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Indianapolis 500 hosts '5G' smart home

Sean Kinney for RCR Wireless: The pre-standard 5G demo involves Verizon, Ericsson and Intel.

Scientists propose better battery system for smart home use

Phys.org: Smart homes need smart batteries. Current systems overuse power, which can shorten the life of batteries and the devices they power. Future batteries may get an intelligence boost to mitigate the problem.

Google Assistant can now control more appliances and smart home devices

Rita El Khoury for Android Police: Yesterday we learned that Google Assistant is about to offer more capabilities on your phones and gain several smart and interesting features.

Fibaro and Home Center Lite

With software on board instead of in the cloud, Home Center Lite doesn’t rely on an internet connection to operate effectively. The hub also features a built-in energy management dashboard available on the iPad app or desktop version, setting it apart from many other hubs.

Are Smart Speakers the Trojan Horse for Widespread Smart Home Adoption?

Smart home has yet to transition into mass market industry as providers fail to communicate value and need, finds Strategy Analytics

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Platinum Tools® Launches VDV MapMaster™ 3.0 Cable Tester at 2017 InfoComm

The New T130 is the Best Instrument for Installation, Troubleshooting, and Maintenance on Telco, Network, or Coax Cable in Both the Commercial and Residential Markets

Edge-MT Developed Virtual Reality Application for the Israeli Subsidiary of KONE

Edge-MT, a developer and provider of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) applications, today announced that it has developed a virtual reality application for KONE Israel.

An Extraordinary Out-Of-Speaker Experience: Nola to Debut Its New Metro Grand Reference Gold 2 Loudspeaker At the Los Angeles Audio Show

Isn't life grand? It is if you're listening to the new Nola Metro Grand Reference Gold 2 loudspeaker - which will be on exhibit for the first time ever at the Los Angeles Audio Show (LAAS).

Parks Associates Releases New IoT Forecasts: More than 442 million connected consumer devices will be sold in the U.S. in 2020

Analysts and Industry Leaders Examine Smart Home and Connected Entertainment Markets at CONNECTIONS™: The Premier Connected Home Conference

Middle Atlantic Simplifies Design and Ordering Experience for Upgraded L5 Series Lectern

L5 Series Adds New Features: Now Available Pre-Configured or Customizable to Project Specifications

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