Who owns Petcube?
Who owns Petcube?

Is Petcube safe?

At Petcube we deeply care about our customers' security. Our engineers continuously improve devices and services protecting your data and your peace of mind. The data transmission is performed via the proven TLS protocol with 128-bit encryption. The firmware distribution is secured via the signed updates.

Who invented Petcube?

Petcube

Type Private
Founder Yaroslav Azhnyuk, Andrey Klen, Alex Neskin
Headquarters San Francisco, United States
Area served Worldwide
Key people Yaroslav Azhnyuk (CEO), Alex Neskin (CTO), Andrey Klen (CDO)

Why wont my Petcube connect to WIFI?

This error message usually means that you didn't switch Petcube into wi-fi mode. Power your Petcube Camera off and back on and start the setup process over again. Open Petcube application, go to 'Home' tab and select 'connect your device'.

Can Petcube cameras be hacked?

If the user accidentally clicks on “Allow” instead of “Play” or “View”, they would have given the hacker access to their pet camera without any knowledge. As a general rule, if your home's Wi-Fi network and your pet camera is not secured with a password, they are more vulnerable to hacking.

When was the Petcube released?

Founded in 2012, Petcube designs and develops remote pet devices; the Petcube Play and Petcube Bites.

What does blinking blue light on Petcube mean?

Alexa is listening
Petcube is streaming live video at the moment. Pulsing Blue (fig 9.6) — Alexa is listening. Pulsing Yellow (fig 9.7) — Your Petcube cannot connect to your Wi-Fi network because of an incorrect password.

Does Petcube work with 5g?

The Play 2 can work on 2.4GHz and 5GHz Wi-Fi signals, an improvement over the first-generation Play that was limited to 2.4GHz connections. This model has Alexa support, which essentially turns it into an Echo Dot-like smart speaker.

Should you talk to cat through camera?

Talking to your cat through the camera's speaker helps your cat hear your voice. This may help lower your anxiety about kitty being at home alone, too! Position furniture or install a kitty perch so your cat can see the outside.

Is there a monthly fee for Petcube?

To fit the needs of pet owners of all stripes Petcube Care offers two different subscription plans, Optimal (starting as low as $3.99/month) and Premium ($9.99/month).

Is Petcube free?

What is Petcube Care subscription price? To fit the needs of pet owners of all stripes Petcube Care offers two different subscription plans, Optimal (starting as low as $3.99/month) and Premium ($9.99/month). Read more about the prices here.

Can my Petcube get hacked?

Because Petcube is going need access to your home Wi-Fi account to work. We've written about how one weak link (i.e. your password) can ruin the party. Because if a smart device is linked to your home Wi-Fi, and that device is hacked, then suddenly everything connected to your Wi-Fi might be hacked as well.

Can you turn off Petcube Camera?

Currently, there is no option to turn off the camera from the Petcube App, but you can disable sharing in the 'Settings' menu. To disable sharing, go to the 'Home' tab, then tap the 'Settings' icon in the upper right corner, and select 'Sharing'. To disable sharing for friends, simply switch it off.

Does Petcube record sound?

Petcube Care captures videos when users play with their pets using the Petcube app. Recording is triggered by sound, motion, autoplay mode, and any camera activity initiated by the owner. Users will have full control over notification alerts and recording with 3 different settings – Awake, Quiet and Sleep.

Is Furbo made in China?

Taiwan-made pet camera Furbo set to become the smart dog nanny.

Can a Petcube get hacked in to?

Because Petcube is going need access to your home Wi-Fi account to work. We've written about how one weak link (i.e. your password) can ruin the party. Because if a smart device is linked to your home Wi-Fi, and that device is hacked, then suddenly everything connected to your Wi-Fi might be hacked as well.

Can you turn Petcube off?

To deactivate it open Petcube app, go to the camera profile in Home menu if you use Android or tap the 'Play' icon if you use iOS, then move the slider to 'Sleep' mode in the lower right corner of the Petcube camera controls. In Sleep mode, Petcube Care is disabled. It will not detect and record events.