Tech news this week

Ebay
It is suggested you change your password especially if you use the same username/password combination for PayPal or other sites. They have had a breach this week. All passwords were encrypted so they are garbled … for now. They are working with investigators into the attack.

Facebook
Facebook added a new feature that will identify a song, TV show or movie that’s playing while you write your status update. It will listen to your surroundings (similar to Shazam) and give you the option to add it as you update your status. It will use your phone’s microphone

Nest
Nest was bought earlier this year by Google. They are now recalling 440,000 fire alarms due to a defect that could cause users to turn it off unintentionally.

Jody Victor