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Your kitchen appliances and Smart Meter are watching you, security expert warns

From Bloomberg by  Marie Mawad  &  Stefan Nicola   September 1, 2016 Your fridge is getting so smart, security-software maker Kaspersky Lab thinks you probably shouldn’t trust it. As makers of household appliances fill their machines with computer chips to make … Continue reading

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US intelligence chief: we might use the internet of things to spy on you

From the Guardian February 9, 2016 Spencer Ackerman and Sam Thielman in New York Clapper did not name specific agency as being involved in surveillance via smart-home devices but said in congressional testimony it is a distinct possibility The US … Continue reading

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NY Times: Smart Meter program failing to deliver money or power savings, and costing thousands of jobs

From New York Times Power Savings of Smart Meters Prove Slow to Materialize By Matthew Wald, December 5, 2014 The end is in sight for the meter reader, who each month faithfully tramps through the flower beds or into the … Continue reading

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