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An x-ray of the author’s chest, with the text “Body on the Grid” juxtaposed over the image.
An X-ray of the author’s chest. All photos courtesy of the author.

A device connected to my heart could save my life. It could also be hacked.


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And other perils of the digital age

The status of servers far, far away can impact whether my cat gets his dinner on time. Photo courtesy of author


When I couldn’t buy a smart mirror and made one instead


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Installing a ‘smart’ light switch instead of smart light bulbs saved me hundreds of dollars, and made it easier to control my connected home

A Philips Hue bulb set photographed on a white background.
A Philips Hue bulb set photographed on a white background.
Photo: Neil Godwin/T3 Magazine/Future via Getty


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The connected home needs a good antivirus solution

Source: ZDNet


The Upgrade

Who won? It depends on how you look at it.

You could not escape “Hey Google” at CES 2019.


The Upgrade

Get ready for disappointment when you unwrap “smart” gadgets this year

Credit: cherry7966/iStock/Getty Images Plus


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Supposedly helpful appliances are failing us all

Credit: T3 Magazine/Getty Images

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