New HomePod Mini colors expose how stale Apple’s smart home lineup has become

Apple's HomeKit lags needs more than just new accessory colors if it hopes to compete with Amazon and Google in the smart home space......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsOct 19th, 2021

Apple AirTags Being Used By Thieves To Track High-End Cars To Steal

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: This week, Canadian police announced that car thieves have been using AirTags to track vehicles they want to steal. York Regional Police (which serves an area north of Toronto) revealed that it h.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsDec 4th, 2021

Pegasus spyware found on nine US diplomatic phones

Reuters' sources indicated that US officials, either based in Uganda or working on issues concerning Uganda, received warnings from Apple that their iPhones were being targeted with spyware from Israel-based NSO over the last several months......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

After 9 years on Android and Windows, here’s why I’m all-in on Apple’s ecosystem

Entering into the Apple ecosystem is like entering a place where everything just works. Let me explain......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Apple AirTags being used by thieves to track high-end cars to steal

Canadian police say they've had five such incidents since September. Enlarge / Technology that can track stolen property can also be used to track property to steal. (credit: Getty Images) When Apple debuted its new AirTag tra.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

US State Department iPhones Hacked With Israeli Company Spyware

Apple's iPhones of at least nine U.S. State Department employees were hacked by an unknown assailant using sophisticated spyware developed by the Israel-based NSO Group, Reuters reported Friday, citing people familiar with the matter. From the report.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Apple Arcade just added two excellent mobile games

Apple Arcade subscribers can now play Oddmar and Dandara: Trials of Fear, two standout mobile titles......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Alexa can now tell you if you left the water on or the fridge door open

Alexa can now listen for the sound of running water or for beeping appliances, adding even more utility to the smart assistant......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

TSMC"s 3nm process enters pilot production phase at Taiwan fab

Unnamed industry sources told DigiTimes (paywalled, via MacRumors) that TSMC aims to start shipping 3nm chips to customers like Intel and Apple in the first quarter of 2023, which jives with earlier rumors on the subject......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

These are the best apps and games of 2021, according to Apple

As usual, 15 apps and games won the "App Store Awards" this year, representing a collection of apps that have allowed users to pursue their personal passions, discover creative outlets, and "connect with new people and experiences," according to Appl.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Best options for outdoor lighting at home

You want to keep the exterior of your home well-lit at night, right? These are the best smart outdoor lighting options available......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

How to control your Christmas lights with voice commands

The holidays are rapidly approaching! Setting up holiday lights is tricky, learn how to use Christmas smart lights to control them with voice assistants......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

AUO Display Plus showcasing smart medical care solutions at Healthcare Expo Taiwan 2021

AUO Display Plus, a subsidiary of AUO specializing in commercial and industrial display solutions, is showcasing eight smart medical care solutions applied to surgical operation theaters, medical inspection and medical care management with medical di.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Ooma Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2022 Financial Results

SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ooma, Inc. (NYSE: OOMA), a smart communications platform for businesses and consumers, today released financial results for the fiscal third quarter ended October 31, 2021. Third Quarter Fiscal 2022 Finan.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

The best Chromecast deals for December 2021

If you're looking to join the streaming revolution but don't own a smart TV, we've smoked out all the latest Chromecast deals right here......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Best projector deals for December 2021

Looking for an affordable projector for your home theater? Here are the best projector deals available now......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2021

Apple will make fewer iPhones in response to weakening demand and supply

It will still make and sell a ton of iPhones—just not the 90 million it planned. Enlarge / The back of the iPhone 13. (credit: Samuel Axon) According to a new report in Bloomberg, Apple has told suppliers that demand for the.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2021

Really Stupid "Smart Contract" Bug Let Hackers Steal $31 Million In Digital Coin

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Blockchain startup MonoX Finance said on Wednesday that a hacker stole $31 million by exploiting a bug in software the service uses to draft smart contracts. The company uses a decentralized fina.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2021

Tesla is Now Selling a $1,900 Electric Cyberquad ATV for Kids

Tesla has launched a mini Cyberquad designed for the kiddos starting in 2-4 weeks if you order one right now from its website. From a report: The Tesla 'Cyberquad for Kids' is available to purchase on Tesla's site for $1,900 -- a steep price relative.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2021

SiFive"s New RISC-V Chip Challenges Decades-old Computing Designs

The Performance P650 won't beat a top-end Arm chip in a Samsung or Apple smartphone, but the startup believes its designs eventually could. From a report: It's really hard to get a new chip family to catch on when companies like Intel and Qualcomm sh.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2021

Moderna plans omicron booster for March as Biden unveils winter COVID plan

The plan includes insurance coverage for at-home tests and tighter travel protocols. Enlarge / US President Joe Biden at the White House on December 01, 2021, in Washington, DC. (credit: Getty | Anna Moneymaker) President Joe.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2021