Feb. 9, 2021

Tue. 02/09 – Amazon To Release An Alexa ‘Command Center?’

Amazon is ginning up a new Echo device that’s like a dashboard for your household. Big changes to Android leaked to the internet. Reddit raises a big round. Mark Cuban is gunning for Clubhouse. And I’ve been warning y’all of industrial hacking. We almost had a big disaster down in Tampa Bay.

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Links:Amazon Plans Wall-Mounted Echo as Smart Home Command Center (Bloomberg)This may be our first look at Android 12, Google’s next Android OS (XDA)Reddit’s Valuation Doubles to $6 Billion After Funding Round (WSJ)Mark Cuban is co-founding a podcast app where hosts can talk to fans live and monetize their conversations (The Verge)Qualcomm's new X65 5G modem downloads data at lightning-fast 10Gbps speeds (CNet)The Rust programming language just took a huge step forwards (ZDNet)Hacker Tried to Poison Florida City's Water Supply, Police Say (Motherboard)


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Amazon is ginning up a new Echo device that’s like a dashboard for your household. Big changes to Android leaked to the internet. Reddit raises a big round. Mark Cuban is gunning for Clubhouse. And I’ve been warning y’all of industrial hacking. We almost had a big disaster down in Tampa Bay.

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