Welcome Discount! Save $5 off any Fingbox purchase with promo code WELCOME5.
Get Promo

The Internet of Things Blog

Internet of Things Blog Posts Archive. The Internet of Things is quickly changing all of our lives for the better. Devices that once lived in silos now communicate with each other and the Internet to provide more intuitive experiences that are interconnected.

Read our informative blog posts written by the Fing team about the Internet of Things. Our team is made up of experts in network security, cyber security, computer networking and the Internet of Things. Check out our Internet of Things blog posts which are written by our team of experts in network security.

Since 2009, Fing has been developing innovative technology that is providing homes and offices with unprecedented visibility over their own Internet of Things networks and devices. Fing is an Internet of Thing disruptor that provides leading technology for home and office networks. We develop the most downloaded free network scanner for iOS and Android and Fingbox, a revolutionary home network security toolkit.

Like this blog? Check out our Smart Home and Cybersecurity blogs!

May 1, 2018
A man sat at a desk worrying about his slow internet speeds

Internet Speeds: How Can I Make Sure I’m Getting What I’ve Paid For?

Poor internet speeds are a nightmare. Even worse than a bad connection is the battle with your Internet Service Provider over where the blame lies. So we armed our network troubleshooting device, Fingbox, with the tools you need to conquer the slow down!
February 16, 2018
children and technology - a picture of children sat on their phones

The Problem of Children & Technology: Getting Your Child Off Their Screens

Parents around the world are currently battling with their children over screen time. We take a look at the 21st Century parenting problem of managing children and technology.
December 8, 2017
A picture of a laptop screen covered in camera footage from a house. Airbnb hosts secretly filming.

How to Check If Your Airbnb Hosts Are Secretly Filming You

Whether for good or bad, the influence the Internet has had on travelling is undeniable. […]
August 2, 2017
A picture of a man plugging in an ethernet cable as part of his home network setup

What Devices Make Up My Home Network Setup?

Most of us don't have a clue what the devices make up our home network setup. Let Fing get you started with the basics of understanding your home network.
April 5, 2017
Image of Improve Home Network Security

IoT Devices Are Changing Our Networks: How to Improve Home Network Security

IoT devices are changing our lives, but is this coming at a cost. We looked at the impact of IoT on our homes and how to improve home network security.
April 4, 2017
Image of Internet Facts

21 Incredibly Interesting Internet Facts

We use the Internet every day to do so many different jobs that we can no longer imagine how we coped before it. But the technology and the story behind this now vital everyday tool is amazing. Here are 21 incredible facts about the Internet that you probably didn’t know.
December 12, 2016

How to Prevent Network Hackers: 9 Ways Your Home is Vulnerable to Network Hackers

Visit the Fing booth at MWC 2017 to see the latest tools in device identification, IoT security, and network troubleshooting.
December 9, 2016

IoT Technology: How do people use IoT Technology to scan their Internet of Things?

The latest update to the free Fing app, our powerful IP scanner tool, has given users even clearer visibility over of their networks.