According to redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports Samsung Smart TV connected to the Internet are vulnerable to exploits by remote hackers, security researchers. Researchers uncovered the vulnerability, which exists in most Samsung models but particularly the Samsung TV LED 3D. The flaw makes it easy for hackers to locate the television’s IP address on the Internet, which can then be used to remotely access the device and gain the same level of control as someone sitting right next to the TV. Once a hacker has remote access, they could then steal data or install malicious code on the TV.
Samsung Electronics announced an hotel hospitality solution for the new Holiday Inn London Stratford City, situated next to the Olympic Park. Samsung has partnered with Fingi Inc., a Samsung Enterprise Alliance Program partner, to enable Holiday Inn London Stratford City to offer residents’ a full suite of hotel services, remote control of room settings and a special Samsung & Holiday Inn ‘Olympic Newsletter’ with the latest updates from London 2012 – all on the new GALAXY S III Smartphone. Holiday Inn, owned by InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), is the Official Hotel Services Provider to the London 2012 Olympics.The joint solution combines the GALAXY S III with a fully customizable app to provide a complete connectivity and room control solution. The mobile solution provides a flexible, scalable and easy-to-install solution through a downloadable Holiday Inn for Android app.
Created by SkyGrid, who Apple just named a Best News App of 2011,Touchtv launched the world’s first TV for iPad.
In January at CES 2012, ViewSonic will introduce a new 9.7-inch tab, which is likely to compete with the iPad. Model ViewPad 97a has at its disposal a 9.7-inch IPS screen with resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels.
German company released a new companion application, called Tizi Remote, which lets you use your iPhone or iPod touch as a remote for the Tizi.
Turkish company Ardic Technology has created a 65-inch Android tablet, which is running an operating system Android Honeycomb.
Created by James Law, the Cybertecture Mirror presents users with a wealth of information while looking at their reflection including weather and news, social network feeds, streamed internet TV, personal health information and can even act as a personal exercise.
Gulf Air has launched the world’s first aircraft with live television and internet on flight, aboard their A330-200 aircraft.
More recently, a Chinese company Haier has shown the world its new prototype TV, which is controlled by the power of thought. According to developers, in based on the new hi-tech devices is a special technology NeuroSky ThinkGear, whose essence is that on the human head is fixed a small headset, recording the activity of brain waves.