Apple TV and cyber attacks, fashionable Watch straps, Hyundai adds CarPlay


(Image from Apple Inc)
(Image from Apple Inc)

The next wave of cybercrime will come through your smart TV — Always on and vulnerable, smart TVs are waiting to be attacked. Smart TVs are opening a new window of attack for cybercriminals, as the security defenses of the devices often lag far behind those of smartphones and desktop computers.

Tested: 9 fashion-forward Apple Watch bands — Sarah Jacobsson Purewal tried out nine third-party bands, including a couple of double-wrap bands and rhinestone-studded bands, over the course of several weeks to see how they feel, look, and hold up.

Hyundai Sonata to get CarPlay Support via Software Update — Hyundai plans to make good on its two-year old promise to offer Apple CarPlay support on some of its models, and they’re planning on doing that in early 2016 through a software update. The update will be limited to certain 2015 and 2016 Sonata models with in-dash displays.