In September 2016, tech company, Yahoo, disclosed that 500 million user accounts had been hacked in 2014. In December of the same year, they released a statement saying that a separate data security breach in 2013 compromised more than 1 billion accounts. Just like Yahoo, any business is a potential target of cybercrime. The majority of companies worldwide—90% of them to be exact—realize this, but … Continue reading Is your business prepared for these 11 Cyber Security Risks? [Infographic]
This is a guest post The most awaited Apple launch event is just a couple of days away (12 September), and several industries, along with the consumers, are excited for a variety of reasons. One of them – Internet of Things (IoT), with the launch of the most anticipated iOS 11 operating system update. Apple iOS 11 has stepped up and begun the Near Field … Continue reading Why Apple iOS 11 has a huge potential to unlock a whole new world of Internet of Things
Dreams.Build is disrupting the crowdfunding ecosystem by making it friendlier and flexible for dreamers (aka, innovators) to fund their startups, at the same time making a charitable impact in the world we live in. DeviceForward interviewed Dakota Gallimore, CEO and Founder of Dreams.Build, on why this crowdfunding platform is different, and how it’s positively impacting the startup ecosystem. How is Dreams Build different from other … Continue reading Build your startup dreams with the world’s first two-stage crowdfunding model
The number of devices that are connected to the internet has skyrocketed recently and was approximated to reach a figure of almost 5 billion by the year 2015. Not only that, projections made by various research firms project the increase was as much as 30% until 2015, after which it might increase five plus times to reach a figure of over 25-30 billion by 2020! … Continue reading IoT and connected cars: Are we heading to a sci-fi-like future?
Internet of Things or IoT can be defined as a network of connected electronic devices that gather, exchange and transmit data using various industry-recognized standards and protocols. Home appliances, lights, television, cars, and so on, are some of them but the list has already expanded across so many industries. There’s a reason why Amazon Echo and Google Home are making their foray into the voice-activated … Continue reading 6 ways how Internet of Things will impact businesses by 2020