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The Internet of Things Almost Starved My Cat

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

AA smart pet feeder is a great idea in theory: It can be controlled from your phone, making it simple to schedule feedings and giving you the ability to feed your cat or dog from anywhere in the world.




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Owen Williams

Owen Williams

Fascinated by how code and design is shaping the world. I write about the why behind tech news. UX Manager @ Shopify.

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