Category: Technical Articles

Technical papers written in the field of wireless sensor networks

Will We Be Able to Control Superintelligent Machines?

While great advances are being made in Artificial Intelligence (AI), some scientists have forewarned us of the risks of a super-intelligent AI that may be difficult to control. Making use of theoretical calculations, an international team of researchers, inclusive of…

Backdoor in Zyxel Devices. Make Sure You’re Patched

Recently, a backdoor built into Zyxel device models was discovered and is being exploited by hackers. These device models are used by multitudes of people as VPNs, firewalls and wireless access points. According to a researcher from a Netherlands-based security…

India’s Plans for 5G Technology In 2021

During the widespread pandemic that plagued 2020, what kept people connected was technology services and telecom networks. Despite the general lockdown in most countries and the halt of economic activities, education, healthcare, information as well as entertainment was accessible to…

US Agencies Hacked in Cyberespionage Campaign

The networks of the Treasury and Commerce departments were hacked as part of a monthlong global cyberespionage campaign that. This was revealed on Sunday just days after FireEye— a popular cybersecurity firm— reported that it had been breached in an…

New App Alerts Users About Data Collection Around Them

Billions of IoT gadgets including microphones, smart cameras and others are hidden in plain sight and are tracking our movements, activities and even facial expressions. Fortunately, there is an app and digital infrastructure that allows users to discover such devices,…

Police Drones are Starting to Have a Mind of Their Own

In a city in Southern California, drones using artificial intelligence are assisting investigations, while presenting a somewhat controversial question on civil rights. In Chula Vista, California, when the police receive a 911 distress call, with just the press of a…

Deep Learning In IoT Devices

Deep learning, a branch of artificial intelligence, curates social media and helps serve Google search results. In the near future, deep learning may be able to check your vital organs or even regulate your thermostat. The researchers at MIT recently…