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LG Announces Smart Security Home Automation Hub

LG has announced a new home automation hub that offers connectivity for smart home devices, as well as security through security company ADT.

Gadgets January 6, 2016

Savant's $500 Smart Home Remote Can Create 'Scenes' For Movie Night, Breakfast Time And More

Savant scheduled a smart home system controller for December, at an intriguing price. The premium home automation provider worked hard to level technology and costs, and had some promising results.

FUTURE TECH October 14, 2015

Comcast Xfinity Home Now Works With August Smart Lock, Nest Learning Thermostat And More

Comcast promised a while back to add support for more home automation gadgets and it now activated that support for its Xfinity Home service. Newly-supported devices include the Nest Learning Thermostat, the August Smart Lock, the Chamberlain MyQ garage-door controller and more.

FUTURE TECH October 12, 2015

Alexa Is Ready To Help: Amazon Echo Now Supports SmartThings [Video]

Amazon has teamed up with SmartThings to add more options to its Echo Internet-connected smart speaker, offering a range of neat home automation features.

FUTURE TECH August 22, 2015

Oomi Wants To Make Smart Home Tech More Accessible To The Average Joe

Oomi is hoping to change the way home automation is programmed with their secret weapon: a tablet that will usurp the use of a smartphone.

FUTURE TECH June 24, 2015

ADT Partners With LG And Nest To Make Your Smart Home More Secure

ADT announced new partnerships and new enhancements on its product and platform to bring bolder home security solutions to customers.

FUTURE TECH May 16, 2015

The Year Ahead: 5 Videos Illustrating Top Tech Segments to Track

It's an understatement to say technology had a big year in 2014, given advancements in everything from wearables to driverless cars. As the new year arrives, with tech players likely to birth a rash a new tools and products in January, we offer these videos illustrating what's to come in the new year.

Wearable Tech January 2, 2015

Home Automation at CES: What to Expect

Home automation is a product category that is growing increasingly popular, and that trend is set to continue at CES 2015, which will begin in just a few weeks. Here is a rundown of categories that will be most present at CES 2015 in home automation.

FUTURE TECH December 22, 2014

Logitech debuts harmonious command hub for the home

Logitech wants to serve as the intermediary for smart home products built by different manufacturers. Logitech's Harmony line now includes a smart home hub.

Gadgets September 17, 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

Google's NEST thermostat launches in UK, NPD says home automation taking off

The NEST remote controlled thermostat is just one part of the growing home automation revolution that is now taking place, according to The NPD Group. The vast majority of mobile device owners are aware that their devices may hold the key to lowering their energy costs and taking better care of their home.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 2, 2014

Apple iWatch: More of home automation, less of smartwatch?

Apple iWatch may be able to control various electronic gadgets at home.

Wearable Tech October 13, 2013

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