11. July 2017 · Comments Off on Renewable Energy Record Set in U.S. · Categories: News · Tags: , ,

The U.S. set a new renewable energy milestone in March, in data released Wednesday. For the first time, wind and solar accounted for 10 percent of all electricity generation, with wind comprising 8 percent and solar coming in at 2 percent. The report was published by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), which collects and disseminates environmental data that is used to inform policymakers.

Source: Renewable Energy Record Set in U.S.

28. June 2017 · Comments Off on Global Smart Grid Sensors Market Major Manufacturers, Product Types, application, Share, Analysis · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

The Smart Grid Sensors research report by QY Research represents an inclusive evaluation of the Global Smart Grid Sensors Market and comprises considerable insights, historical data, facts, and statistical and industry-validated data of the global market. Additionally, it consists of estimated data that is evaluated with the help of suitable set of methodologies and assumptions. The research report highlights informative data and in-depth analysis of Smart Grid Sensors market and its corresponding segments that are based on technology, geography, and applications.

Source: Global Smart Grid Sensors Market Major Manufacturers, Product Types, application, Share, Analysis – 2017 – openPR

10. September 2016 · Comments Off on Wearable technology to transform biometrics but privacy issues loom: study · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

New research from Unisys Corporation reveals that law enforcement is expected to lead the incorporation of biometrics into wearable technology. However privacy concerns around the security of biometric data stored in the cloud need to be addressed as adoption becomes more mainstream.The survey of 54 biometrics professionals was conducted by Unisys at the Biometrics Institute Asia Pacific Conference held in Sydney, May 24-26, 2016.

Source: Wearable technology to transform biometrics but privacy issues loom: study | ET CIO

23. August 2016 · Comments Off on Best Firewall 2016: Cujo home firewall protects network, smart home · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

The device pictured at the top of this post might look like a cute little android straight out of a science fiction movie, but looks can be deceiving. The CUJO Smart Internet Security Firewall is all business, and it has just one single mission: protect your home network and smart home devices from hackers, viruses, malware and any other potential cyber threats. In a day and age where our computers store more and more sensitive data, devices like Cujo are absolutely crucial. It takes just 3 minutes to set up and it could save you months of headaches that you would have to deal with if you ever got hacked.

Source: Best Firewall 2016: Cujo home firewall protects network, smart home | BGR

18. August 2016 · Comments Off on Get Smart With Stacey: Is Apple HomeKit Worth the Hype?  · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

The smart home is gaining ground, but it’s still a muddle of confusing standards, competing platforms, and gadgets that don’t do what you might expect. But the promise of products that can make your life a little easier is hard to resist, so I’m here to answer the inevitable questions that arise.Whether it’s figuring out the best connected door lock to assembling the right recipe to wake you up with a faux sunrise at the optimal moment based on yourfitness tracker’s data, I’ve got you covered. As the host of The Internet of Things Podcast, I install a lot of gear and spend hours testing hardware and software to see what works. Smart homes are still pretty dumb, but I want to help you feel smart.

Source: Get Smart With Stacey: Is Apple HomeKit Worth the Hype? | Stacey Higginbotham | PCMag.com