HP found 25 vulnerabilities per device including everything from TVs to thermostats to home alarms and scales.
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The aim of DARPA's CORONET project, which included IBM, AT&T, Applied Communications Sciences and others, was to create technology that could string together cloud networks on the fly to keep the Internet and government running.
Pivotal said it will dedicate engineers to contribute installation, configuration and management capabilities to Ambari.
Airbnb is making strides to tap into what has been a relatively overlooked opportunity for the accommodations website.
Amazon's Fire Phone has the design quality you might expect from Apple's iPhone, or Samsung's Galaxy S5. It's a strong contender in the Android space, even if it misses a few enterprise targets.
The Fire Phone has one flagship feature: a display with three-dimensional aspects. Other software elements in the retail giant's debut smartphone are gimmicky at best. This device feels like a work in progress.
The deployment marks the first time a major department store chain rolled out iBeacon-based technology across its units.
Chinese government investigators dropped in on multiple Microsoft offices throughout the country, according to reports.
The storefront offers pretty basic products, like jewelry, knickknacks and bobble heads, but the draw is that shoppers can personalize item details.
It's the Android-rival mobile operating system that never was. At least for now, anyway.