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Gender and IoT Research Report The rise of the Internet of Things and implications for technology-facilitated abuse

  title={Gender and IoT Research Report The rise of the Internet of Things and implications for technology-facilitated abuse},
  author={Leonie Maria Tanczer and Isabel Lopez Neira and Simon Edward Parkin and Trupti Patel and George Danezis},
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Introduction The “Gender and Internet of Things” (GIoT) research team at UCL investigates the growing risk of technology-facilitated abuse in the context of domestic and sexual violence, hereafter
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