Around the net this week: Vizio’s smart TVs have “Smart Interactivity” that tracks your viewing habits * Get the lowdown on Nest, Google’s Smart Home project * Can IBM’s Watson detect earthquakes and volcanoes * and more.
- Own a Vizio Smart TV? It’s Watching You
ProPublica – November 9, 2015 by Julia Angwin
- Everything You Need to Know About Nest, Google’s Big Bet on the Smart Home
re/code – November 22, 2015 by Mark Bergen
- IBM wants to predict earthquakes and volcanoes with Watson
Quartz – November 23, 2015 by Mike Murphy
- Li-Fi Probably Won’t Be The New Wi-Fi For Most People
Direct Marketing News – November 29, 2015 by Nitish Kulkarni
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