IoT Infographic

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a much-discussed and rapidly evolving topic. For example, see 1, 2. Today’s post focuses on a 2017 IoT report and related infographic synopsis by the folks at BI Intelligence. As reported by Peter Newman for Business Insider: “The Internet of Things is disrupting businesses, governments, and consumers and transforming how […]

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Informative IoT Video

As we reported before, according to TechTarget: “The Internet of Things (IoT) is a system of interrelated computing devices, mechanical and digital machines, objects, animals, or people that are provided with unique identifiers and the ability to transfer data over a network without requiring human-to-human or human-to-computer interaction.” Now, there is a new video on […]

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Ransomware: A NOT So Humorous Look

As we’ve reported before, the ransomware threat has many negative effects. Ransomware “is malware. The hackers demand payment, often via Bitcoin or prepaid credit card, from victims in order to regain access to an infected device and the data stored on it.” [Ransomware: The Smart Person’s Guide, by James Sanders] How pervasive is the threat […]

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An Oracle Infographic on the Internet of Things

With the rapid advancement of technology around the globe — and our expanded use of connected devices — the Internet of Things (IoT) is here in full force, and major IT companies are acting accordingly in expanding their client offerings. But for those who are unfamiliar with or unsure about the concept, what exactly is […]

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