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Tomorrow's Smart Cities Will Be Data Driven

by Tim Heath on 2017-03-23 07:20PM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-Transport & Travel, BUSINESS-Production-Utilities

Over 70% of the world's population will live in urban areas by 2050 - but don't think that means you will be able to get lost in the crowd.

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Could Hackers Turn the Lights Out?

by Neil Telford on 2017-03-15 08:43PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Production-Utilities

For a long-time computer security experts have warned about the threat hackers pose to the systems that help control the power stations, water treatment plants and transport systems we rely on.

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Hacker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy: Future Cyberwar

by Tim Heath on 2017-01-30 11:16AM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Defence, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Production-Utilities

Lights Out: Someone wants the power down. Someone is sowing chaos and waiting to take advantage. This is how a cyber war begins.

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Smart City Technology Is Growing

by Neil Telford on 2017-01-24 10:00PM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Production-Utilities

The adoption of smart city technology to manage traffic, water supplies, air pollution and other needs will see an upswing this year in US cities.

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Canadian Police Investigating Hydro Cyberattack

by Neil Telford on 2017-01-17 02:09PM in TECHNOLOGY-Hackers, NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Production-Utilities

A cyber-attack on an archaic, unused IP address at Hydro One could be part of a broader hacking campaign, security experts say.

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Internet of Things – For Smart and Secure Cities

by Neil Telford on 2016-11-21 03:12PM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Production-Utilities

The Internet of Things (IoT) merges software and hardware with network connectivity, for the benefit of creating smart cities and safe cities.

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Critical Infrastructure Is The Next Target

by Neil Telford on 2016-09-08 05:24PM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Production-Utilities

The way we think about cyber-attacks changed when Ukraine experienced the first recorded power outage caused by a cyber-attack.

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Google Uses AI To Save On It’s Energy Bills

by Neil Telford on 2016-08-10 05:24PM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms, BUSINESS-Production-Utilities

Its artificial intelligence division, DeepMind, has cut Google's data centres' energy consumption by 15%, using a machine-learning algorithm.

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ISIS Is Tooling Up For Cyber Jihad

by Tim Heath on 2016-08-09 01:35PM in NEWS-News Analysis, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Production-Utilities

Islamic terrorists are arming themselves with the technical tools & expertise to attack the online systems underpinning critical infrastructure.

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Infrastructure Security in the Age of Ransomware

by Tim Heath on 2016-07-12 01:43PM in NEWS-News Analysis, GOVERNMENT-Police, FREE TO VIEW, BUSINESS-Services-IT & Telecoms, BUSINESS-Production-Utilities, BUSINESS-Production-Energy

Critical infrastructure including electric and water utilities are being temporarily shut down as ransomware plagues corporate systems.

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