‘Internet of Things’ Devices Have Their Security Risks. How Regulators Should Address Them.

Most Americans own some sort of “smart” device, whether it’s a smartphone, a smart thermostat, or a smart fitness tracker. These devices are benefiting Americans in countless ways, from helping them become more energy-efficient, to saving money and even tracking their health. But many of these devices can also pose a security risk to unsuspecting consumers.… Please follow and like us:

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Steve Bannon Pushing For Tech Companies To Be Regulated As Utilities

White House adviser Steve Bannon has reportedly made a push for technology companies like Facebook and Google to be regulated as utilities, the Intercept reported. Under Bannon’s plan, tech companies that reach a monopoly-like status in their field—Facebook as a social network or Google as a search engine—would be viewed like other natural monopolies like water,… Please follow and like us:

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