By Steve Karantzoulidis · February 6, 2019 • On March 31, Lowe's will shut down its Iris smart home platform after failing to find a buyer. Customers will be reimbursed for certain devices.
By Jason Knott · November 26, 2018 • Lowe’s to exit ‘under-performing, non-core’ home automation business by finding a buyer for its Iris Smart Home business.
By Julie Jacobson · June 29, 2016 • Lessons from Logitech Harmony, Savant Remote and others: Are they universal remote controls or home automation hubs?
By Julie Jacobson · January 28, 2015 • As demo’d at CES 2015, robots and holograms will help customers find exactly what they need, but Lowe's missed golden opportunity to incorporate holograms into massive smart home at the show.
By Rachel Cericola · July 25, 2014 • New energy-saving and security solutions include Z-Wave Garage Door Opener Remote Command Controller, PetSafe Electronic SmartDoor, Iris Motorized Window Blinds Controller, and Orbit Hose Faucet Water.
By Julie Jacobson · January 9, 2014 • Goji, Withings, Koubachi, Bluetooth, ZigBee, Insteon join Staples Connect; Lowe’s adds smart water valve and major in-store display.
By Julie Jacobson · December 30, 2013 • Lowe's Iris Home Automation, a $3 million home theater, smart bulbs, HDBaseT 2.0, HDMI, Staples Connect, Jeremy Burkhardt, Nest thermostats top the list of most popular CEPro.com stories of 2013.
By Julie Jacobson · December 27, 2013 • Launching with Lowe's Iris home automation in 2014, Linear’s GD00Z is first UL-compliant Z-Wave controller for garage-door openers. Debuts at CES 2014
By Julie Jacobson · January 10, 2013 • Lowe's adds smart doggy doors, water heaters, screw-in ZigBee LED lights, Z-Wave Pella shades, home health monitoring to Iris home automation system at CES 2013.