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  1. Google vet turns smartphone into remote control for your houseRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... technology. With Rentbits, he's on his way toward that goal. enver startup Rentbits is getting in the home automation game, releasing an app called Remotely that allows people to lock doors, turn lights on and off, adjust their thermostat and ...


  2. Can we talk? Internet of things vendors face a communications 'mess'Read the original story

    Friday | InfoWorld

    ... protocols that allow home devices to exchange information aren't interoperable . Second, installing a home automation system will likely require investments in bridges, which are separate pieces of hardware that connect with home routers. But in ...


  3. 15 tips to Spring Clean Your Digital SecurityRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Examiner.com

    ... system. Upgrade this if it is old technology . New wireless home alarms connect to your network and include home automation features too. This includes surveillance cameras, motion detectors, glass break sensors and controlling lights and ...


  4. PSA: Spotting Counterfeit IC / Electronic ComponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Mavromatic.com

    ... comments! Welcome to mavromatic! My goal is to bring to your attention the latest DIY projects, the greatest home automation and home theater products. As well as, the occasional offbeat entry, to spice things up a bit.


  5. Cortana shown controlling home automation in lighting demonstrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WinBeta

    Windows Phone 8.1 is out now, at least for those who wish to follow the steps to download and install it -- others will get the update soon.


  6. a P B Security Systems Moves to New Location at the Teleport...Read the original story

    Yesterday | I-Newswire.com

    ... including smoke and fire detectors, temperature detectors, CCTV systems, intercom systems and more. Their home automation specialists can put you in control of virtually every aspect of your home and/or business. Whether you're seeking to enhance ...


  7. Electric Imp Announces Relationship with MurataRead the original story

    Friday | Wireless Design & Development

    ... being used by a variety of companies in more than 25 diverse product categories including consumer, home automation, energy and HVAC management, and healthcare. Customers include Quirky + GE, Budweiser, Bonded Energy Solutions, Lockitron, Hiku and ...


  8. IoT: A Return to Our Favorite EDA RequirementsRead the original story

    Friday | DesignLines

    ... companies that receive information on their product usage habits directly from the product itself; and home automation solutions that monitor almost every device. The consumer awareness of IoT might be low, but it is here, with all its security and ...


  9. How Companies Like Fitbit And Nest Could Make Money Off Your DataRead the original story

    Friday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Companies like Fitbit and Nest Labs have realized there's a lucrative business in selling the data collected by wearable devices and smart home automation devices.


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    Friday | EETimes

    ... Bluetooth mesh it announced in February , connecting a handful of colored lights, indicating its focus on home automation (below). The technology supports up to 65,000 nodes on a network and multiple interconnected nets, said Robin Heydon, a fellow ...


  11. IoT Devices and Apps for Industry and ConsumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Linux

    Recently Google acquired the home automation company Nest. Nest is a company that sells IoT enabled devices that allow homeowners to control the temperature of their homes through their smartphones, plus it sends notifications if it detects dangerous levels of smoke or carbon monoxide.


  12. Students hack Siri to do more using GoogolplexRead the original story

    Friday | O'Grady's PowerPage

    ... likely to block the hack so it doesn't work in a future iOS update. It's not all that useful unless you have home automation devices to control, or a Spotify account, although people seem to be finding other ways to use it. Siri can already be kind ...


  13. Qualcomm Smart Gateway Platform Transforms Connected Experiences in...Read the original story

    Friday | Hispanic Business

    ... applications are designed to create a more enjoyable media and entertainment experience for the consumer. Home automation services are designed to provide greater convenience and control of the Smarthome, while analytics applications are created to ...


  14. 'Shortcut' App Brings Smartphone Voice Control to your Smart HomeRead the original story

    Friday | Automated Home

    'Shortcut' is a new smart home app just launched this month that allows you to control a variety of home automation systems with your voice.


  15. Connected car, connected homeRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Telematics Update

    ... to Egil Juliussen, principal analyst, infotainment & ADAS, IHS Automotive, it's the house's fault. "Home automation is a slow market," he says. "Twenty years ago, home automation projects were controlled by PC, cost $3,000 to $5,000, and nobody ...


  16. Google, IBM worries could raise questions about other tech-sector companiesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Raw Story

    ... that profitability decline to a spike in expenses partly because of its $3.2 billion acquisition of home automation pioneer Nest last quarter, which tacked on a raft of payroll and research costs. More broadly, the three largest Internet ...


  17. 2Gig's GC3 Security System Combines Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Security Sales & Integration

    GC3 home security and home automation panel from Linear's 2Gig Technologies features Z-Wave, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Low Energy and a USB port for a number of possible applications.


  18. MyLiveGuard Adds Home Automation & Home Security Capability to Android TV devicesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Information Technology

    MyLiveGuard, the white label Home Automation & Home Security software platform provider is courting Android TV device manufacturers as potential channel partners with its new home hub software module for use with Android TV devices.


  19. Home Automation Companies - Best of 2014 List Available at...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | PRWeb

    After reviewing all the home automation companies in the country, SecuritySystemReviews.com is proud to announce the release of their best of 2014 for home automation companies.


  20. Cox Bets on Smart Homes in VegasRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Light Reading

    Entering its seventh market with smart home services, Cox has expanded into Las Vegas with offerings for home security and home automation.