• Make your home smarter with weather tracking with Netatmo up to 20% off

    12 days ago - By Android Central

    Netatmo's Weather Station takes smart home tech beyond just speakers and a camera. This device can show you precise weather for your area with both an indoor and outdoor module included. It even works with Alexa so if you've been updating your home with the best Black Friday smart home deals you're more than likely compatible. It also works with HomeKit if you're an Apple user.
    The Weather Station kit also has an indoor sensor that can monitor the air quality inside. You can even add modules for more precise readings throughout your home. Outdoor modules can also be added with an...
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  • New UK law will hit smart home device makers with big fines for using default passwords

    New UK law will hit smart home device makers with big fines for using default passwords

    12 days ago - By Engadget

    The UK has introduced the Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Bill, a suite of new regulations designed to improve security on smart home devices, the government announced. The rules will ban easy-to-guess default passwords, require disclosure of security update release dates and more - under penalty of hefty fines. The new rules were originally proposed last year , following a long period of consultation, and are largely unchanged. The first one is a ban on easy-to-guess default passwords, including classics like "password" and "admin." All passwords that come with new...
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