Posts Tagged ‘Internet of Things’

The Internet of Things May be a Boon to Hackers

The Internet of Things is upon us, as the number of connected devices has grown to include everything from garage door openers to coffee makers. This may not be an entirely good thing.

According to new research from consumer security specialist, BullGuard, millions are at serious risk of hacking and…

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Call Your Vacuum Cleaner Soon, It Might Be Getting Lonely

Imagine a world where you could call your vacuum cleaner from anywhere in the world, and tell it to make another pass around your coffee table at home. Believe it or not, you’re already living in this amazing future.

Yes, you will soon be able to call your vacuum…

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Smart and Safe: Will Smart Home Technologies Increase Security?

Most Americans feel somewhat insecure in their homes, a new survey finds. Smart home technologies promise to help them feel safer in – and away from — home by giving them greater control of basic home systems.

The survey, from home systems maker Honeywell, found that more than two-thirds of Americans…

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