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Digital Literacy: Keeping Up with Your Smart Home
Stay smarter than your home by learning about internet-connected devices and services, including their usefulness, history and policy concerns regarding data sharing and privacy. Presented online by the Department of Cable and Consumer Services. Adults. (R)
An invitation to join the online discussion on Zoom will be sent to you the day of the event.
The Internet of Things has found a home – literally – in “Smart Home” technologies and services. From lights to thermostats to speakers, cameras, refrigerators and garage door openers, these Internet-connected devices are designed to provide homeowners with comfort, convenience, security and energy savings. Allan Hide and Doug Povich of the Fairfax County Department of Cable and Consumer Services will help you stay smarter than your home by exploring Smart Home devices and services, including their history and the policy concerns regarding data sharing and privacy that accompany this burgeoning industry.
Problems connecting? Contact Sarah[dot]Souther[at]fairfaxcounty.gov