Internet Of Things
By Jason Knott · June 21, 2017 • ZigBee PRO 2017 mesh IoT network spec operates in 800-900MHz and 2.4GHz frequency bands simultaneously, enabling signals to penetrate concrete walls more easily.
By Jason Knott · April 14, 2017 • Whisker Labs's low-voltage sensor identifies electrical signatures, enabling integrators to earn RMR from energy management of every device in a smart home.
By Jason Knott · April 6, 2017 • ADT Pulse smart home automation system surpasses its 2 millionth customer. Pulse 8.0 revamped design due out this spring.
By Chelsea Cafiero · April 6, 2017 • The Z-Wave Alliance will now require mandatory implementation of the new Security 2 (S2) framework.
By CE Pro Editors · March 23, 2017 • New Consumer Technology Association (CTA) Connected Home Security Checklist Tool details proper cybersecurity protocols for installing Internet of Things (IoT) devices.
By Jason Knott · February 17, 2017 • Target renovates its Open House store in San Francisco with more interactive displays and more smart home products. The store also collects qualitative and quantitative data on engagement levels by shoppers.
By Chelsea Cafiero · February 10, 2017 • Former Nest and Revolv executives join IOTAS, a Portland smart home startup targeting the elusive rental (and Millennial) market.
By Lisa Montgomery · February 9, 2017 • Consumers are increasingly adopting and integrating IoT devices into their homes, with statistics from Cisco forecasting the number of IoT devices to reach 50 billion by 2020.
By Jason Knott · January 26, 2017 • FCC issues a white paper warning the commercial IoT industry that it had better address cybersecurity risks with testing, authentication safeguards and best practices or manufacturers will face extreme government interaction... and soon!
By Jason Knott · January 10, 2017 • Federal Trade Commission's 'IoT Home Inspector Challenge' will award $25,000 to the best technical tool to protect the security of a home IoT network.
By Chelsea Cafiero · December 23, 2016 • How will we see virtual reality, voice control, Apple HomeKit, video steaming and immersive sound evolve in the next year? 12 home-tech pros, some dealers and some manufacturers, offer predictions for 2017.
By Chelsea Cafiero · December 12, 2016 • Despite lackluster growth in other distribution areas, D&H is reporting skyrocketing growth in Internet of Things (IoT) and TV in 2016.
By Chelsea Cafiero · November 16, 2016 • CTA white paper outlines specific policy recommendations for the incoming Trump administration in the effort to maximize IoT impact on economy and innovation.
By Tom LeBlanc · November 11, 2016 • Legrand partners with Amazon Alexa, Samsung and Cisco to foster partnerships and innovation in the Internet of Things (IoT) space.
By Advertorial · October 31, 2016 • Small, nondescript products working behind the scenes generate bigger profit, seamless IoT solutions for home systems integrators.