Microsoft forges ahead with new home-...

Microsoft forges ahead with new home-automation OS

There are 1 comment on the CNET story from Apr 27, 2012, titled Microsoft forges ahead with new home-automation OS. In it, CNET reports that:

More than a decade ago, Microsoft execs, led by Chairman Bill Gates, were touting a future where .Net coffee pots, bulletin boards, and refrigerator magnets would be part of homes where smart devices would communicate and interoperate.

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Tom Foolry

Salt Lake City, UT

#1 May 8, 2012
You know what, I'm really hoping that they succeed with those projects! Home automation Puyallup has been becoming more popular lately, but it's really far from mainstream. This push from microsoft could be what it takes to make this industry bigger!

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