emails and passwords are never fully safe. On a daily basis, hackers use strategies like phishing scams to steal usernames and passwords, posing as a bank or other legitimate establishment to trick users. Consumers should be wary of any email asking for personal information and always check the sender address to be sure it’s based at the website the sender claims to be (like an email address versus a deceptively similar location like or No measure will guarantee users won’t be hacked (email addresses can even be spoofed, and there are ways to check for this by tracing IP addresses). But a number of actions can be taken to lower the risk of hacking and secure your home.  Cont'd...

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Parks Associates Releases New Whitepaper Examining Next-Gen Solutions for IoT Tech Support

Research Shows New Opportunities for IoT Support Solutions and Data Analytics for Smart Home Products and CE Devices

eSentire Wins Best IT Security Service in 2016 HFM U.S. Hedge Fund Services Awards

Win Emphasizes Exceptional Customer Service and Innovative Product Development in the Hedge Fund Space

Privacy and Data Security Concerns Expand among IoT Consumers

Industry Webcast addresses privacy and security concerns for consumers

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