This week's Actuator comes to you from Austin, where I am visiting HQ for a few days in an effort to escape the cold Spring we are having in New England. Here's hoping the cold doesn't follow me like last time when I brought that ice storm.
As always, here are some links from the Intertubz that I hope will hold your interest. Enjoy!
This. Companies will never change until they have a financial incentive to change.
Maybe we could stop writing blog posts about IoT security and start providing lists of companies for us to avoid (see above).
And there is the first shoe dropping, as a major cloud provider pushes a truckload of cash into IoT. I am certain that Microsoft will spend dollars on improving IoT security.
This is great news for Elon, and it’s likely going to serve as a distraction from the current financial status of Tesla.
This is a horrible idea. Someone needs to tell MIT to shut this down. Maybe if we all think it, they will get the message.
And just when Zuck thought things couldn’t get worse.
Just when you thought we had moved beyond corporations doing dumb things in public, T-Mobile in Austria wants you to know that they are also amazingly good at social media.
I like this approach to GDPR compliance: