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Patent-infringement lawsuits dismissed before Court ruled on validity of two Alarm.com security and home-automation patents.
Julie Jacobson · July 18, 2019
Lenbrook says its Bluesound wireless high-resolution audio ecosystem is ‘substantively’ different from Sonos system.
Jason Knott · June 27, 2019
J Geiger denied request for preliminary injunction against the sale of Lutron’s new motorized shading line
Julie Jacobson · September 19, 2018
Not from The Onion: ADT files patent application for ‘Determining what the indicators represent on a security device.’
Julie Jacobson · August 30, 2018
Ideal for integrating Wi-Fi cameras with ZigBee door locks, Amazon invention shows ZigBee home-automation signals running over power cable to enhance wireless performance.
Julie Jacobson · May 29, 2018
Sonos patent application describes how biometric data like perspiration, pulse or tone of voice could inform an audio system to play music or other content that is most conducive to the listener’s well being.
Julie Jacobson · March 30, 2018
IoT garage-door controller provides all the safety measures required of UL 985 for ‘unattended operation’ but it’s stupid simple for DIY installs.
Julie Jacobson · March 21, 2018
Sonos seeks injunction and double damages for D&M’s ‘willful infringement’ of Sonos patents in the Denon HEOS line. Judge invalidates another D&M patent.
Julie Jacobson · February 25, 2018
CES 2018: Ring reportedly settles with ADT in Zonoff lawsuit for $25 million, plans to launch super-cheap ‘Ring Alarm’ security system soon, adds Z-Wave sensors, acquires Mr. Beams (Wireless Environment, LLC).
Julie Jacobson · January 18, 2018
In patent-infringement case, SkyBell says Ring (Bot Home Automation) competes on hype, not innovation. Meanwhile, Ring says Nest is a copycat.
Julie Jacobson · January 7, 2018