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CES 2018: 10 New Smart Home & IoT Devices + Their Prospects for Success

CES 2018 Innovation Awards include usual smart-home winners like Nest, Ring and Arlo, but also interesting newbies boasting AI, security, home automation, lighting control and more. Will they make it?

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BEAK/IOT home automation hub from ControlANY

Their Words

BEAK serves the purpose of the major consumer base to have an IoT solution to make their life easier. BEAK is designed to deliver the ultimate smart home experience with the ability to control hundreds of appliances and other smart devices by working on wireless portocols ie BLE, Zigbee and Z-wave.

My Words

In addition to the protocols noted above, the BEAK has an IR transceiver to control IR devices, as well as temperature, humidity, ambient light and proximity sensors.

Do I want it?

No.

Will it make it?

I don't think so. The world has enough home-automation hubs.

ControlAny BEAK

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