IoT Devices Can Solve Crimes. Tech Companies Don’t Want Them To.

From connected refrigerators to digital assistants and smart thermostats, the internet of things (IoT) is quickly transforming the way we interact with the world around us—and that transformation is just getting started. Adoption rates of internet-connected “smart” devices in every category are swelling, and the universe of those devices is expanding rapidly, with new products …

Digital Assistants the New Eye-Witness

The popularity of virtual digital assistants is growing at a pace never seen; the estimated number of people using digital assistants worldwide is projected to reach 1.8 billion by 2021. These “assistants” make our lives easier and relevant but they also can equate to a serious privacy concern. From issues of assistants recording conversations by …