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Smart city market set to grow by $2118bn by 2024

Smart city market set to grow by $2118bn by 2024

A report from Technavio said the decreasing price of connected devices is expected to fuel the market and highlights the smart governance and education segments as key areas for growth.

Smart home devices to lead in third wave of the wireless home

Smart home devices to lead in third wave of the wireless home

Devices such as smart thermostats, video cameras and smart appliances will overtake the smart TV and account for more than 60 per cent of wi-fi devices in use.

Two thirds of consumers think connected devices are "creepy"

Two thirds of consumers think connected devices are "creepy"

Consumers are distrustful of how devices collect data about people and their behaviours and more than half don’t trust them to protect privacy.

UK drive to keep smart homes safe

UK drive to keep smart homes safe

The Government has collaborated with manufacturers, retailers and the National Cyber Security Centre on plans to ensure security is embedded in the design process of smart devices

Intelligent cargo-handling via the IoT

Intelligent cargo-handling via the IoT

Orange Business Services is providing IoT connectivity to global cargo company Cargotec to safely and efficiently move goods around the world

Zigbee Dotdot now accessible over Thread

Zigbee Dotdot now accessible over Thread

The organisations claim it is the first solution to offer an open, interoperable IoT language running over an IP-based network