Connected home http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/connected-home The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Connected home en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT The Internet of Things May See Huge Growth, So Companies Want in Now More devices are expected to be connected at the end of the decade. Router-maker Belkin recently launched a new product line to get an early start. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234731 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234731 Sarah Austin More devices are expected to be connected at the end of the decade. Router-maker Belkin recently launched a new product line to get an early start. Samsung Reportedly Looking to Snatch Up Startup SmartThings For $200 Million Watch out, Nest. If the rumors are true, the South Korean electronics giant could soon take a bite out of the sizzling home-automation market with the purchase of SmartThings. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235681 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235681 Kim Lachance Shandrow Watch out, Nest. If the rumors are true, the South Korean electronics giant could soon take a bite out of the sizzling home-automation market with the purchase of SmartThings. This Tech Startup Wants to Revolutionize Your Home Vivint's new 'Sky' system learns how you interact with your home to make it a smarter place. It's not just automation, but smart automation. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235613 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235613 Emily Price Vivint's new 'Sky' system learns how you interact with your home to make it a smarter place. It's not just automation, but smart automation. How Google Is Taking Over Our Lives In the best possible ways, though. Right? Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235193 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235193 Jason Fell In the best possible ways, though. Right? Nest Opens Its Software Platform to Developers in Bid to Conquer the Connected Home Consumers will now be able to control their Whirlpool washers and dryers, Mercedes-Benz vehicles and Logitech remote controls through Nest's operating system. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:24:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235118 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235118 Geoff Weiss Consumers will now be able to control their Whirlpool washers and dryers, Mercedes-Benz vehicles and Logitech remote controls through Nest's operating system. Google-Owned Nest Buys Dropcam, a Home-Monitoring Startup, for $555 Million The deal signals that the connected home industry is rife with potential and gaining tremendous steam. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:19:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235086 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235086 Geoff Weiss The deal signals that the connected home industry is rife with potential and gaining tremendous steam. Meet the Man Leading the Connected-Home Revolution Former Apple exec Matt Rogers co-founded Nest, a smart-home product company that went from a garage startup to a $3.2 billion business. Mon, 26 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233981 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233981 John Patrick Pullen Former Apple exec Matt Rogers co-founded Nest, a smart-home product company that went from a garage startup to a $3.2 billion business. Google: In a Few Years, Ads Will Show Up on Refrigerators, Thermostats and Glasses As more aspects of our lives become connected to the Internet, the tech giant Google says that the definition of what is considered a 'mobile' ad is going to evolve. Wed, 21 May 2014 15:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234122 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234122 Catherine Clifford As more aspects of our lives become connected to the Internet, the tech giant Google says that the definition of what is considered a 'mobile' ad is going to evolve. Someone New Wants to Chat With You: Your Refrigerator Customers in South Korea can now purchase LG's smart fridges, ovens and washing machines equipped with a social messaging system called HomeChat. Wed, 07 May 2014 18:04:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233703 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233703 Nina Zipkin Customers in South Korea can now purchase LG's smart fridges, ovens and washing machines equipped with a social messaging system called HomeChat. Samsung's Bluetooth-Only 'Smart Bulb' Is a Bit Dim Better late than never. Kind of. The Korean electronics maker's dull-ish inaugural connected lightbulb doesn't exactly turn us on. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 15:37:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232595 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232595 Kim Lachance Shandrow Better late than never. Kind of. The Korean electronics maker's dull-ish inaugural connected lightbulb doesn't exactly turn us on. This Is What the Internet Will Look Like in 2025 As the World Wide Web celebrates its 25th birthday, here are some predictions about its future. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:20:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232130 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232130 Laura Entis As the World Wide Web celebrates its 25th birthday, here are some predictions about its future. The Internet of Things: New Threats Emerge in a Connected World Most consumers are now very aware that their computer could be targeted with malware. There is also growing awareness that the new generation of smartphones are also vulnerable to attack. However, few people are aware of the threat to other devices. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231886 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231886 Symantec Most consumers are now very aware that their computer could be targeted with malware. There is also growing awareness that the new generation of smartphones are also vulnerable to attack. However, few people are aware of the threat to other devices. Passwords You Swallow, Sharks That Tweet and 90-MPH Cheeseburgers A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?' Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/231594 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/231594 Jason Fell A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?' Get This: A Smart Toilet That Aims to Correct Poor Posture, and Even Detect Pregnancy and Disease With this tool, a trip to the loo could get even more personal in the future. Tue, 11 Feb 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231344 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231344 Kim Lachance Shandrow With this tool, a trip to the loo could get even more personal in the future. 8 Ways the 'Internet of Things' Will Impact Your Everyday Life From scheduling oil changes to monitoring you baby's health, new sensors will make your life easier to track in the next few years. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230975 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230975 Puneet Mehta From scheduling oil changes to monitoring you baby's health, new sensors will make your life easier to track in the next few years. Uh, Did Your Refrigerator Just Send Me an Internet Virus? Security firm outlines a recent cyber attack using internet-connected household devices. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 16:13:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230932 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230932 Jason Fell Security firm outlines a recent cyber attack using internet-connected household devices. The Real Reason Why Google Bought Nest for $3.2 Billion Here's a hint: It has to do with things people do 'twice a day.' Tue, 14 Jan 2014 15:37:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230836 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230836 Nicholas Carlson Here's a hint: It has to do with things people do 'twice a day.' Google to Acquire Connected-Home Startup Nest for $3.2 Billion The tech giant expects its deal to buy popular smart-thermostat maker will close in the next few months. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 22:55:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230822 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230822 Jason Fell The tech giant expects its deal to buy popular smart-thermostat maker will close in the next few months. The Wackiest Gadgets and Other Tech at CES More than just TVs and computers, a number of bizarre products launched this year during CES. Thu, 09 Jan 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230720 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230720 Emily Price More than just TVs and computers, a number of bizarre products launched this year during CES. The Connected Home: A Huge Opportunity But Slow to Catch On Representatives from LG, Lowe's and Verizon discuss why the market for these smart gadgets has potential but hasn't exploded yet. Wed, 08 Jan 2014 13:06:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230692 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230692 Jason Fell Representatives from LG, Lowe's and Verizon discuss why the market for these smart gadgets has potential but hasn't exploded yet.