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New York City Hilton Signs Entic to Increase Building Efficiency

According to a recent announcement from Entic, a smart building software and IoT developer, it has b…

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Gourmia Brings Alexa, Google Home and Voice Control to Smart Appliances

According to a recent announcement, Gourmia, a designer and manufacturer of countertop smart kitchen…

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Comcast Acquires Icontrol and Announces Plans for Center of Excellence in Texas

Recently, Comcast announced that it has completed its acquisition of Icontrol Networks Inc., specifi…

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New York City Hilton Signs Entic to Increase Building Efficiency

By: Ken Briodagh     3/21/2017

According to a recent announcement from Entic, a smart building software and IoT developer, it has been chosen by New York Hilton Midtown to provide operational efficiency and energy savings through enhanced visibility into the hotel's major energy c…

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Gourmia Brings Alexa, Google Home and Voice Control to Smart Appliances

By: Ken Briodagh     3/20/2017

According to a recent announcement, Gourmia, a designer and manufacturer of countertop smart kitchen appliances, is set to make a smart splash during its first appearance at the International Home +Housewares Show in Chicago's McCormick Place.

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Comcast Acquires Icontrol and Announces Plans for Center of Excellence in Texas

By: Ken Briodagh     3/9/2017

Recently, Comcast announced that it has completed its acquisition of Icontrol Networks Inc., specifically the innovative Converge business that creates Internet of Things (IoT) technologies and next-generation platforms for connected home security.

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Everything's Coming Up Roses for Hotel Guests at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

By: Chrissie Cluney     3/7/2017

Whether you come to Las Vegas to gamble or to see the sights, the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas seeks to assist in your overall experience in regards to customer service and customer satisfaction.

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Eaton and Enlighted Team Up to Deliver Connected Lighting for Buildings

By: Ken Briodagh     3/2/2017

Power management company Eaton has announced a collaboration with Internet of Things (IoT) company Enlighted to accelerate the deployment of advanced sensory networks in commercial and industrial buildings.

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IoT Time Preview: Smart Home Chapter

By: Ken Briodagh     3/2/2017

In this weekly series, we'll be previewing chapters of "IoT Time: Evolving Trends in the Internet of Things" for you to read in the hopes that you'll like enough to read the whole thing.

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NNT Data Study: Homeowners Want Out of Home Insurance

By: Chrissie Cluney     3/1/2017

Are you satisfied with your homeowner insurance company? If you answered 'no' it seems like you're not alone.

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Can A Smart Home Replace Security Guards and Video Camera Surveillance?

By: Special Guest     2/13/2017

Since security guards and video camera surveillance can significantly increase security overhead, smart homes can offer a way to lower those costs while still maintaining a keen eye on one's property.

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REstore Deploys Smart Appliances in New Smart City Project

By: Ken Briodagh     1/23/2017

REstore has announced a large-scale deployment of smart household appliances with embedded connectivity into an integrated Smart City platform with telecom operator Orange, and the imec institute in microchip and digital technology.

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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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