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How to Easily Switch to Smart Home Lighting

Linking Belkin’s WeMo switches to lamps is simple, but connecting the devices to the Internet can be a big turn-off The smart home is more an evolution than a revolution. Homeowners will mostly integrate Internet-connected devices gradually, rather .....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated NewsFeb 6th, 2015

Autonomous robots and intelligent virtual assistants to have highest CAGR in AI applications from 2014-2019, says MIC

Artificial Intelligence (AI) plays a pivotal role in Internet of Things (IoT) as it can be applied to a myriad of smart connected products, such as lighting, cars, wearables, medical care, smartphones, and smart home sensing control devices. In 2019, mark.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2015

Cree Connected LED Bulb

The Cree Connected LED brings smart lighting to the masses with an affordable bulb that's simple to set up and control, and casts a very pleasant white light......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 29th, 2015

GE Link Connected LED

The GE Link Connected LED is an attractive, affordable smart bulb that could help connected lighting enter a lot more households......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 29th, 2015

Verizon Vehicle promises to turn almost any car into a smart one

Verizon Vehicle, an aftermarket subscription program, promises to grant any car with an OBD-II port connected, OnStar-like capabilities. The system aims to make every car a smart car. The post Verizon Vehicle promises to turn almost any car into a smart o.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 14th, 2015

Philips hue heats up to fight smart bulb tide: Interview

You could hardly walk five paces through the halls at CES 2015 without stumbling over a wireless light bulb. Connected lighting seems determined to be the point of entry to domestic home automation, and there are plenty - startups and larger - hoping to c.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsJan 11th, 2015

First look: Lucis" NuBryte cloud-connected smart home console

After unveiling its upcoming NuBryte cloud-connected smart home console last year, Lucis Technologies brought a working model to the showroom floor at CES, demoing the console's automated lighting and security features......»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJan 9th, 2015

Sentri Is The Smart Home Monitoring System Of The Future

 An increasing number of devices in the home are getting connected to the Internet, giving consumers new ways to control their household appliances. But as more and more consumer electronic manufacturers are adding connectivity to their devices, it&#.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJan 6th, 2015

Belkin shows off 8 new WeMo smart bulbs

Have you fallen in love with a connected home? If so, several new WeMo light bulbs will be arriving in the near future, expanding the lighting options available with both indoor and outdoor lights, full-color options, and more. The products are available .....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsJan 6th, 2015

‘Honeywell, I’m home": Lyric gets into the security space

Honeywell’s Lyric already has a smart thermostat. The company debut Lyric's new security system at CES 2015, expanding its connected home line of products and looking to make homes safer. The post ‘Honeywell, I’m home': Lyric gets into the secu.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 6th, 2015

Qualcomm and LIFX partner up for smart lighting reference design

To make it even easier to build a connected light bulb, Qualcomm Atheros and startup LIFX have teamed up to create a Wi-Fi module and software that lets lighting manufacturers get….....»»

Category: mediaSource:  gigaomRelated NewsJan 5th, 2015

Volvo’s smart connected helmet keeps cyclists safe

Volvo, POC and Ericsson are developing a cloud-based system that can help drivers and cyclists look out for each other through a series of alerts — provided they have the right technology. The post Volvo’s smart connected helmet keeps cyclists saf.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 20th, 2014

Samsung says all its new devices will integrate with the SmartThings smart home platform

SAN FRANCISCO — Samsung electronics announced today that every new connected Samsung device will tie into the company’s smart home environment, which is being built on the SmartThings platform and the Tizen operating system. Samsung will now.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated NewsNov 12th, 2014

LED smart bulb shipments expected to surpass 11 million units in 2018, says IHS

According to IHS, approximately 880,000 connected LED smart bulbs were shipped globally in 2013. With new lighting products entering the market seemingly every week, sales are forecast to ramp up very quickly in the next few years, with connected LED smar.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 17th, 2014

AllSeen Alliance"s IoT crusade takes aim at smart lighting

The "Internet of things" encompasses a dizzying range of connected devices, some real and some still imaginary, but setting standards for all those things to work together will require getting down to specifics. The AllSeen Alliance did just that on Tuesd.....»»

Category: topSource:  techworldRelated NewsOct 8th, 2014

Belkin WeMo LED Lighting Starter Set

The Belkin WeMo LED Lighting Starter Set is a white-only connected lighting system that works with other WeMo products, but it's missing a few features compared with the competition......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 4th, 2014

Bellabeat Debuts A Trio Of Health-Tracking Products For Moms-To-Be And Beyond, Including Jewelry, A Monitor And A Smart Scale

 Fitness-minded individuals have devices like the Fitbit to track their steps and activities. Expectant mothers have Bellabeat. The startup has been selling a low-cost “connected system” that allows moms-to-be to track their pregnancies.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsSep 30th, 2014

Belkin WeMo Crock-Pot Review: Not The Smartest Of Smart Devices, But It Gets The Job Done

 Belkin is going all-out on the connected home, with products ranging from connected lighting systems to smart outlets. But one of its oddest offerings might just be a collaboration with slow cooker industry leader Crock-Pot, whose name is essentiall.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2014

Elgato embraces Apple HomeKit with Avea smart lighting and Eve home monitoring

Elgato has announced a couple of new smart home products that will embrace Apple's new HomeKit platform. The Elgato Avea smart lighting system will challenge the likes of Philips Hue, with its smart LED bulb. Compatible with iOS, the £39.99 Avea bul.....»»

Category: tabletsSource:  pocket-lintRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2014

Elgato unveils iOS-connected home monitoring system, smart bulb, and intelligent battery

Just a week ahead of Apple's September 9 media event, Munich, Germany-based company Elgato has announced a new lineup of smart home accessories including the home monitoring system Eve, the Avea smart LED light bulb, and the Smart Power intelligent ba.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2014