12 hrs ago
Silicon Labs Launches Industry's Most Energy-Friendly, Easiest-to-Use Humidity Sensors
Silicon Labs' second-generation RH sensing solution, the Si701x/2x sensors combine a standard CMOS mixed-signal IC with a proven technique of measuring humidity using a polymer dielectric film.
16 hrs ago
VC funding for home automation hits $468M since 2012
Since the start of 2012, home automation startups have raised $468M across 56 deals.
20 hrs ago
Blue Ridge Communications to Offer Connected Home Management Services
Blue Ridge Communications and Comporium today announced that Blue Ridge Communications has joined the Comporium Security, Monitoring and Automation Dealer Program to deliver a premier home management solution to the communities it serves.
Midcontinent to offer 'smart' home services
Midcontinent Communications is expanding its services to include a "smart" home program that combines a security system, communications gateway and home automation platform.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
In Perspective: What's the frequency, Kenneth?
In 2014, CED will celebrate its 40th year covering...well, an expanding universe of things.
Wi-Fi to Hold Over 40% Share of 8 Million Unit Smart Thermostat Market by 2018, Says ABI Research
The global smart thermostats market is expected to grow from 1.3 million in 2013 to 8 million unit shipments in 2018; a CAGR of 43%.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Vivint, Inc. To Present At The Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Leveraged Finance Conference
Vivint, Inc. will be participating at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Leveraged Finance Conference being held at the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, FL on December 2-4, 2013.
5 pieces of advice for those who want to buy a connected device
Buying connected devices or bringing the internet of things into your home doesn't have to be a daunting process.
Gift Guide For The Home Automation Enthusiast
It's never been easier to make your home work for you. In the past, installing home automation devices was a laborious and obnoxious task, reserved for only the most committed geeks.
Caring Home Automation - An Assisted Living Smart Home Case Study
Idratek are well known for their work in building intricate smart home systems whilst reducing the complexity for the user.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
New Market Study: Home Automation & Controls Market
This report, based on the extensive research study on home automation & controls market, is aimed at identifying the entire market of home automation & controls; specifically, lighting control, security control, access control, HVAC control, entertainment control, outdoor control, and communication protocols, standards, and data distribution.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Video: Robert Scoble's Home Automation Interview with Revolv Co-Founder
Here's the Scobleizer's half-hour Google Hangout with Revolv co-founder, Mike Soucie.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
8 Futuristic Gifts for Your Smart Home
Our phones aren't the only devices with "smart" technology these days. It seems as if everything from watches to toothbrushes are integrating intelligent tech into its design.
Ideas for a better life
Having undergone major dental surgeries and suffering from a few vitamin deficiencies, Bohra wanted to make sure that he has everything at his fingertip.
Girder 5.1.1 Build 591
Girder provides you with a robust automation application software that fits a wide variety of needs from automating or remote controlling a Windows application to industrial and commercial automation to home automation.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
5 Up and Coming Technologies for the Home
At the very dawn of automation, systems were used mostly in office buildings and boardrooms.
Staples Connect launches to tame the smart home
Staples has launched its smart home platform, Staples Connect, bundling third-party sensors, lights, wireless sockets and locks, and more, with a universal control hub that links them together.
View Press Release
The aim of the ULE Alliance is to enable the home automation market, through the deployment of ULE based solutions, out of the niche of proprietary and non-interoperable systems to a mass market with a broad selection of vendors and solutions working together.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Goldee is the world's smartest light switch
Home automation has traditionally been the realm of the nerd, willing to spend a lot of time playing with everything from X-10 systems to Raspberry Pi tech .
Smart Home Solution Revolv Secures $4 Million in Funding Led by the Foundry Group
This follows the company's previous round in September 2012 in which Revolv received $2.7 million in seed funding.