US, Israel, South Korea, and China look at intrusive surveillance solutions for tracking COVID-19

As the global coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is leaving its mark across the world, at least four governments are deploying or at looking at implementing privacy-intrusive surveillance systems to track citizens and the disease’s spread.
Countries …

IoT and connected devices: The best thing to happen to home automation, or a frustrating mess?

Have you considered integrating home automation components such as smart switches in your residence? Allow my experience to serve as a cautionary tale.
Recently, I completed a multi-year dream project: My very own wet bar for entertaining. The pro…