Companies playing Russian roulette with customer data as 86% of sysadmins admit using basic access control security

Digital identity and credentials expert Intercede announced the results of research into how UK systems administrators, those who manage the operation of computer systems, or those who hold such assess rights are protecting and securing sensitive data within their organisations.

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Cash dies a death: Nearly half those surveyed believe all UK payments will be made in-app by 2022

New research among 2,000 UK adults by supermarket app Ubamarket has revealed how out-dated payment systems are driving away customers. Shoppers across the UK are turning away from time-consuming checkout queues and towards rapid payment methods, new research has found.

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Growing case for virtual and augmented reality in retail car sales, EU research shows

New research across Europe’s five largest economies polling 1,000 people who either own, or plan to buy a car, highlights the potential for immersive technologies in the automotive marketplace.

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Semiconductor solutions provider MaxLinear joins HomeGrid Forum’s Board of Directors

HomeGrid Forum has announced that MaxLinear has joined AT&T, BT, CenturyLink, Marvell and Sigma Designs on the Board of Directors to help support the deployment of G.hn technology.

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Bitcoin transactions values to exceed $92bn as Brexit and possible Trump Presidency fuel prices

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the total value of Bitcoin transactions is expected to exceed $92 billion this year, up from less than $27 billion in 2015.

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Cloudian, Dentsu and QCT claim first smart data-driven advertising model in Japan

Cloudian, Inc, said to be the only fully S3-compatible object storage provider and a provider of software-defined smart data storage, has launched a targeted roadside advertising project for digital signage using big data and deep learning in Tokyo, Japan.

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mPOS to process over 40% of retail POS transactions value by 2021

A new study from Juniper Research has found that smartphone and tablet-based mobile point-of sale terminals will take on a significant role in businesses, handling 40% of all retail transaction value by 2021, up from an expected 12% in 2016.

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Winning over the Webroomer

The rise of the Webroomer in today’s retail market is a key demographic that retailers cannot afford to ignore.

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Monetising IoT demands a smart revenue management strategy

Transforming itself into a major value-added player that is a key part of the IoT value chain is not necessarily straightforward for a CSP, but it is expected to be a key part of many CSPs’ vision.

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Bridge Alliance and the Global M2M Association collaborate to drive growth in M2M and IoT markets

Bridge Alliance and the Global M2M Association (GMA) announced their new partnership and the live demonstration of their advanced Multi-Domestic Service.

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Future of Wireless International Conference

Event date: 21-22 June 2016 IET London: Savoy place Future of Wireless International Conference

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IoT in retail: Transformation of the shopping experience

The last 30 years of technological development has taken individuals and societies into the information era. The Internet and then the rapid adoption of mobile technologies and devices has affected all realms of our daily lives.

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8th Future of Wireless International Conference focuses on boardroom impact of connected world

Now in its 8th year, the 2016 Future of Wireless International Conference will turn its attention to the boardroom and explore how industry leaders are planning to transform and build new business models to harness a world with ubiquitous wireless.

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Telkomsel partners with Jasper Wireless to power M2M and Internet of Things in Indonesia

Jakarta, Indonesia (Business Wire) — Telkomsel, the largest mobile operator in Indonesia, is partnering with Jasper Wireless, the connected devices platform powering the mobile Internet of Things (IoT), to deliver machine-to-machine (M2M) connectivity to enterprises.

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RACO Wireless signs up Apriva and partners with Enterprise Mobile

RACO Wireless, a machine-to-machine (M2M) provider for T-Mobile USA, Inc., today announced that Apriva, a provider of end-to-end wireless transactions and secure information solutions, will utilise RACO Wireless to support Apriva’s Point of Sale (POS) customers that use 2G payment terminals.

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Andy Jordan joins M2M Now as Brand Director

Kings Hill, Kent, UK. February 10, 2012 — The publishers of M2M Now, WKM Ltd, are delighted to announce the appointment of Andy Jordan (pictured) to the new post of Brand Director. He will be responsible for extending the M2M Now brand worldwide through a variety of new services, while enhancing awareness of the brand

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