Amazon has started laying off workers, including some working on Alexa and in Amazon's devices business. We discuss this as well as IBM following in Google's footsteps and shutting down its IoT cloud business. We move from bad news to innovation with … [Read more...]
Podcast: As Alexa goes, so does the smart home?
We're back after a one-week break in the Internet of Things Podcast, and we didn't miss too much. The biggest stories of this show are the slow collapse of CES 2022 and a Bloomberg article that uses internal Amazon documents to show how Alexa growth … [Read more...]
Smart home complexity is its own security risk
Quick, how many connected devices are in your home? If you have more than 10, then you are courting a level of complexity that will burden you rather than make your life easier, according to a new report from TrendMicro. For anyone with a plethora of … [Read more...]