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What’s missing from iPhone X face recognition?

By Leonardas Marozas After Apple’s presentation about the new iPhone X, everyone on social media was excited. With the new face recognition feature Face ID, cyber security experts started some heated conversations as well. How does this technology work and is it secure? Is it an innovation? To understand this feature, you need to make sure you know the previous …

Connected home is way more fun than this

Smart home security: what you should know?

By Kestas Malakauskas Home automation is the future. Smart thermostats and lighting systems make your home look and feel just right. Smart refrigerator orders food while you enjoy a lazy night in with a selection of movies, picked to fit your mood. All of that is already a reality or just a few years away. How to make sure that …

The smartest home in America

There is a tech on the market that can automate lights, temperature, and music in all corners of your home. You can buy gadgets that lock your doors and make it look like someone is home when you’re not there. No one can dispute that these things are cool, but we’re here to ask: are they safe? The house that …

Smart home is not as private as we wish

The CIA can hack your router, it’s only a matter of time until criminals can too

June 16th, 2017: Yesterday, a Wikileaks release showed that Wifi routers are susceptible to hacking using tools created by the CIA. According to Wired: Your Wifi router, sitting in the corner of your home accumulating dust and unpatched security flaws, provides an attractive target for hackers. Including, according to a new WikiLeaks release, the CIA. Wikileaks released a detailed account …

7 weird smart devices you didn’t know you wanted

Many smart devices made our lives exponentially more convenient, such as the smartphone, remotely accessible security cameras, and many others. There are even some devices out there that you didn’t know you needed it until you saw it, such as a smart fridge or a smart doorbell. Still, other Internet-connected devices on the market fall into a category of their …

3 ways the new Echo Show can compromise your security

The much-anticipated touchscreen Amazon Echo Show is now officially available for preorder. It has the same capabilities as the Amazon Echo smart speaker, such as making to-do lists, turning on music, and setting alarms but it now offers a touchscreen and many new exciting features, including hands-free video calls. Amazon has also unveiled the new “Drop In” feature. It allows …