DSC Touch is an "all-in-one" sleekly designed, smart panel, supporting security, life safety and home control technology.
The Z-Wave thermostat gives users remote control over their heating and cooling system via the Virtual Keypad App.
by Stacey Higginbotham for Fortune: Early adopters, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs have bought into the idea of a smart home, but mainstream consumers haven’t. Leeo, a company that makes a connected nightlight that doubles as a smoke detector for the mobile era and has raised $37 million in funding, laid off about 30% of its staff Wednesday. Earlier this month, we reported that product manufacturing shop Quirky was unwilling to support its home hub software company Wink and it has put it up for sale, according to sources. Meanwhile, a home automation management device built by startup Ninja Blocks failed to raise funding and shut down. Smart home startups like Goji and Plum are so late to market with their products that supporters who gave them money through their crowd-funding campaigns have given up on them. Goji’s smart lock was supposed to ship 18 months ago. Now the company is only shipping a small number of locks and plans to fulfill all other orders by August. Plum, a connected Wi-Fi light switch maker founded by the former head of CEDIA, the trade association for professional home automation installers, announced its product in early 2013 and plans to ship later this year. They were supposed to be ready in August 2013. With $454 million invested in connected home companies last year, there is plenty of money riding on the smart home. According to CB Insights data, smart home startups took in a little over $1 billion in funding between 2012 and 2014. Cont'd...
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Interoperability issues, created by a variety of standards and protocols, are challenging this market, report finds
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Alfeo Pareschi will be speaking on June 24th at Smart Home World London 2015. His session "Delivering the Smart Home: Technology Tools & Process Improvement"
One-fourth of broadband households in the U.K., Spain, and Germany find at least one smart home device very appealing
Honeywell to keynote 10th-annual CONNECTIONS™ Europe in Amsterdam
Addition of new hardware dialer increases ease-of-use for both VoIP and POTS-based conferencing
Consumer Demand for Connected Home Products Slows Dramatically in First Half of 2015 and Continues Rapid Drop Off
New report by Argus Insights reveals that of all Home Automation devices, security cameras are most talked about and despite investments in Nest and Dropcam by Google, and SmartThings by Samsung, consumer demand still lags
As Z-Wave Alliance membership passes 325 companies with over 1350 certified Z-Wave products and 40M units in the market, Z-Wave dominates the residential IoT market.
BeON Home Showcases Preventative Security Solution for Dealers at ESX 2015
11% of U.S. broadband households will have a robotic vacuum cleaner by 2020
Samsung Delivers The Smart Hotel Room and New In-Room Entertainment Experience to the Hospitality Industry
Enables hoteliers to bring top-notch energy automation and provide ultimate interactive services and streaming for guests at HITEC 2015
Starter Sets Include Full Color Changing, Tunable White and Decorative Lighting Options for the Whole Home
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