Insurtech Innovations: Amtrust Offers Warranties, Tech Support for Fing-Discovered Devices
AmTrust's innovative TapSafe IoT initiative has Fing scan networks for connected devices, and then offers smart-home warranties and tech-support on-the-fly based on risk-assessment profiles.
Jun 18, 2018
10 Best IoT Insights and Smart-Home Quotes from Connections 2018
On Shrek, Costco, sous vide, insurance, DIY, older people, and other engaging subjects shared among the who's who of IoT at Parks Associates' Connections Conference 2018.
Jun 01, 2018
Whisker Labs’ AI-Driven Ting Could be Huge Breakthrough in Fire Prevention
Exploiting Whisker Labs' machine-learning heritage, the Ting IoT device plugs into any wall outlet, detecting electromagnet anomalies across the entire electrical network, and warning homeowners of potential arcs and faults that could lead to dangero
May 30, 2018
An Integrator’s 5 Home-Tech Takeaways from Connections Conference 2018
Parks Associates' Connections 2018 was a high-level IoT event for smart-home muckety mucks serving the mass market, but at least one home-tech integrator found plenty to take away from the three-day forum.
May 29, 2018
First ZigBee 3.0 Thermostat Debuts from Lux … and it’s Pretty Cool
Lux Products' new KONOz, the first ZigBee 3.0-certified thermostat, allows adjustable and multiple geofence perimeters.
May 23, 2018
Insurance Meets Smart Home at Connections 2018: IoT Sensors, Data, Warranties, More
The impact of IoT and smart-home technology on the insurance industry – for risk assessment, loss mitigation, and customer engagement – will be a key theme at Parks Associates’ Connections Conference 2018.