Tag: Connected Home

Blink Video Doorbell Officially Announced At $99 Starting Price

Blink formally announced a battery-powered video doorbell, expanding its lineup of home security devices. The blink video doorbell starts at $99 for existing Blink customers.

Smart Home December 20, 2017

CES 2017 Highlights: Comcast Plans To Turn 15 Million Homes Into 'Digital Homes'

Comcast has announced a new 'Digital Home' solution at CES 2017, aiming to connect 15 million homes by the end of the year. The Advanced Wireless Gateway promises an easy and secure connection to manage all connected devices, so here's the deal.

Smart Home January 5, 2017

Alexa In Focus: Ford Integrating Amazon Echo's Smart Virtual Assistant In Cars This Year

Ford has teamed up with Amazon to bring Alexa to select vehicles, pairing connected cars with connected homes. Three Ford models will get smarter and more connected by the year's end, tapping into the power of Amazon's intelligent virtual assistant.

Car Tech October 4, 2016

Alexa, Fire Up That Genesis: Amazon And Hyundai Partnership Links Connected Homes With Connected Cars

Amazon and Hyundai have joined forces for a cool new Alexa skill for Genesis. Bringing connected cars to connected homes, this integration allows Genesis G80 and G90 owners to remotely control their cars from their homes via Alexa voice commands.

Car Tech August 18, 2016

Philips Hue Blocking Third-Party Lightbulbs Over 'Interoperability Issues'

Philips announced that it is no longer supporting third-party light bulbs. While this goes to new and untested products, the company said that it will continue with those it was working with before the decision.

FUTURE TECH December 16, 2015

You Can Now Watch YouTube Videos On Your Android Wear Smartwatch

A YouTube app for Android Wear has been released to the Google Play Store. It includes a number of interesting features, such as the ability to stream to Chromecast and to use voice controls for almost all of the app's functions.

Apps/Software July 3, 2015

Telecoms, services providers playing a niche role in the emergence of the smart home

The smart home race isn't only about hardware and software manufacturers. Telecoms and home security companies could help smart home products stay secure, connected and up-to-date.

FUTURE TECH September 26, 2014

The smart home is the next battleground: What to expect from the top 3 tech companies?

The battle for our living rooms is still ongoing, but the battle for our entire home is about to begin. The smart home is clearly the future, and it is closer than you think.

Culture June 8, 2014

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