1) The Internet of Things is a major threat to privacy. Appliances, which will report via the ZigBee chip in the $$meter, are a key component.
“Smart appliances — part of the futuristic and vaguely defined Internet of Things — are designed to make our lives easier but they also have the potential to be intrusive in ways we’re only starting to imagine, experts warn.”
2) I was told by a member that this “blog cast” interview of Dave Stetzer is very interesting. I haven’t had time to listen to it (it’s 90 minutes long).
“Dave Stetzer talks with host Mark Kuether about what “dirty electricity” is and why it’s a part of electrosensitivity, how it affects our general well being, and how the problem can be addressed.”
3) A “must read” sent by a member.
“Commentary: What’s good for the B.C. Liberals may not be good for B.C. Hydro”
Director, Coalition to Stop Smart Meters