Hacked fridge sends out malicious emails in unprecedented cyber attack

You know how virtually everything these days is connected to the internet? And how tech companies don't give a crap about security? Well, as a recent Internet of Things cyber attack has shown, our appliances are being made to turn against us. » 1/17/14 1:40pm 1/17/14 1:40pm

The Problem With a Hundred Internets In Your Junk Drawer

Are we drawing closer to a day when everything that's a "thing"—from spoons to shirts to skateboards—comes with an electronic sensor that hooks it into a global network of trillions of objects? Maybe. Is that a good thing? » 3/06/10 10:00am 3/06/10 10:00am