Tech Tuesday: Net Neutrality, Hacking Hospitals, Gadgets


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Medical electronics are vulnerable to hospital hackers, and could endanger patient safety.



Most people know hackers can steal bank numbers and personal information, but what about hijacking your morphine pump or defibrillator? We’ll discuss a new study finding lax hospital security is imperiling patient safety. We’ll also talk about new rules regarding net neutrality and its effects on users.


  • Gerry Smith, Reporter for Huffington Post
  • Kim Zetter, senior staff reporter at Wired
  • Russell Holly, tech blogger at

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