So I got a courtesy Email, last night, from this website, stating that it automatically updated to the
Howdy! Your site at http://www.jeremygilby.com has been updated automatically to WordPress 3.8.2.
No further action is needed on your part. For more on version 3.8.2, see the About WordPress screen:
[My Admin About Page - ed.]
If you experience any issues or need support, the volunteers in the WordPress.org support forums may be able to help.
You also have some plugins or themes with updates available. Update them now:
[My Admin Page - ed.]
The WordPress Team
Granted, I’m not as attentive to my website as I used to be, but I’m not comfortable with it automatically updating itself. (At least not yet)