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Top tips for Internet of Things security and privacy

Learn how to “shop smart” for connected devices. You don’t want to have to return a connected device because it is spying on you. Returning things is a pain. Learn how to “shop smart,” and buy privacy respecting connected devices so you won’t have to. Sourced from Internet Society – GetIOTsmart • Read the reviews. Read more…

PowerYako – using IoT to monitor energy consumption

During the SafeHouse Stakeholders Consultation, Joseph Ngatia explained the workings of the IoT project that monitors electricity consumption in homes and enterprises. The project, dubbed “PowerYako” is by Neverest Solutions. The project is profiled on the #SafehouseAfrica portal as an Internet of Things initiative. According to PowerYako, their solution is an SMS based Smartmeter Energy Read more…

KALRO’s review of IoT for Agriculture

During the SafeHouse Stakeholders Consultation, Dr. Moses Olum presented on KALRO’s project to test and licence an IoT for Agriculture Project from Huawei that uses IoT collars on Cows to monitor activity such as when a cow is on heat. Dr. Olum is a veterinarian and had sought support from SafeHouse Africa on how to Read more…

Training at PillarTV in Kerugoya, Kenya

SafeHouse.Africa offered introductory training on #SafetyOnline, #IoTSecurity, #DigitalID issues during a skills training session at PillarTV in Kerugoya County on 17th January 2020. The youth were recruited to join the Internet Society and received ISOC swag such as badges and lapel pins as a first step towards an agreed partnership with the media house. #SafehouseAfrica Read more…