Point is a new, softer approach to home security. Rather than a camera-based system, Point listens to the sounds of your home and senses what’s in the air. Continue reading What’s The Point Of A House That’s Watching Me?
Our 2012 prediction that SmartThings was a “perfect inaugural project” appears justified: Samsung is reportedly negotiating to purchase the company. Continue reading SmartThings? Smart Move Samsung
The woes of the mobile device power user are most often directly related to the two great hurdles to consumer technology: “battery and bandwidth”. We have always assumed that the improvement would come through technological enhancement to battery capabilities and network speed — but innovation always finds its own way. The new Yubi Kickstarter project (just launched today) changes the rules on recharging our mobile devices: rather than expanding the battery (either through a larger battery or an external one) the Yubi project brings the charger to everywhere we are. Called the “everywhere-you-spend-time solution”, the Yubi smart-docks are designed for bars, restaurants, cabs, … Continue reading Yubi Happy You Heard About This
The SmartThings platform endeavors to allow our intelligent devices to speak with previously mute devices and then seamlessly work together. Continue reading SmartThings for Your Dumb Place