Philips Hue review | TechRadar

Ambitions are high for the smart home. Internet connectivity is in more domestic gadgets than ever, expanding to link up everything across our speakers, cameras, fridges, smartphones, and toilets in a system of wondrous harmony. By comparison, the ambition of Philips Hue’s internet-connected LED light bulbs seem much more limited in scope. However, with its …

Kubernetes hit by major security flaw

Businesses using containers to deploy their software often rely on the popular cloud container orchestration system Kubernetes but a recently discovered security flaw could allow anyone to gain access to their containers. The privilege escalation flaw, which was discovered by Rancher Labs’ chief architect and co-founder Darren Shepard, allows any user to establish a connection …

Google waves goodbye to Allo

Google is shutting down instant messaging app Allo. The news comes as little surprise; things have been very quiet for Allo since Google suspended its funding and paused development in April. “[Allo] as a whole has not achieved the level of traction we’d hoped for,” said Anil Sabharwal, head of Google’s communications group, when the …

Ring Video Doorbell 2 review

Ring has established itself as one of the biggest names in smart doorbells, and it’s easy to see why. Its latest devices are easy to use (they don’t have to be hard-wired, like the SkyBell HD) and their feature sets are impressive. So, does the Ring Video Doorbell 2 perform well enough to outdo similarly-priced …