Kayla Matthews

Kayla Matthews is an IoT enthusiast and senior writer at MakeUseOf. You can also find her writing on VentureBeat, The Next Web and ProductivityBytes.com.

What Do IoT Hacks Cost the Economy?

IoT hacks cost companies a lot of money. The overall cost of an IoT system hack varies depending on the number of affected devices,...

The Current State of IoT Cybersecurity

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), and what better time to talk about the current state of IoT cybersecurity? IoT devices range from...

How IoT Can Help With the Aging Population Problem

The world faces a pressing question: how can we care for aging citizens who are only getting older as life expectancy (LE) increases? Statistics...

6 Reasons Smart Home Devices Malfunction and How to Repair Them

Smart home devices are becoming more popular every day, and that means adoption is growing. By 2022, the global smart home market is expected...

How to Create a Foolproof Smart Home Security System

Home security systems can give you valuable peace of mind, primarily when you can’t monitor the premises in person. Even better, many of today’s options...

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Setting up Your Smart Home

Deciding to transition your abode into a smart home is an exciting choice that can make your life more convenient. However, everyone can make mistakes...