Home automation

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Category: Home automation

Echo dot Alexa helps 6 year old order 4lbs of cookies and $170 doll house | AI
Amazon Strikes Again! Hey Alexa…gimmie some cookies! On the heels of a different kid-hacker, (6 year old girl from Little Rock, Arkansas), who used her moms biometric credentials to order $250 in Pokémon gear using an iPhone, Dallas Texan Megan Neitzel tells Fox News that her 6 year old daughter bought a $170 doll house and 4 pounds of….cookies, using their Echo Dot ...

Echo dot Alexa helps 6 year old order 4lbs of cookies and $170 doll house | AI

But will it exercise for me while I sleep and un-fatten my ass?
Robots doing all the things… This is a great piece by Chelsea Pineda over at BI. It seems they have managed a way to record the skills of an award winning MasterChef (I would have preferred Über Master Chef Chad Pritchard of Oregano Italian Kitchen…Provo, Utah fame) Tim Anderson. Certainly worth the read and the watch. It is amazing how ...

But will it exercise for me while I sleep and un-fatten my ass?

Smart thermostat
Last week Ecobee, Inc. announced that their new smart thermostat, the Ecobee 3, will be sold at Apple Stores in the United States. ecobee3 Here is the reason why Apple is kicking Nest out of the nest. The Ecobee supports the HomeKit Automation API, and isn’t owned by Google. If home automation interests you and you are curious about a ...

Apple and Ecobee deal on smart thermostat