Other stories about Internet of Things

Warning! Criminals might be using your smart gadgets for cyberattacks

Cybercriminals seem to be out for blood these days. They have been stepping up attacks lately, making them nastier and more widespread. With so...
Happening Now August 6, 2018

Hackers stole casino's high-roller database using the lobby fish tank

Of all the benefits of modern technology, "smart" devices may offer some of the best. Depending on your budget and lifestyle, nowadays you can...
Happening Now April 16, 2018

Smart baby monitors, security cameras and thermostats can be hacked in just MINUTES using a simple Google search

The connected smart home is fast becoming the norm, wouldn't you agree? Smart gadgets like light bulbs, smart assistant speakers, thermostats, cameras and door...
Happening Now March 15, 2018

IFTTT is perfect for all you tinkerers

Have you ever heard that acronym for TEAM: Together Everyone Achieves More? Well, the same is true for your connected gadgets and appliances. When...
Cool Sites February 8, 2018

Massive IoT-Based DDoS Attack Could Affect Millions Of Devices: Cybersecurity Experts

A newly-discovered malware is quietly amassing its next botnet army and cybersecurity experts agree, the next apocalyptic cyberattack may just be around the corner....
Happening Now October 25, 2017

The dangers of making your home a smart home

Technology is starting to invade our homes with the name “smart” attached to it from our kitchens to bedrooms. Appliances such as refrigerators, ovens...
Downloads September 10, 2017

Why Samsung's new smart kitchen appliances will transform your home cooking experience

If you have the right tools, cooking for your whole family is a breeze. That's why you have to see what Samsung has in...
Happening Now July 7, 2017

How smart gadgets spy on you

The Internet of Things is coming, and it could put your privacy and security at risk. Here's how.
Tips June 24, 2017

50 percent of smart gadgets are prone to hacks

Think your smart home is smart enough to fend off hackers? Think again! A recent study revealed just how vulnerable smart devices are to...
Happening Now June 24, 2017

New "Brickerbot" malware attacks insecure Wi-Fi networks and smart home gadgets

Home Wi-Fi networks and smart home gadgets pose risks. This is why: A new form of malware has been found, and it's designed specifically...
Happening Now April 19, 2017

New "Brickerbot" malware attacks insecure Wi-Fi networks and smart home gadgets

Home Wi-Fi networks and smart home gadgets pose risks. This is why: A new form of malware has been found, and it's designed specifically...
Preparedness April 5, 2017

Smart TV security secrets to keep your family safe

Our love for “smart” devices continues to grow. But many of these gadgets have little to no security. One gadget you need to keep a...
Tips March 13, 2017

Hackers spying on kids using Bluetooth in toys

If you're thinking about buying this toy for your kids, stop! And toss it out if it's already in their toy box. This Bluetooth-enabled...
Happening Now March 6, 2017

One essential router setting change to make right now

There’s a gadget in your home that you would be lost without: Your router. It's an essential component in our internet-connected households and businesses....
Tips February 11, 2017

Top Story: Smart home gadgets ripe for hacks - Attacks expected to rise in 2017

Everything is getting smarter these days, but I've warned you what that means. This new research proves that smart web-connected devices are riddled with...
Happening Now December 31, 2016

Web-connected devices spark controversy over your rights to privacy

Apple and the FBI may have settled their differences over your right to privacy on your personal devices. But now the controversy is getting...
Happening Now December 28, 2016

Beware of these hi-tech Christmas presents

It's almost Christmas! This weekend, as you unwrap all of your presents, there are some gifts that you should be careful with. These gadgets...
Happening Now December 23, 2016

Top 3 cybersecurity threats to watch out for in 2017

It's been a long year of cyberattacks, hacks and breaches dominating the news. But what are the trends looking like for next year? If...
Tips December 8, 2016

How your light bulbs could take down the internet

Light bulbs aren't typically thought of as dangerous, but if you're using one particular type of bulb, you could be at risk. These bulbs...
Happening Now November 5, 2016

Top Story: Web-connected devices in your home can spy on your phone

Have you secured your router yet? This story is just one more reason you should lock it down immediately. I've told you the threats...
Happening Now November 5, 2016
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