The “internet of things” is making our lives more productive and entertaining — and making our privacy more vulnerable. Here’s how to stay protected.
Smart home technology is creating a pathway for hackers to access the personal information, even the daily habits of its owners, while avoiding detection. Experts suggest consumers take these six extra steps to secure themselves from a digital break-in.
Smart firewalls are an emerging category of security products designed to help users protect all their internet-connected home devices, known as the Internet of Things. It’s a new technology; which ones are the best? Ken Colburn has tips.
Smart or connected devices such as doorbell cameras, thermostats and home security webcams are growing in popularity. If you plan on installing these devices in your home or business, understanding security issues is important.
WASHINGTON — Technology and devices that allow homeowners to remotely control everything from door locks to interior lights may pose a security risk. “You buy them. You plug them in. They work. It’s awesome,” says Ken…
PHOENIX, Ariz. — This week, a reader asks, What exactly is the “Internet of Things?” As next big things go, the “Internet of Things” (IoT) is big and the impact it’s going to have, and in…
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.