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Research Points to Growing Consumer Smart Home Acceptance

By: Ken Briodagh    4/19/2017

According to a new report, consumers see more clearly how smart home devices can directly benefit their lives, and are planning to purchase more smart…

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3 Ways to Protect Your Smart Home from Hackers

By: Special Guest    4/11/2017

While the modern homes so many of us have these days are helpful and quite fun, there are some downsides to be considered too.

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Osram Makes Advance in Lighting Technology

By: Chrissie Cluney    4/11/2017

Osram, a leading global lighting and technology company, has a new product, Osram DEXAL (Data Exchange for Advanced Lighting).

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Binatone to Unveil Connected Services at Hong Kong Electronics Fair

By: Ken Briodagh    4/10/2017

Binatone, the official licensee of Motorola Mobility, has announced that it will be showcasing Hugo and Ivo, a smart monitor and controller, and a sui…

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Mandatory Security Implementation for Z-Wave IoT Devices Takes Effect

By: Ken Briodagh    4/4/2017

In November 2016, the Z-Wave Alliance Board of Directors voted to mandate that all Z-Wave IoT devices submitted for certification will include its adv…

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Pepper Platform Company Closes Series B Round, Debuts New IoT OS

By: Ken Briodagh    3/31/2017

In a recent announcement, Pepper, an IoT platform and service provider, has made public its concluded Series B investment round of $8.5 million from L…

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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 o…

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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 …

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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 create…

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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 c…

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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 …

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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 …

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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 whi…

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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 te…

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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 Build…

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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 devel…

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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, th…

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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 …

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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 an…

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