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IoT Security Review

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From the robot to the table

The kitchen is one of the spaces that interests the inhabitant of a connected house (Smarthome) the most. It is true that we live in a time of changes where digital transformation is increasingly present in many areas. The IoT (from “Internet of Things”)  in particular is taking more weight in our day-to-day routines and…

IoT also applies for fashion stores

June is over and the sale signs are already hanging in all the store showcases. This year and after a 6.2% drop in clothing sales in May caused mainly by the weather, clothing brands will have to go beyond the traditional discounts and focus more on the customer experience in order to sell more and…

Blast Press Conference Summary

Last 12th June, Cristina Marcos, our Marketing Manager, participated at the Blast Press Conference as representative of the Manufacturing Panel along with Giorgia Zunino, NATO expert in “Future Trends and Human Factor” representative of the Health panel and Paolo Dimauro, Marketing and Communication director at GEC – “Giochi Elettronici Competitivi” representative of the Entertainment Panel.…

How is IoT technology helping the environment?

Top 6 projects/ways in which IoT technology is already helping the environment On June 5th, the World Environment Day is celebrated. Traditionally, during that day,  the UN launches campaigns on environmental matters. This year,  the focus was put on wildlife. Fortunately, nowadays we are becoming increasingly aware of the environmental issues. Even if we think…

Cybersecurity 101: Debriefing

At Barbara IoT, one of our missions is to make information about the Internet of Things and Cybersecurity more accessible. That’s why, on April 9th, we organized an  IoT Day meetup following the invitation of the IoT Council to carry out an event, hackathon or afterwork with people interested in the Internet of Things. After…

IIC Endpoint Security Best Practices

Quite recently, The Industrial Internet Consortium has released an interesting paper with their Recommended Security Best Practices for the Endpoint. Barbara IoT is always excited with this kind of initiatives as we strongly believe there is a lot of work to do in IoT security and the device is probably the weakest link currently present in…

Security and Smart Homes

You leave the office after a long day of work, and during the return journey, you take out your mobile phone and with a simple gesture you send a command to your kitchen robot so it begins to bake the dinner, set the temperature of the thermostat to 24ºC and check that your teenager has…

Connectivity as tomorrow’s driving.

In 1989, we all got in that DeLorean with Marty McFly and dreamed that by 2015, the cities would be full of flying cars. That vision of Zemeckis and Spielberg in the movie Back To The Future: Part II is not far from our reality, in which the driving experience and the search for new…

Blockchain 101: what it is and what it is not.

You’ve probably heard a lot of recent news about products, software and other things involving blockchain technology and you may have doubts about that. Here you have some tips to help you understand what  blockchain is, what it is not and what it is close to be: What it is: Blockchain is a distributed storage…

Barbara in the Asia IoT Business platform

Last week Barbara IoT,  in collaboration with the European-Malaysia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EU-MCCI), travelled to Malaysia to attend the Asia IoT Business Platform and meet relevant agents in the ASEAN IoT market. The show In the show, Barbara had a booth within the EU Pavilion, together with other European IoT-related companies such as…