seguranca-de-celular

O conceito de Casa Conectada ou Casa Inteligente, antes restrito aos filmes de ficção científica, faz cada vez mais parte da vida real.

seguranca-de-senhas

Uma startup canadense apela para o coração das pessoas com uma proposta um pouquinho mais ousada: a Bionym trabalha em um sistema para transformar o ritmo dos batimentos cardíacos de cada indivíduo em uma senha definitivamente pessoal.

smart-homes

The buzzwords “smart home” and the “Internet of things” refer to gadgets that can communicate with each other, smartphones and the cloud. Take Nest, which was bought by Google for $3.2 billion. It’s a thermostat that learns its owner’s preferences, sends data out for monthly energy reports and can be controlled via smartphone or tablet.

eid-cards

Nigeria – home to 160 million residents – is launching a national identity smart card that will include biometrics and an EMV payment application. At the end of August the first residents of Nigeria received their copy of the eID, a contact, polycarbonate smart card that replaced the current printed plastic identification document. 

digital-parenting

Inspiration comes from a variety of sources, but movies can be particularly powerful for kids and teens. This list of movies can spur action. Many of these films have a specific aim to persuade viewers to think a certain way, so parents can help kids understand different sides of the issues as a means of … Continued

screentime

I’m often told how hard it is to parent in this digital age. So many decisions about devices, software, apps and games have to be made and at increasingly younger ages. Amazon and others have created tablets for preschool kids and parents are buying smartphones for kindergartners. And there’s a potty training app complete with … Continued

connected-families

I’m often told how hard it is to parent in this digital age. So many decisions about devices, software, apps and games have to be made and at increasingly younger ages. Amazon and others have created tablets for preschool kids and parents are buying smartphones for kindergartners. And there’s a potty training app complete with … Continued

egovernment

Online voting has the potential to boost election participation around the world, but is not yet ready to be widely rolled out due to security risks, a study released Wednesday said. 

mass-transit

As part of implementing a multi-mode transport ticketing system for the Metro Rail, the Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) is planning to roll out a smart card that will help users meet all their payment needs, including transportation and shopping.The smart cards could be used both on the networks and ticketing terminals.

voting

Online voting has the potential to boost election participation around the world, but is not yet ready to be widely rolled out due to security risks, a study released Wednesday said.