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Smart Water Heaters: The Next Smart Home Must-Have

Bollente Companies, Inc. recently unveiled the next generation of its multi-award winning tankless w…

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Mattel Introduces Connected Children's Room with Microsoft and Qualcomm at CES

Mattel's nabi brand is set to release its latest product at CES: Aristotle. The company said that it…

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New Product Automates Meals, Groceries and Cooking

A brand new, eggsellent product from RnD64 has been announced at CES to bring some automation into c…

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Smart Water Heaters: The Next Smart Home Must-Have

By: Ken Briodagh     1/13/2017

Bollente Companies, Inc. recently unveiled the next generation of its multi-award winning tankless water heating technology at the International Builders Show.

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Mattel Introduces Connected Children's Room with Microsoft and Qualcomm at CES

By: Ken Briodagh     1/6/2017

Mattel's nabi brand is set to release its latest product at CES: Aristotle. The company said that it is a connected kids' room platform that was developed with Microsoft, Qualcomm Technologies, and Silk Labs.

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New Product Automates Meals, Groceries and Cooking

By: Ken Briodagh     1/4/2017

A brand new, eggsellent product from RnD64 has been announced at CES to bring some automation into consumers' kitchens. In the recent announcement, the IoT-focused technology company unveiled early details of its Eggspert Connected Home Web, mobile a…

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CNET Plans Smart Home Consumer Advisory Channel

By: Ken Briodagh     12/28/2016

CNET has announced that it will launch at CES 2017 a new editorial feature: the Smart Home Matrix. This Matrix is a new site feature designed to help consumers navigate the nuances of smart home technology.

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Eight Tips from Experian to Keep Your IoT-Enabled Gifts Secure

By: Ken Briodagh     12/27/2016

IoT-enabled devices were among the top holiday gifts this year, and Experian has provided eight tips to help protect consumers' identities, privacy and security while enjoying these sweet new toys.

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Conexant and Amazon to Create 2-mic Dev Kit for Alexa

By: Ken Briodagh     12/20/2016

Conexant Systems has announced a collaboration with Amazon to release an Alexa Voice Service (AVS) approved AudioSmart 2-mic Development Kit for smart home applications.

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New Addition to Smart Home: Light and Heat Regulating Smart Windows

By: Special Guest     12/20/2016

The newest addition to the smart home market is a defiant material invented at the University of Texas that just may revolutionize the way we look at windows.

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IoT Connected Lighting in Commercial Buildings

By: Special Guest     12/20/2016

Smart lighting allows individuals to control lights in imaginative ways, and use them as valuable information points for collecting and sharing information about one's facilities.

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INGDAN and Haier Join Up to Build Smart Homes

By: Ken Briodagh     11/30/2016

Cogobuy Group, the largest e-commerce platform serving the electronics manufacturing industry in China, has,in a recent announcement, said that INGDAN.com, the its intelligent hardware innovation platform, has formed a partnership with Haier to devel…

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Smart Home for the Holidays: Honeywell's Tech Tips

By: Ken Briodagh     11/23/2016

As we throw ourselves stomach first into the holiday season this week, many folks are going to be leveraging Smart Home tech and gadgets to ease the stress of the season. Honeywell has a few tips about how to get the most out of it.

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Echelon: Smart Lighting Can Be a Launchpad for an Array of IoT Apps

By: Paula Bernier     11/22/2016

Echelon - whose IoT portfolio includes a centralized management system, chipset, controllers, gateways, routers, sensors, a full SDK, and networking - says smart lighting implementations can be a launchpad for an array of applications.

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Network Scanning App Aims to Make Connectivity Security Worries Obsolete

By: Ken Briodagh     11/21/2016

Fing, a free network scanning app with more than 15 million downloads, is looking to shakeup the IoT Smart Home connectivity establishment with the launch of its Fingbox, an all-in-one affordable network and security toolkit for homes.

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McAfee Survey: Fewer Than Half of Canadians Use Proper Security

By: Ken Briodagh     11/21/2016

A majority of Canadians reported being aware of the vulnerabilities in older connected devices, but they showed a lack of awareness about the potential risks from emerging IoT connected devices.

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UK Energy Milestone: Trilliant Smart Energy Network Connects 4.2 Million Smart Meters

By: Ken Briodagh     11/16/2016

Thanks to the IoT, Trilliant, a smart energy communications provider, has now connected more than four million smart devices in the UK, including gas meters, electric meters and in-home displays.

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Honeywell Gives Building Controls to Occupants

By: Ken Briodagh     11/15/2016

The new Honeywell Vector Occupant App utilized the IoT by joining users' mobile devices with connected building features to give occupants more control over their comfort levels and ability to securely move about the workplace.

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