Earlier this week we looked at the basics of setting up Amazon Alexa Routines and what you can do with them in a broader sense. In this second part, we'll take a closer look at some practical examples for Alexa Routines that can be used for automating your home.Starting your...
The start of 2018 revealed major new security flaws in computer processors. Dubbed "Meltdown" and "Spectre," the flaws affected "virtually all" computers, and computing companies immediately responded in their own attempts to mitigate the vulnerabilities. It now appears that may have only been the beginning.According to German computer magazine...
A recently discovered bug has prompted Twitter to ask all of its users to change their passwords "out of an abundance of caution."Twitter revealed the bug in a blog post today titled "Keeping Your Account Secure." The company says passwords are masked, however, a bug was discovered "that stored passwords...
Spending a quiet evening alone surfing the web on your couch may feel like a solo activity. But in reality, information from your web browsing sessions in anything but private.This has been true on some level since the inception of casual internet use. Anyone who gets on to...
A few weeks ago we looked at setting up Google Home Routines following Google's rollout of the new home automation feature. As we noted at the time, however, Google is the last major player on the field here; Apple's introduced home automation routines in HomeKit (where they're called "Scenes")...