Tag Archives: Internet of Things

Making or selling Internet of Things (IoT) devices? Six reasons you need to be thinking about data protection

By Peter Brown, Technology Group Manager. With the demand for connected toys, smart watches and smart home accessories growing rapidly it’s safe to say the IoT market is booming. At the same time, barely a week goes by without hearing … Continue reading

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The 12 ways that Christmas shoppers can keep children and data safe when buying smart toys and devices

This article was amended on 24 November 2017 to add additional material. By Steve Wood, Deputy Commissioner (Policy). In an increasingly digital world, more and more toys and devices aimed at children now have internet-connected technology. As the Christmas shopping … Continue reading

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The Internet of Things: what is it and what does it mean for you?

By Andrew Paterson, Senior Technology Officer Picture yourself coming home from work in twenty years’ time. The house alarm reacts to a signal from your car as you pull up on the drive and turns off. The alarm then triggers … Continue reading

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