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Latest IoT news

Here you will find the latest news and most recent developments on the IoT, with regular updates and all the information you need.

Samsung SmartThings has over 200 million nodes that can help find lost devices

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 3 months ago

Google Home app gets a redesign with the latest update

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 3 months ago

Samsung SmartThings now allows Matter developers test IoT products

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 4 months ago

New SmartThings update renames Automations to Routines

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 10 months ago

Bixby Home Platform gets better but Galaxy Home will never grow bigger

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 11 months ago

It’s only a matter of time before SmartThings becomes the go-to IoT platform

One of the hurdles IoT device manufacturers have to overcome is that the ecosystem is not open enough for what it’s supposed to achieve. IoT devices should be able to interconnect and communicate seamlessly, but they’re often limited by different connectivity standards, software incompatibility, and other such things. Samsung wants to change this with the […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 11 months ago

SmartThings survey suggests people are ready to live in IoT smart homes

Smart home devices are becoming increasingly important for people when they’re looking to relocate, shows a recent SmartThings survey shared by Samsung. Nearly 75% of people surveyed claim that IoT is an important factor when purchasing a new home, as smart home devices can lower bills, improve security, and streamline various processes. The pandemic forced […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 1 year ago

New SmartThings app update with major UI changes available now

Earlier this week, Samsung announced a major update for the SmartThings app. The updated app gets a brand new user interface in addition to performance improvements that significantly speeds up load times. The updated app is rolling out now. We’ve got the APK available for download here on SamMobile, so you don’t have to wait […]

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 1 year ago

Like Good Lock, SmartThings Labs needs to be available worldwide

Samsung's SmartThings Labs experimental feature is limited to two markets, and this leaves many SmartThings users without a say in the platform's future.

  • By Danny Dorresteijn
  • 1 year ago

Massive SmartThings update is live with a new UI and improved speed

Samsung made a surprise announcement today when it revealed that SmartThings is getting a brand-new user interface that was designed with careful consideration to customer feedback. And aside from a refreshed look that makes it easier for users to control their IoT devices, Samsung also claims that the latest SmartThings version improves performance and speeds […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 1 year ago

Ancient Wi-Fi security flaw ‘FragAttacks’ has been dealt with by Samsung

A new security flaw was discovered and recently disclosed by security researcher Mathy Vanhoef — the same researcher who had discovered the KRACK Wi-Fi vulnerability nearly four years ago — and it’s a doozy. In fact, the researcher found dozens of vulnerabilities that affect hundreds of millions of Wi-Fi devices (if not more), from phones […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 1 year ago

Samsung and IBM want to help enterprises in the 4th Industrial Revolution

Samsung and IBM have joined forces to develop a new 5G-centric project designed to help businesses across all industries modernize their operations with the help of edge computing, 5G and hybrid cloud solutions. In essence, this collaboration is meant to help enterprises in The Fourth Industrial Revolution, aka Industry 4.0. Clients will be able to […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 2 years ago

Samsung India to collaborate with students on 5G, AI, and IoT development

Similar to its Industry-Academia program in South Korea, Samsung has announced an Industry-Academia collaboration program in India. The company hopes to stimulate the innovation ecosystem in India by helping students build capabilities to meet industry needs. The South Korean tech giant hopes to improve 5G, AI, and IoT technologies with the help of its new […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 2 years ago

Samsung wants to teach you all about IoT and app development for free

Samsung Brazil has launched the Code IoT 2020 online training program, giving aspiring students an opportunity to learn the ins and outs of programming, basic electronics, and the Internet of Things. The training program is free, it’s available in Portuguese, English, and Spanish, and enthusiasts who want to learn more on these topics can already […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 3 years ago

Samsung teases Age of Experience with a big focus on IoT, AI, and 5G

The year 2020 marks the beginning of the Age of Experience for Samsung, reveals the president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Division, Kim Hyun-suk, ahead of CES 2020. Samsung believes that the benefits of IoT and AI will finally be fully realized this year through 5G and that this advancement will blur the lines […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 3 years ago

Samsung’s CES 2019 press conference will focus on AI and IoT

Samsung normally unveils new home appliances and TVs at the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. It won’t be a different story in 2019. The Samsung CES 2019 press conference will revolve around these products in addition to its advancements in artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things. The company says that it will […]

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 4 years ago

Samsung wants to accelerate the launch of Bixby-powered home appliances

Samsung showcased its vision for IoT by making many Bixby and SmartThings-centric announcements at CES 2018. Samsung announced its DRVLINE self-driving car platform, new Family Hub refrigerators, 2018 SmartTV line-up, etc. – all of them linked to Bixby in one way or another. Bixby is a key component of the Samsung’s IoT vision as technology is […]

  • By Naresh
  • 5 years ago

Samsung’s ARTIK IoT modules gets OCF certification

Back in 2015, Samsung announced ARTIK- an open platform for developing Internet of Things devices. ARTIK IoT platform is a combination of hardware, software and cloud components aimed at faster development of IoT devices. It is an end-to-end solution for companies to effortlessly make, easily link, and safely operate IoT devices. ARTIK platform is flexible […]

  • By Martin R.
  • 5 years ago

Samsung’s new Secure Element will help manufacturers develop safer IoT systems

Samsung has taken the wraps off a new integrated Secure Element (SE) turn-key solution for Internet of Things (IoT) devices. The SE, which is on display at the firm’s Developer Conference in San Francisco, will help chip manufacturers employ reliable safety features, and bring innovative products and services to the market faster. For those interested […]

  • By Josh L.
  • 5 years ago

Samsung announces new ARTIK modules that vow to improve IoT security

Samsung announced new ARTIK system-on-modules and services for the ARTIK IoT platform, which have been designed to improve the security protocols used when transmitting data from a device to the cloud, at its Developer Conference in San Francisco on Wednesday. The new ARTIK modules combine hardware-backed security with pre-integrated memory, processing and connectivity for a […]

  • By Josh L.
  • 5 years ago
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