WhatsApp launches cross-device connection beta test, expanding usage options

Facebook has announcement a Limited public beta test of its new multi-device capability for WhatsApp, which will allow WhatsApp users to use the app on various devices, without the need for an active mobile connection. As explained by Facebook: “With this new feature, you can now use WhatsApp on your phone and up to four other non-phone devices simultaneously – …

New AWS IoT Features Enable Secure Device Connection and Management

Although the Internet of Things is already part of our everyday life, from wearable devices to smart watches to smart home devices, it still presents challenges for businesses that want to scale devices and use data to leverage information. Recognizing these challenges, Amazon Web Services Inc. made more than a handful of announcements on new IoT services during its three …

Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones unveiled with multi-device connection, DSEE Extreme and more

When Sony released its WH-1000XM3 noise canceling headphones in 2018, reviewers praised them for their comfort, design, and sound quality. Now Sony is launching its sequel, the Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones, and they feature a number of enhancements that fans of the previous generation headphones will love. According to Sony, the WH-1000XM4 has the “best noise canceling performance ever” in its …

Thousands of Linksys routers have disclosed detailed device connection records

If you were looking for more proof that all of your connected devices were there for you, look no further than New report from Bad Packets research director Troy Mursch, which revealed last week that dozens of Linksys Smart Wi-Fi routers are leaking full records of all devices that have ever connected to them. Some of the information that can …