Amazon's Ring doorbell cameras attract congressional concern

[ad_1] In this Tuesday, July 16, 2019, file photo, Ernie Field pushes the doorbell on his Ring doorbell camera at his home in Wolcott, Conn. Amazon-owned doorbell camera company Ring is facing questions from a U.S. senator over its partnerships with police departments around the country. Sen. Edward Markey, a Massachusetts Democrat, sent a letter […]

Wii Fit redux: Nintendo shows mysterious exercise ring for the Switch

[ad_1] That is not a good exercise outfit… Remember the Wii Fit Balance Board? Twelve years ago, Nintendo released a device that looked like a bathroom scale but actually acted as a relatively sensitive controller that responded to subtle shifts in weight in specially designed games. Nintendo sold at least 22 million of the suckers […]

Ring reportedly shared video sharing data, detailed maps with police in 2018

[ad_1] Enlarge / A map showing the approximate location of the 405 police departments working with Ring as of August 30, 2019 Ring, Amazon’s home security camera and surveillance company, has since 2018 rapidly expanded its business by partnering with more than 400 police and sheriff departments nationwide. Amid a growing chorus of privacy complaints […]

French cyberpolice break up massive 'botnet' ring

[ad_1] French police said more than 850,000 computers, mainly in Latin America, were being controlled from a server in the Paris region French police have neutralised a hacking operation that had taken control of more than 850,000 computers, mainly in Latin America, while also managing to remove the malware from the infected devices. The agents […]

Wrestler Silver King, Nacho Libre Villain, Dies in the Ring at 51

[ad_1] Cesar Gonzalez Barron, aka Silver King has passed away. He was 51-years old. He was a professional wrestler and appeared with Jack Black in the 2006 movie Nacho Libre as the villainous Ramses. Barron reportedly died of a sudden heart attack while fighting in the ring for the Greatest Show of Lucha Libre event […]