CES 2020: McAfee announces smart home vulnerabilities

Today at CES, McAfee announced findings around two smart home devices: the McLear Smart Ring (aka NFC Ring) and Chamberlain’s MyQ Hub, a “universal” garage door automation platform, revealing an insecure design and a security vulnerability respectively.   ​McAfee’s Advanced Threat Research team regularly performs security analysis of products and technologies across nearly every industry vertical. In its analysis of the consumer space, the Advanced…

CES 2020: Hyundai joins Uber Elevate for future air taxis

At this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Uber and Hyundai announced a new partnership to develop Uber Air Taxis for the Uber Elevate ride share network. Hyundai is the first automotive company to join the Uber Elevate initiative, bringing automotive-scale manufacturing capability and a track record of mass-producing electric vehicles. The air vehicle concept Hyundai…

Thinkware awarded 2017 Innovation Award for Dashcam F800 Air

Dashcam company Thinkware has received the 2017 Innovation Award in the car audio/video category at CES2017 show for its latest dashcam, the F800 Air. Incorporating an Emergency Alert feature, the dashcam sends location and status information via text message to your pre-selected emergency contacts when the system detects a crash, rollover or the SOS button is…