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129 votes
4 answers
15k views

How can I stop Alexa from ordering things if it hears a voice on TV?

28 votes
4 answers
5k views

How can I check if my IoT devices are infected with the Mirai worm?

27 votes
7 answers
4k views

Could a blockchain really prevent malware in the Internet of Things?

25 votes
7 answers
21k views

Why doesn't the Amazon Echo respond to advertisements or reports about Alexa?

24 votes
2 answers
14k views

Can Mosquitto support multiple brokers?

23 votes
5 answers
1k views

Is there any advantage in encrypting sensor data that is not private?

21 votes
4 answers
7k views

Is the Amazon Echo 'always listening' and sending data to the cloud?

21 votes
4 answers
29k views

Can Alexa ever speak without being prompted?

20 votes
4 answers
4k views

Is my Samsung Smart TV vulnerable to the "weeping angel" attack?

17 votes
4 answers
2k views

Can triggers be chained with IFTTT?

16 votes
2 answers
8k views

Why do I need hubs for some devices when automating my home?

15 votes
2 answers
425 views

Is Wi-Fi HaLow unsuitable for IoT applications because it operates in unlicensed frequencies?

14 votes
1 answer
28k views

Will alarms set on one Amazon Echo be shared with all other devices in the same home?

14 votes
2 answers
1k views

Why do most smart assistants offer little, if any, customisation of the wake word?

13 votes
3 answers
1k views

Why are mesh networks used more frequently for IoT networks?

13 votes
1 answer
1k views

What, exactly, makes SPECK and SIMON particularly suitable for IoT devices?

13 votes
1 answer
671 views

Is it possible to run and train a neural network on an 8-bit microcontroller?

12 votes
3 answers
3k views

Should I use Mosquitto's web sockets or connect clients directly?

12 votes
1 answer
178 views

How can I determine TV 'white space' frequencies for use with Weightless-W?

12 votes
3 answers
773 views

Does XMPP have a large overhead for IoT devices sending short, frequent messages?

12 votes
2 answers
14k views

How can I stop my Philips Hue bulbs resetting to full brightness after a power cut?

11 votes
4 answers
2k views

Why was the Internet-connected My Friend Cayla doll banned as a "hidden espionage device"?

11 votes
1 answer
474 views

Why does Docker reduce power usage on an Internet of Things device in this benchmark?

11 votes
1 answer
2k views

How can I boot an Xbox One remotely using Amazon Alexa?

10 votes
3 answers
275 views

Do Internet-connected lighting systems save energy overall?

10 votes
2 answers
459 views

Is there a way to preserve the MQTT QoS level until it reaches the client?

10 votes
1 answer
496 views

How do I generate a Time-based One-time Password with IFTTT?

10 votes
1 answer
592 views

What makes Ubuntu Core's "Snaps" better than normal packages for IoT devices?

10 votes
1 answer
166 views

Does the Google Home have any protection against TV advertisements triggering it?

10 votes
3 answers
99k views

How do I force my Amazon Echo to update to the latest version?