Call for Papers: Rediscovering Trust in the Datafied City

The Datafied City is seen as holding out the prospect for new forms of problem solving and governance. From Singapore’s Smart...

Senators Push Amazon to Explain Echo Privacy Gaffe

Senators Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and Christopher Coons (D-Del.) have written a letter to Amazon's Jeff Bezos, following reports that...

FTC Bureau Comments on IoT Product Hazards

A group of staff at the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection (BCP) have warned that poorly secured IoT devices could result in...

Betrayed by our Smart Homes

"The House That Spied On Me" is an investigative report that involved the installation of assorted 'smart' devices in a family...

Presentation: Governing the Internet of Things

Forum founder Gilad Rosner gave a presentation at American University's Internet Governance Lab in Washington DC, in partnership...

FTC Seeks to Improve Security Update Practices

Information the FTC requested from mobile device manufacturers was examined in conjunction with information from wireless carriers...

Millions of Smart TVs with Privacy and Security Risks

The Consumer Reports group has evaluated top smart TV brands and found that popular Roku-based TVs are vulnerable to...

Germany bans children’s smartwatches

Eavesdropping concerns and security failings were behind last week's decision in Germany to ban sales of various children's...