The “Internet of Things”

The FTC is gearing up for its “Internet of Things: Privacy and Security in a Connected World” workshop on November 19, 2013. The goal is to explore issues of consumer privacy and security when it comes to the connectivity of everyday devices. Vint Cerf, vice president and chief Internet evangelist at Google, is the keynoter; take a look at the agenda and the list of panelists, and you’ll see why we’re all humming Anticipation.    

The workshop is free and open to the public. Be here when it starts at 8:30am at the FTC Conference Center, 601 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. Can’t make it to the building? A live webcast of the entire day will be available on the workshop’s website, where you can also read full agenda, the press release, the submissions filed in response to the press release, and details of the forum. 

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unwanted e-mail from unknown people, about areas which i have no interest, importance or relation to it's the wild west but on a more nasty basis

We kannot us video?

great guys

very nice

Yes, I was contacted 2 weeks ago via the phone, I was told that my computer was about to crash and I really needed to prevent this from occuring, I was asked to go turn on my computer and this person assured me he could stop this from happening if I allowed him to take remote control of my computer, I allowed him to do so, he pointed out some fictious errors codes which indicated that my computer was going to crash soon afterwards, he directed me to a page that asked for my credit card info for payment for his tech support services, I snapped and realized that he was a scammer and told him so, he immediately hung up the phone but, also infected my computer with a virus, afterwards I could not connect to the internet, this cost me $250.00 to get my computer cleaned of the virus he placed on it.

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