Internet of Things
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Where the gap between the digital and the real starts to blur.
Consumers are, so far, unmoved by the prospect of the hyper-connected home and won't be until the technology is as easily used as a smart phone.
People generally have three main objectives in mind when considering having a 'smart' home, according to Lowe's.
Never misplace your wallet again.
The deal reportedly closed for about $200 million.
Navdy projects turn-by-turn directions onto the road in front of you, and allows you to answer calls by just waving your hand.
The winning companies will figure out how to deliver a seamless and exceptional experience that satisfies users -- before they even ask for it.
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.
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.
In the best possible ways, though. Right?
Consumers will now be able to control their Whirlpool washers and dryers, Mercedes-Benz vehicles and Logitech remote controls through Nest's operating system.
The deal signals that the connected home industry is rife with potential and gaining tremendous steam.
The emerging Internet of Things and tech advances will allow for pooling of resources, greater productivity, a smaller income divide and environmental benefits.
The tech giant unveils a prototype of a tiny car that drives itself -- no human intervention required.
As connectivity spans the globe, new users will improve inefficient markets, systems and behavior, and affluent markets will tap advanced technology, says Google's executive chairman.
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.
Thanks to the Internet of Things, shopping at brick-and-mortar stores just got a lot more personal. Here's how.
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.
You can't really get lost on this super connected GPS-enabled bike, which also tallies calories burned and other stats.
Customers in South Korea can now purchase LG's smart fridges, ovens and washing machines equipped with a social messaging system called HomeChat.
At no other time have companies been able to learn so much about consumers. They can tap insightful data from mobile devices to provide timely messages.
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In a blog post, Microsoft chief Satya Nadella discusses the importance of developing a 'data culture,' where information is dynamically aggregated across every level of the company.
The Google-owned startup has halted sales of its hand-gestured smoke alarm because -- oops -- it might not go off during a real fire.