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RSAC 2020: Smart Baby Monitor Vulnerable to Remote Hackers

A popular baby monitor has been found riddled with vulnerabilities that give attackers full access to personal information and sensitive video footage. …read more Source:: Threatpost

‘Electronic Nose’ Could Smell Breath To Warn About Higher Risk of Cancer

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: An electronic device that “sniffs” breath may offer a new way to identify people with a condition that can lead to cancer of the oesophagus, researchers have revealed. According to the charity Cancer Research UK, people diagnosed with Barrett’s oesophagus — a precancerous condition in which…

Toyota had the most autonomous vehicle disengagements, 27,000% more than Baidu Apollo – Roadshow

California’s annual disengagement report is a peek into the state of self-driving car engineering, and we’re going to dive into it. …read more Source:: CNet

Our favorite baby food delivery subscription services in 2020 – CNET

These seven convenient options will make babies (and parents) smile. …read more Source:: CNet

Be Wary Of Radioactive Bracelets And Similar

Before you start cutting up that ‘negative ion’ health bracelet or personal massager, be aware that these are highly likely to contain thorium oxide or similar radioactive powder, as this research video by [Justin Atkin] (also embedded after the break) over at The Thought Emporium YouTube channel shows. Even ignoring the irony that thorium oxide…

WWE Super ShowDown 2020: How to watch, full card, start time and WWE Network – CNET

Bray Wyatt is next. …read more Source:: CNet

Apple makes a big comeback in India, but will it last?

For the first time in its brief history in India, the premium brand has gone all out to woo customers with big price cuts, and thanks to local manufacturing efforts, it has worked wonders. However, India’s Hindu supremacist government may torpedo all of that good work. …read more Source:: ZDNet

Reddit’s Profane, Greedy Traders Are Shaking Up the Stock Market

Bloomberg’s Luka Kawa reports on the tips and tricks members of the r/wallstreetbets subreddit are using to push prices on the stock market, at least for the short term. Here’s an excerpt from the report: The do-it-yourself traders of r/WSB are waging a kind of guerrilla warfare in the markets, trying to exploit what they…

The best thermometers for cold and flu – CNET

When the flu strikes, you’re going to want one of these thermometers. …read more Source:: CNet

Starbucks Embraces Fake Meat, Starting In Canada

Starting next week, Starbucks will roll out its spring menu in stores across Canada that will include a breakfast sandwich with Beyond Meat sausage. Engadget reports: Starbucks joins a growing list of brands that have added Beyond Meat’s plant-based offerings to their menus. To date, those companies include McDonald’s (also a Canadian pilot), KFC, Subway,…