How would you feel about turning your unconnected car into a connected one before the end of the decade? The market for connected-car technology using palm-size devices known as dongles is growing by leaps and bounds. Dongles plug into diagnostic ports and can be linked to cellular or Wi-Fi signals via smartphones. Sounds great, but is there a price to pay? IT Experts warn of being vulnerable to hackers and other security issues. What do you think? Would you risk your security in turn for innovative features?
The Wall Street Journal published an article yesterday showcasing some of the benefits and the risks. See for yourself.