Can Your Baby Monitor Be Hacked? It Can Happen

Can Your Baby Monitor Be Hacked? It Can Happen

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Imagine this scenario: You’re at work and you get a text alert on your phone indicating that your baby monitor at home is active. So you check it immediately and you see something that looks like a scene out of a horror movie. You see the camera pan around your bedroom and focus on your baby’s crib. But no one is home in your house. It’s not a scene from a horror movie though. That actually happened to one mom when hackers were able hack her $40 baby monitor and look around the house. Baby monitors are not something that people think about when they think about protecting their privacy and security. But millions of baby monitors don’t have the necessary updated encryption to keep networks and information safe. Once…
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Fun Party Gadgets To Keep Your 4th of July Cool

Fun Party Gadgets To Keep Your 4th of July Cool

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It’s summertime! That means it’s time for backyard barbecues, picnics, and evening gatherings. On your patio with great food and drinks with friends. Summer entertaining can mean taking extra steps to keep the party cool as the temperature rises. There are lots of fun party gadgets that will impress your friends and family members. And make your 4th of July barbecue one to remember. You still have to plan out the food and drinks for the ultimate Fourth of July party.    [caption id="attachment_96" align="alignnone" width="600"] Backyard Theatre For Summer[/caption] CineBox Backyard Theater Now you can watch Netflix, movies, or TV under the stars with your friends and family. Just do a public background check before inviting anyone new. Plan a quiet family night or invite the whole neighborhood over…
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The Best Sites for Making a Website

The Best Sites for Making a Website

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Making a Website There are many professions that require making a website. Graphic designers, photographers, real estate agents, and more. These are just a few examples, that doesn't even include casual users like bloggers. As nice as a professional website looks, not everyone can afford to spend thousands of dollars on them. This leads many people to make their own website. When browsing these different options on the internet, make sure you are aware of online safety basics.  [caption id="attachment_74" align="alignnone" width="1280"] Working on the coding of a computer[/caption] Before making a website, you need to figure out which features are most important to you. Will you be doing a lot of writing, will you be posting photography pictures? Questions like this determine the website you need. These websites provide…
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Smart Home Security Saved My Life

Smart Home Security Saved My Life

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A lot of people think that smart home technology and security systems are a novelty. They think that things like that are nice to have, but not necessary. I’m here to tell you just how necessary they are thanks to my smart tech security system (and my spy apps websites that I visit). I live alone in a big house with lots of equipment, so I have a high tech security system with a two way voice system and many cameras installed throughout the home and over the doorways. I also have an Amazon Echo Dot in each room. My security system is able to be accessed through an app on my phone. But the story comes when one night an intruder broke into my home. The Break In The…
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