Taiwan market: Philips launches Hue 2.0 smart LED lighting

Philips has launched Hue 2.0 series smart LED lighting systems in the Taiwan market, with an entry-level system consisting of three 800-lumen light bulbs, an E27 lamp holder and Hue Bridge 2.0 for sale at NT$7,499 (US$236) and a single Hue 2.0 light bulb .....»»

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Article: Smart Lighting, Thermostats Appeal in Great Britain

Topping the list of appliances internet users in Great Britain would like to replace with connected technology are lamps and lighting, as well as thermostats. Still, about a quarter said they had no desire for connected appliances......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated NewsAug 15th, 2016

Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller Generation 2

The second-gen Rachio Smart Sprinkler Controller offers everything you need in a smart sprinkler system including customized schedules, weather-based watering cycles, water usage reports, and integration with other connected home devices......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsAug 11th, 2016

Philips Hue Motion Sensor tipped for September launch

Philips looks set to add hands-free smarts to its Hue lighting system, with word of a new Hue Motion Sensor sneaking out ahead of the gadget's launch. A mainstay of many smart home installations, Hue's wirelessly-enabled bulbs can be controlled by various.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2016

The Majesty 155 isn’t just a superyacht, it’s a smart home at sea

The Majesty 155 Superyacht is one smart boat, thanks to its audio visual system. The giant yacht recently won a CEDIA award for its audio-visual setup, but its smart system also controls the lighting and navigation. The post The Majesty 155 isn’t j.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 13th, 2016

Securifi Almond 3 is an affordable, all-in-one Wi-Fi system for the connected home video - CNET

The Wi-Fi system is a combination router, range extender and smart home hub, that's compatible with hundreds of connected devices......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2016

This cloud-connected Das Keyboard does so much more than type

Das Keyboard has kicked off its first-ever Kickstarter for of all things a cloud-connected keyboard called the 5Q.The Das Keyboard 5Q has everything you want from a modern, mechanical keyboard including a RGB lighting system that's customizable down to ea.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsJun 30th, 2016

Nest seems to be working on a "smart crib" loaded with sensors

The hyper-connected home of the future will come with an equally connected nursery. Nest, the company widely known for its WiFi enabled energy-saving thermostat and smart smoke alarm system, has filed a patent for a baby crib that could be "embedded........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsJun 30th, 2016

The US Army is deploying smart earplugs that block out loud noises and enhance quiet ones

 TCAPS – that’s Tactical Communication and Protective System – are a sort of combo connected earplug/hearing aid currently being deployed by the US Army to both reduce hearing loss from explosive sounds and enhance perception of qu.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 5th, 2016

Pretend money"s no object. Now, look at your new smart home

In recent years we've seen an explosion in connected home technology. Philips has released and subsequently iterated on its connected lighting range, Google has continued to iterate on its line of Nest smart thermostats, and even Samsung has got in on the.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsJun 4th, 2016

Have $14,000 to spend? The smart home system may be for you

Think $180 is a hefty sum to pay for a smart home system in the form of the Amazon Echo? Try $14,000 for The connected home platform boasts a number of impressive attributes including artificial intelligence, but it's got the price tag to match. .....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 31st, 2016

Make all your light bulbs smart with Socket from iDevices

Thanks to the Socket, you can now transform any old light bulb into a connected bulb -- just screw Socket into a lighting fixture, insert a standard light bulb, and turn a 20th century appliancefixture The post Make all your light bulbs smart with Socket .....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2016

Logitech smart car mount transforms your dumb car into a connected one

The future of smart cars is a dedicated infotainment system like Android Auto. But it’s going to be a long while before everybody upgrades their vehicles to get a car with the latest gadgetry built in.Logi, which is the consumer division of Logitech, th.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsMay 11th, 2016

Cujo is a firewall for the connected smart home network

 “Cujo protects everything on your network,” the company’s CEO, Einaras Gravrock says, describing his product in the simplest terms possible ahead of its Disrupt NY launch this week. “Think of it as an immunity system for your.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 10th, 2016

Not just Nest: Haiku"s smart ceiling fans now work with Ecobee thermostats, too - CNET

A new integration between Haiku and Ecobee will let you sync your smart ceiling fans up with your cloud-connected HVAC system......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsMay 6th, 2016

Samsung Smart Home Flaws Let Hackers Pick Connected Doors From Anywhere In the World

Researchers have discovered flaws in Samsung's Smart Home automation system, which if exploited, allows them to carry a range of remote attacks. These attacks include digitally picking connected door locks from anywhere in the world. The flaws have been d.....»»

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Philips turns to its Hue 2.0 user base before rolling out a much-needed app update

After working closely with its users, Philips has finally updated the user interface and available features native to its companion smartphone application for the Hue 2.0 smart lighting system. The post Philips turns to its Hue 2.0 user base before rollin.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 28th, 2016

Smanos X300 plug and play alarm system

While a smart home was once thought the preserve of the uber rich today with wireless apps and plug-in security systems, anyone can have a connected household. All you need is something like the Smanos X300 Plug and Play Alarm system, which bundles a moti.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2016

Every light"s a smart light in the CNET Smart Home video - CNET

It's time to go all-in on connected lighting -- here's how we did it......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2016

BeON Home Starter Pack

The BeON Home smart lighting system offers an easy, albeit expensive, way to make it look like you're home when you're not......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2016