Do Map View User Interfaces Simplify Smart Home Management?

Amazon and Samsung are betting on new Map View interfaces for smart home control, but do they have broad appeal in the high-end custom market?

May 21, 2024

URC Total Control Adds Rachio Integration, Upgrades Alexa Skill

Leading control provider URC enables Rachio smart watering system support and deploys ‘significant’ improvements to Alexa Skill 2.0 compatibility within Total Control ecosystem.

Jan 17, 2024

Amazon’s Fire TV to be Operating System in New Panasonic TVs

Panasonic and Amazon are teaming up to include Amazon’s Fire TV platform as the operating system in new OLED TVs.

Jan 10, 2024

SKYX’s All-in-One Smart Platform is Everything from a Smart Speaker to a Smoke Detector

The patented All-in-One Smart Platform debuting at CES from SKYX Platforms features app & voice control, smoke/CO sensors, Wi-Fi repeater, smart speaker & lighting, intercom, and more.

Jan 10, 2024

Amazon Begins Rolling Out Updated Smart Home-Focused Alexa App

Amazon's Alexa app upgrades bring smart home controls front and center since that is one of the most used features of the virtual assistant.

Dec 04, 2023