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Millions of Today’s IoT Devices Will Be in Tomorrow's Trash Heap

Millions of Today’s IoT Devices Will Be in Tomorrow's Trash Heap

Make no mistake; the Internet of Things is, depending on who you ask, already here, or soon to be on its way. More devices than ever before are connecting to the Internet, which has many security professionals up in arms to protect their networks. Yet, even if the Internet of Things is here, how long can we realistically expect most of these devices to stick around for?

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Why You Shouldn’t Chuck Your E-Waste In the Garbage

e_waste_management_400.jpgToday’s society practices a policy of upgrading to brand-new devices whenever the next big thing drops. We see this all the time when businesses want to keep up with the latest trends by upgrading to new workstations that utilize recent operating systems, or because their old hardware feels slow. However, this can have a negative effect on the environment in the form of e-waste.

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