This Week in Tech
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“Alexa, Who’s Breaking Into My House?”
No need for fancy alarm systems or menacing watch dogs. Now your smart speaker can help protect your home. Find out how right here »
This McDonalds Doubles as a U.S. Embassy
The world’s largest fast food joint is adding a new item to its menu, and it has quite an international flavor. You see, customers can now order a Big Mac, fries — and a new passport. Get the scoop here »
Is Rolls-Royce Building a Death Star?
Forget about luxury cars: Rolls-Royce is taking a page out of “Star Wars” and building a lethal, laser-based weapon. Check out its plans here »
This Cup of Coffee is Worth $2.3 Billion
Fans of the hit TV show “Game of Thrones” noticed a rogue coffee cup that inadvertently made its way into a scene. As it turns out, the gaffe helped a beverage company rake in more than $2 billion worth of advertising. Read more here »
Don’t Visit Another Website Until You Read This…
A survey just revealed that 70% of online users can’t distinguish between a website that’s safe to visit, and one that’s full of viruses. Do you know what to look for? Click here to find out »