Baidu, a Chinese-based tech giant, unveiled its new Amazon Echo copycat, Little Fish. The robot features a large screen display, camera, microphone and a Smart speaker. While Little Fish is similar to Amazon Echo and Google Home, it is also very unique in that it offers video chatting and video streaming directly to the screen…. Continue reading »
As smog and pollutants fill the air in metropolitan areas, residents are concerned for their safety. In Japan and China, residents wear traditional surgical masks to protect themselves from communicable diseases and prevent the spread of infection. While these masks can be a little awkward, they still do exactly what they are supposed to do…. Continue reading »
Research findings by NTT DATA, revealed that American customers would be willing to switch insurers, just to get discounts on their homeowners insurance policy for utilizing Smart Home devices. In fact, the research showed that two out of three customers would be willing to make the change.
Suning Commerce Group, a China-based non-government retailer, showcased a comprehensive lineup of Smart products from its Suning platform at CES 2017. The CES platform allows developers and device manufacturers to showcase their technological and scientific innovations. China accounted for one third of the exhibitors at the event held in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Maximus, a lighting manufacturer, unveiled its new Smart Motion Security Light at CES 2017. The light is actually a Wi-Fi security camera and floodlight in one, with a two-way communication system. It features a 1080p HD video, motion detector and event alerts. The embedded motion sensor is capable of detecting motion up to 70 feet…. Continue reading »
Focalcrest, a provider of IoT intelligent hardware solutions, unveiled its first ever Smart Home Hub, Mixtile. The Mixtile Hub will create a bridge from existing Z-Wave to ZigBee-enabled gadgets, the most popular Home Automation protocols, to the HomeKit ecosystem. What this will mean for ZigBee and Z-Wave customers is they will be able to view… Continue reading »
EZVIZ, a California-based Smart Home video technology company, unveiled its next generation future line of products, including indoor, outdoor and action cameras at CES 2017. All of the cameras are designed to make it easier for users to connect visually to their surroundings.
PlumChoice, a leading provider of iOT technical support services, announced its partnership with Nightingale to provide customers with superior iOT technical support. Nightingale is the first Smart Home sleep system that is capable of immersing a room in perfectly tuned sound blankets. The system will also mask annoying indoor/outdoor sounds that would normally keep the… Continue reading »
Lenovo, a China-based tech giant, launches its innovative Smart Home assistant, with Amazon Alexa integration. Lenovo is the latest firm to join the market for voice-automated gadgets.
Fortress Cyber Security, a global provider of cyber security to enterprises, unveils its first unified threat management (UTM) appliance for residential settings. The device features a 7-inch touchscreen display that will allow users to make security level adjustments and monitor their network, with alert detection and notification. Fortress UTM offers security versatility, securing both Internet… Continue reading »