privacy issues

What's with this "Internet of Things"?

You may have heard about the Internet of Things and not known what the term meant. It's basically a collection of object conected to your life and the internet. We're talking everything from your smart phone to your fitness tracker. Cool stuff, but fraught with privacy issues.

Google Maps and Google Buzz: Using Google for Fun and Profit

Being a Gmail user, I got an alert from Google yesterday letting me know that if I wanted to start my own gravy train against the company for their ill-fated Buzz social media all-in-one platform, I better sever myself before December 6 or else, as a Gmail user, I'll be included in a class action settlement the company's reached.