IFTTT Competitor and CEDIA Keynoter Stringify Kills Home Automation App
After acquisition, Comcast kills Stringify app, which is 'much better' than IFTTT as an if/then home-automation engine; company recommends IFTTT and Yonomi IoT platforms instead. [grumpy baby]
Apr 09, 2019
Tuya at CES 2019: Biggest IoT Framework U.S. Has Never Heard Of
Chinese home-automation giant Tuya powers more than 100 million smart-home products and is taking the U.S. IoT market by storm, starting at CES 2019.
Jan 10, 2019
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8 Hot Smart-Home Trends Beyond Big TVs and Sound Systems
Beyond MicroLED TVs and stunning sound systems, CEDIA Expo 2018 showcased other smart-home trends including robotic patio umbrellas, multipurpose IoT sensors, and smart leak detection systems.
Nov 28, 2018
Hands On: Telguard’s Arlo Go Mobile Camera Goes Anywhere, Provides Dealer RMR
Selling Telguard's Arlo Go all-wireless cameras is one of the few ways home-technology integrators can earn recurring revenue (RMR) on cellular service without selling back-up cellular for security systems.
Aug 30, 2018
Somfy myLink Provides Voice Control and Expanded Integration
Voice control via an Amazon Alexa skill gives the myLink the ability to accept control commands like, 'Alexa, turn the shades on.'
Aug 16, 2018
Smart-Home Lessons from Diabetes Conference: Networks Matter, Regulation Thwarts Progress
Networking and smart-home veteran Michael Maniscalco shares insights from American Diabetes Association conference, bemoaning the lack of progress in integrating medical devices with home-automation, which could be a potential life saver.