Parks Associates, an IoT research firm, conducted research on how important data from IoT products and technical support was to U.S. broadband households. The research shows that customers would exchange their IoT data for technical support benefits, such as product updates, tips to better use the product and warranty information.
Do you raise chicken and sometimes find the task of cleaning out the coop daunting? If so, you are not alone, because thousands of people feel the same way. However, there is a solution to your dilemma and that is the My Connected Coop, a network-connected chicken coop.
SmartBeings, a Silicon Valley tech company, unveils its interactive Smart Home hub, WooHoo. A SmartBeings representative described the device as “an Amazon Echo combined with a Nest Cam, combined with a touchscreen.”
Millions of people are installing Smart devices in their home, because they offer an array of advantages. For example the Amazon Echo, a wireless Bluetooth speaker has had more success than any other Smart gadget on the market, reaching over 6 million sales. All the while, Google is playing catching up with its Bluetooth speaker,… Continue reading »
Smart thermostats are becoming very common, even though there is no consensus on what actually makes the device “Smart”. However, there are two primary features that homeowners should be on the lookout for, Wi-Fi and state-of-the-art programing capabilities. The Smart thermostat’s programing capabilities are far more complex than the time-and-temp programing features found in the… Continue reading »
LG Electronics, a leading provider of appliances, electronics and Smart devices, are striving to push their Smart Home product line to a new level. The company’s newly designed products will utilize deep learning technology to help them interact with users better, by collecting and studying lifestyle patterns.
Netatmo, a developer of consumer electronics, debuted its new Smart Smoke Alarm at CES 2017. The device is said to be a competitor of the Nest Protect, offering similar functionalities. The company also showcased its indoor security siren at the event, as well.
Delta, a leading provider of kitchen and bathroom faucets, announces its partnership with iDevices, a leader in connected home solutions, to create a wireless monitor for detecting leaks and pooling water. According to Water Damage Defense, 14,000 people in the United States experience water damage at work or home on a daily basis. The average… Continue reading »
When most people think of Smart Home, they only think of electronics and appliances. Smart Technology has been embedded into a wide range of products, so why not the showerhead? The HYDRAO First Smart Showerhead is integrated with a Bluetooth 4.0 chipset and comes with its own app, allowing it to exchange data with mobile… Continue reading »
Belkin strives to design and create affordable Smart Home switches. The company has added yet another product to its lineup, the WeMo Mini Wi-Fi Smart Plug. The plug is designed to prevent blockage of adjacent outlets, which is a problem for most brands.