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Read out range of IoT and Hardware news, including the latest updates on Google Home, Alexa and Raspberry Pi. Packt Hub also provides guides on how to build your own IoT applications to bring the smart home to you.

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Arm announces new CPU and GPU chipsets designs, Mali-G77 GPU, Cortex-A77 CPU, and much...

Yesterday, Arm, the company that has its basic chip architecture utilized by most of the smartphones, announced new designs for its premium CPU and...
Amazon plans to move fro

Amazon to roll out automated machines for boxing up orders: Thousands of workers’ job...

Recently Amazon has shown tremendous growth in bringing in automation to warehouses. But now it seems Amazon is taking up automation and AI on...
IoT application

How much does it cost to build an IoT app?

According to a Gartner study, the estimated approximate amount to be spent on the connected things (IoT related services) for the year 2017 was...
Industrial Internet Architect

Linux forms Urban Computing Foundation: Set of open source tools to build autonomous vehicles...

The Linux Foundation, nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, on Tuesday announced the formation of the Urban Computing Foundation (UCF). UCF will...

Google to kill another product, the ‘Works with Nest’ API in the wake of...

Update: Included Google’s recent plan of action after facing backlash by Nest users.   At this year’s Google I/O developer conference, Google announced that it is...
Interview with Gremlin CTO about chaos engineering

Introducing Open Eye MSA Consortium by industry leaders for targeting high-speed optical connectivity applications

Yesterday, the Open Eye Consortium announced the establishment of its Multi-Source Agreement (MSA) to standardize advanced specifications for optical modules. These specifications are for...

Google I/O 2019: Flutter UI framework now extended for Web, Embedded, and Desktop

At the ongoing 2019 Google I/O, Google made a major overhaul to its Flutter UI framework. Flutter is now expanded from mobile to multi-platform....
Microsoft HQ

Microsoft Build 2019: Microsoft showcases new updates to MS 365 platform with focus on...

At the ongoing Microsoft Build 2019 conference, Microsoft has announced a ton of new features and tool releases with a focus on innovation using...
Apple iOS 12 beta 2

Apple convincingly lobbied against ‘right to repair’ bill in California citing consumer safety...

Apple is known for designing its products in a way that except for Apple experts none can easily repair them in case of any...
Apache Kafka update

Google’s Sidewalk Lab smart city project threatens privacy and human rights: Amnesty Intl, CA...

Sidewalk Toronto, a joint venture between Sidewalk Labs, which is owned by Google parent company Alphabet Inc., and Waterfront Toronto, is proposing a high-tech...