TekThing 104 – 2017: CES, VR, & Android Predictions, FooVR, Break Comcast’s 1TB Data Cap, Fix Your Passwords!

2017: CES, VR, & Android Predictions, FooVR, Comcast’s 1TB Data Cap Alert Broken??? Fix Your Passwords!
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Comcast Terabyte Data Cap Problems
Heads up, Comcast’s Usage Meter alerts for the 1 TB data cap might not be working. Here’s what happens if you exceed the cap!
https://customer.xfinity.com/MyServices/Internet/UsageMeter/
https://customer.xfinity.com/help-and-support/internet/data-usage-exceed-usage

CES 2017 What We’re Looking Forward To
Reminder!! We’re having a meetup! We’re not super excited about PJ9 levitating Bluetooth speaker, fortunately, we should see some new phones from LG and more gorgeous OLED HDTVs, , more CPU info from AMD and Intel, the end of 1080p, laundry folding robots, IoT gear and Smart Homes that work with Amazon Alexa, Google Home, and Apple’s Siri, Selfie Drones, and much more. Check the video!
https://www.facebook.com/events/350365312007564/
http://www.androidauthority.com/lgs-new-portable-speaker-floats-mid-air-works-water-738248/
https://www.foldimate.com/
http://www.cepro.com/article/intel_amazon_to_demo_tiny_smart_home_at_ces_2017_powered_by_mios
http://cleodrone.com/

Android Predictions for 2017!
When we think Android phones, one of our favorite people to geek out about them with is Miriam Joire, tnkgrl, who specializes in mobile tech. What’s coming in Android in 2017? Watch the video!
https://twitter.com/tnkgrl

THREATWIRE Security Brief
Our first THREATWIRE Security Brief? Better password management! Let’s make 2017 a better year for security than 2016!
http://hak5.wpengine.com/category/threatwire

VR Predictions for 2017!
FooVR’s Will Smith joins us to talk VR in 2017: wondering if the gear will gear get cheaper, if VR’s still in its infancy, the best games, and how Will’s FooVR makes a VR show that goes -inside- the games? Watch the video!
https://twitter.com/willsmith
http://www.foovr.com/

Do Something Analog
Like Ozzy, who rode her bike on Route 66 from Chicago to LA! And when Ozzy says bike, she means, hog, as in a full dresser Harley Davidson. That looks like a great adventure!!!
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S._Route_66
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