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smart bulb (smart light bulb)

A smart bulb is a networked LED light bulb that has additional features to enable automation, presence-sensing capabilities and customization. More

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"A smart light bulb is about enabling new services through the interactions of the product itself, wherein the light bulb serves as an dynamic source of real-time data that informs new opportunities." - Jessica Groopman

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    augmented reality (AR)

    Augmented reality (AR) is the integration of digital information with live video or the user's environment in real time.

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Is the BREACH attack update a threat to Gmail security?

The BREACH attack has been updated to perform faster data theft. Expert Nick Lewis explains the differences in this attack and the threat level for organizations that use Gmail.