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Microsoft warns of two new ‘wormable’ flaws in Windows Remote Desktop Services | ZDNet
August 13, 2019 Uncategorized Joe Allen

https://www.zdnet.com/google-amp/article/microsoft-warns-of-two-new-wormable-flaws-in-windows-remote-desktop-services/#referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com&amp_tf=From%20%251%24s

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This Windows Flaw Is So Bad, Even the NSA Is Begging You to Update
June 6, 2019 Uncategorized Joe Allen

https://gizmodo.com/this-windows-flaw-is-so-bad-even-the-nsa-is-begging-yo-1835253375

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How Stupid Does Google Think We Are? Nest Privacy Fiasco is Flat-Out Insulting
March 4, 2019 Uncategorized Joe Allen

Google has become the latest tech giant to admit that it had screwed up when it comes to doing something suspect related to one of its devices and users’ privacy. https://www.ccn.com/how-stupid-does-google-think-we-are-nest-privacy-fiasco-is-flat-out-insulting

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Konnected.io: Which Smart Home Hub is For Me?
February 28, 2019 Uncategorized Joe Allen

  I was amazed to find out a year or two ago that there were really no options to update your wired alarm door, window and motion sensors into a smart home product.   It seemed rather ridiculous since there are and endless amount of battery operated smart home sensors on the market that you couldn’t

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4 smart home projects for beginners – CNET
February 12, 2019 Uncategorized Joe Allen

https://www.cnet.com/how-to/smart-home-projects-for-beginners/

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Smart Home Planning
December 5, 2018 Uncategorized Joe Allen

Starting out in home automation is a rather confusing decision.   As you start doing your research, you’ll see there are an endless companies releasing products with the label “smart.”  The term smart has been stamped on products that include light bulbs, switches, thermostats, blinds, washing machines and even crock pots. Generally, if you want to

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Google’s smart home ecosystem has arrived
October 11, 2018 Uncategorized Joe Allen

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/11/google-smart-home-ecosystem/

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Google’s smart home ecosystem has arrived
October 11, 2018 Uncategorized Joe Allen

https://www.engadget.com/2018/10/11/google-smart-home-ecosystem/

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No, eight characters, some capital letters and numbers is not a good password policy • The Register
August 28, 2018 Uncategorized Joe Allen

You’d think by now people would understand the importance of a strong password, but it doesn’t appear they do this recent study. https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/08/28/bad_passwords_never_go_out_of_fashion/

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Amazon Echo Dots Prime Day Deal
July 17, 2018 Uncategorized Joe Allen

Another great Prime Day deal on Amazon Echo Dots for $29. These can be used to control the Lutron Caseta smart switches mentioned in the previous post.

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