The new Internet of Things has the potential to compensate for Africa's legacies of underdevelopment.
Using sound waves to disrupt sensor functions is just one of a growing number of "side-channel attacks" that could affect our devices.
New standards and regulations are beginning to govern how companies protect customers' data. Companies ignore this vital issue at their peril, both financially and legally.
The latest release from WikiLeaks, of information about CIA hacking efforts, is yet another reminder of how Americans and our government must better protect our secret information.
Public spaces are becoming new arenas for people power – and it's all down to how you use your smart phone.
A new diagnostic smartphone app is a modern move for the health provider.
This will be the year when the Internet of Things becomes intelligent -- and useful.
A new coalition of bodies representing regional Australia is calling on the government to help guarantee better access to the internet and the networked economy.
If we can change people's behaviour we won't be so at risk from cyber attacks.
The recent cyber attack on the Dyn infrastructure shows why the internet of things poses a risk to us all.
Data surveillance has become increasingly invasive and its scope has broadened.
A recent massive distributed denial-of-service attack by compromised Internet of Things devices highlights a growing cyber security threat.
Space tourists will need someone to show them around. This is just one of several jobs that currently don't exist but are expected to be a reality with in a decade.
A year after its launch, Windows 10 continues to evolve and improve upon its predecessor. However, the privacy concerns still haven't gone away.
Until recently data was largely retrospective, telling a story of the past. Real-time feeds are revolutionary.
Our homes are getting smarter and more connected – but at what cost to energy use?
Governments too often hinder change, when instead they should aim to foster an organic innovation ecosystem. This is more about bottom-up innovation than top-down schemas.
Smart home technologies have some major security weaknesses that better design and programming could solve.
In an age of data-driven urban science, we need to remember how Jane Jacobs gave voice to the multiple languages, meanings, experiences and knowledge systems of a vibrant city.
New and imagined digital technologies have important ethical implications. We should devise relevant social norms through a high-profile, public, collaborative process.