A Q&A with Microshare.io CEO Ron Rock
The much-touted revenue opportunities flowing from the Internet of Things — the coming online of millions of new data streams thanks to web-enabled devices – has so far been constrained by a combination of factors. First, the networks designed to harvest this data are by and large closed loops: proprietary silos that help an individual manufacturer, transport company or utility monitor the health and performance of components without exposing them to third parties. The other big challenge lay in the realm of security […]
The Shape of Feeds to Come
By Michael Moran
Imagine your self-driving car kidnapping your daughter and demanding a $500,000 ransom. Or the 3D printer production line you installed at a cost of tens of millions of dollars downing tools and demanding a raise to end its ‘virtual strike.’ Or the proprietary data feed you have sold to a major financial services firm suddenly providing falsified results, moving markets and opening your company to insider trading charges.
The target of opportunity list for the Internet of Things (IoT) is long and poorly understood even […]