The IEEE is embarking on an ambitious effort to build a overarching architecture for the Internet of Things, spanning a multitude of industries and technologies.
By Stephen Lawson | 20 September, 2014 06:17
Citrix is laying out a new strategy to position itself as a "software-defined workplaces" company that enables its customers to have a mobile workforce that can access everything they need to be productive from anywhere and on any device.
By Brandon Butler | 19 September, 2014 01:19
If you get stuck in traffic a lot, your next car may be able to talk to other vehicles and help keep you off jammed roads.
By Stephen Lawson | 18 September, 2014 03:09
Gogo will offer in-flight connectivity with speeds at up to 70Mbps on Virgin Atlantic's aircraft, once a deal between the two companies is concluded.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 18 September, 2014 01:12
The Wi-Fi Direct standard for linking two devices without a LAN is about to get easier to use.
By Stephen Lawson | 16 September, 2014 10:54
Facebook is releasing mcrouter, its software for turning many cache servers around the world into one distributed system, as open source.
By Stephen Lawson | 16 September, 2014 10:23
The inaugural Samsung Open-Source Conference opens Tuesday morning in Seoul, with keynotes from well-known figures in the open source world and a hackathon focused on Tizen, the company's in-house mobile operating system.
By Jon Gold | 16 September, 2014 06:01
Making life easier is the whole point of both home automation and remote controls, so the group behind the ZigBee home network specification has tried to bring the two together more tightly in a new standard.
By Stephen Lawson | 12 September, 2014 11:37
The enterprise and data centerSDN market grew 192 per cent in 2013 and is poised to reach $US18 billion by 2018, according to Infonetics Research.
By Jim Duffy | 12 September, 2014 06:00
T-Mobile USA is making a big bet on Wi-Fi, offering unlimited voice calls and text messaging over any Wi-Fi network on every new smartphone it sells, including on networks outside the U.S.
By Stephen Lawson | 11 September, 2014 09:55
Two major emerging network trends, Software-defined networking (SDN) and Internet of Things (IoT), are destined to intersect, with one perhaps dependent on the other.
By Jim Duffy | 08 September, 2014 23:30
NTT has successfully tested technology for optical Internet backbone connections that can transmit 400Gbps on a single wavelength.
By Tim Hornyak | 06 September, 2014 03:53
A consortium of some of the Internet's most visited websites, including reddit, Imgur, Wordpress, and Mozilla, will prominently display a spinning red loading icon on Wednesday, September 10, in a protest against planned FCC rules changes that would undermine the principals of net neutrality.
By Jon Gold | 05 September, 2014 06:25
Big name academic and vendor organizations have unveiled a consortium this week that's pushing Named Data Networking (NDN), an emerging Internet architecture designed to better accommodate data and application access in an increasingly mobile world.
By Bob Brown | 05 September, 2014 05:18
Sony has now joined Microsoft, LG Electronics and other consumer electronics vendors in the AllSeen Alliance, strengthening the group's effort to make "Internet of things" devices work together.
By Stephen Lawson | 03 September, 2014 05:50
That software-defined networking (SDN) is a coming reality is starting to gain traction in IT security circles, with some vendors arguing it could lead to a level of interoperability in security largely missing at present.
By Ellen Messmer | 30 August, 2014 01:02
Intel says it is producing a 3G modem, an essential component for Internet of Things (IoT) devices, smaller than anything else produced in the world.
By Patrick Thibodeau | 28 August, 2014 06:06
The Internet's seething Web of content resembles endless bubbles popping to the surface for only a day, then vanishing, a security study from Blue Coat Systems released today indicates. That means there are a huge number of new, unknown and transient sites daily, posing challenges to determine whether they are benign, or should be blocked as dangerous.
By Ellen Messmer | 26 August, 2014 22:48
LG's new video teaser showing off a round-faced smartwatch to debut next week at the IFA show begs a central question: What do users want in a smartwatch?
By Matt Hamblen | 26 August, 2014 04:15
Mozilla today announced that a smartphone powered by its Firefox OS mobile operating system went on sale in India, one of the key markets that the company has targeted.
By Gregg Keizer | 25 August, 2014 23:59
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