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Zuli 'Presence' home automation can control Philips Hue lights
Zuli 'Presence' home automation can control Philips Hue lights
Home automation company Zuli announced that its Presence technology and Smartplugs now support Philips Hue bulbs. Via the Zuli iOS app, users can control Hue lighting from inside the home, dim the lights, and schedule on/off times intelligently. Users ...
More connected devices open new communication channels
More connected devices open new communication channels
Many things will become Internet-connected, but the verdict is still out on whether consumers want them or not. One of the latest home device connections is the Brita water filter that links to Wi-Fi.
Sears debuts first 5 smart-home devices
Sears debuts first 5 smart-home devices
Sears is debuting its first five smart-home devices under its Craftsman, DieHard and Kenmore labels, with more connected-home gadgets to come. Among the products are Wi-Fi-enabled riding lawnmowers, a smart air conditioner, and a water heater module th...
Energy Department announces major expansion of crowdsourcing initiative for building technologies
Energy Department announces major expansion of crowdsourcing initiative for building technologies
The U.S. Department of Energy announced its online crowdsourcing community, JUMP, has expanded to be co-hosted by five DOE national laboratories and some of the top private companies in the buildings sector. Seeking to draw on the creativity and techni...