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2 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

INSTEON Expands Presence in Latin America and Mexico

INSTEON , creators of the world's best-selling home automation and control technology, today announced the opening of two new offices in Ecuador and Guatemala.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico

7 hrs ago | Freshnews

Sensors Market in Internet of Things Industry (IoT) Forecasts to 2020

The Internet-of-Things is essentially all about sensors without which it cannot achieve its promised functionality.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

Mississippi Business Journal

C Spire to launch home automation, security and monitoring services

Ridgeland-based C Spire , a diversified telecommunications and technology services company, plans to introduce a suite of next-generation home automation, security and monitoring services by the end of the year.


Related Topix: Ridgeland, MS, Starkville, MS

Information Technology

EnVerv Announces Availability of Its EV8600 PLC + Wireless Single-Chip Solution

EnVerv announced today samples availability of its EV8600 dual-modem PLC+RF System on Chip targeted at a multitude of Advanced Metering Infrastructure , industrial automation and home automation applications.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU, Science, Computer Science

Security Sales & Integration

Resolution Products Debuts 'Lightning Fast' Security/Home Automation Panel

Dave Mayne of Resolution Products and Ben English of SecureNet show off the interface of the new wireless Helix home automation/security alarm panel during ESX 2014 in Nashville.


Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Marketing, Bluetooth, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi

Dark Reading

Black Hat USA 2014: A Massive Enterprise

In today's Intel Update we're going big... enterprise big, with a selection of Black Hat Briefing highlights that focus on big ideas that affect large organizations.


Related Topix: Startups, Delta and Pine Land, Agriculture, McAfee, Science / Technology

Honda open sources plans and specs for Davis Smart House

In an extraordinary act of proactive corporate social responsibility, Honda took its " Blue Skies for Our Children" mantra to a new level in North America.


Related Topix: Honda Fit EV, Honda, Hatchback, Davis, CA

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The Rating Outlook remains Stable. KEY RATING DRIVERS ... )--As Agent Bank, please be advised of the following rate determined on: 7/10/2014 Issue Morgan Stanley and Co Ltd- Ser 54 EUR 2,000,000,000 Senior Bearer FRN Due 13 Apr 16 ... )--Fitch Ratings assigns the following ratings to the Short Puttable Exempt Adjustable Receipts and Long Inverse ... (more)


Related Topix: Stanley

Wed Jul 09, 2014

DVDCreation Reviews

Icontrol Networks Takes Home Two Maximum Impact Awards at ESX 2014

"Security is a major priority for consumers, and it is crucial to the success of the home security and service provider companies we work with.


Related Topix: iControl


Clime Is A Tiny Device Packed With Sensors To Help Home Automation

Home automation and connected objects seem to be the rage these days. We've seen efforts from companies like Philips , GE , and Nest , and now it looks like a device called Clime hopes to preside over that.


Related Topix: Gadgets

SNL Financial

Home automation: A figure of speech?

Human civilization was built on the capacity of speech, but only recently have we cracked speech's code and created devices that can understand and react to our unique aural signals.


Related Topix: iPhone, Apple, Ipad, Startups, Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Sys-Con Media

RFaxis Partners with GreenPeak Technologies for Smart Home/Smart...

RFaxis , Inc., a leading fabless semiconductor company focused on developing innovative, next-generation RF solutions for the wireless connectivity and cellular mobility markets, today announced a new partnership with GreenPeak Technologies, the industry's leading Smart Home low-power radio communication semiconductor company, on a chipset ... (more)


Related Topix: GreenPeak Technologies, CPU, Science / Technology, Marketing, Irvine, CA

Atmel PT Raised to $10.00 at Morgan Stanley

The firm currently has an "overweight" rating on the stock. Morgan Stanley's price target points to a potential upside of 7.64% from the company's current price.


Related Topix: Atmel, Startups, Stanley

Tue Jul 08, 2014


Standards War? Dell, Intel And Samsung Forge Their Own Internet Of Things Alliance

Aiming to capitalize on the burgeoning Internet of Things market, Dell, Intel and Samsung Tuesday introduced a home automation alliance called the Open Interconnect Consortium that creates an open-source standard for machine-to-machine communication.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Cameras, Louisville, CO

Wall Street Journal

Review: A Smart Home Knows When to Blast the AC

The newest idea in home automation is letting your thermostat track your smartphone, and only blast the air conditioner when you're at home.


Daily Wireless

900MHz Standard for Smartwatches?

The IEEE 802.11ah standard is the new PHY and MAC design that operates in the 900MHz band .


Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Wi-Fi


Industry Veteran Richard Ginsburg Joins Central Security Group as CEO

Central Security Group announced today that Richard Ginsburg, former Chief Executive Officer of Protection 1 and Guardian International, has been named CEO and a member of its board of directors effective immediately.


Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Startups, Summit Partners, Tulsa, OK

Electronic House

Eve Irrigation Controller Uses ZigBee to Connect to the Smart Home

It's been really hot lately. Are you watering that lawn? Instead of trying to save those few brown patches, you may want to consider the "set it and forget it" approach.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home

Apple and Google Dominate 'Internet of Things' Influence with Home Automation Efforts

It's early days for the Internet of Things , but the largest technology players are moving quickly to stake out the territory.

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Related Topix: Google, Startups

Al Bawaba

Samsung smart home becomes reality, set to transform everyday life

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced the official global launch of its Samsung Smart Home service.


Related Topix: Electronics, Semiconductors, Samsung Electronics Co, Public Relations, Robots