In a move that has alienated myriad customers, last week Cisco strong-armed companies and individuals who are using their hardware–quite literally forcing them “into the cloud.” Rolling out–or rather pushing– an update to their firmware for the Linksys Routers EA2700, EA3500, and EA4500, Cisco forced them to sign up to their Connect Cloud in order …

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Home Security Risks Through the use of our smart phones, TV’s, computers, mobile devices, home appliances, lighting and music systems, more and more of our homes are linking all of this equipment to produce the “connected home”. All this connection poses significant security threats because of software vulnerability and the lack of even basic security …

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