Dearborn, MI – June 18, 2020 – Ford Co-Pilot360™ Technology – a comprehensive collection of available driver-assist features – adds new offerings including Active Drive Assist, allowing for hands-free driving on more than 100,000 miles of divided highways in all 50 states and Canada.
Check Point revealed a method for hackers to infiltrate a home’s network through Philips Hue smart bulbs.
I can guarantee that if you hand these out as Christmas Gifts, you will get everyone’s attention. It is a motion sensor, LED color changing, toilet bowl light. I am pretty sure these things got their start on the TV Show Shark Tank and are now widespread and available from a variety of vendors.
Good deal, at the time of this posting, on the Fitbit Charge 3 Fitness Activity Tracker, at Amazon…
Finally, in an effort that should have happened years ago, Google has finally re-added the ability to take notes and make lists via Google Assistant on your Google Home speakers, Nest speakers, Chromebooks, or phones. This is a feature I’ve long hoped would return and Google seems to finally have relented and brought it back better than it was before.
To start, some of the more popular smart doorbell products have suffered severe cybersecurity vulnerabilities, while others lacked basic functionality upon launch. Worse, the data privacy practices at one major smart doorbell maker resulted in wanton employee access to users’ neighborhood videos. Finally, partnerships between hundreds of police departments and one smart doorbell maker have created a world in which police can make broad, multi-home requests for user videos without needing to show evidence of a crime.