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This post details problems homeowners face when trying to make their home a smart one. There’s a lot to learn and much to overcome.
The battleground of the virtual assistants took center stage at CES 2019. Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant geared up for battle. Google armored up with Google Assistant ski suits. It’s no...
CES 2019 proved socially impactful IoT products are economically viable and technically impressive. Tech innovators should ask, “how can I help the world?”
The automatic fire sprinkler has remained fundamentally unchanged since Frederick Grinnell invented the first practical sprinkler in 1882. In 1890, he invented the glass disc sprinkler, which is effectively the design...
The smart home is broken. OK, maybe not shattered beyond repair, but the fragmented state of the connected home market is certainly creating challenges (and opportunities) for all involved—consumers, product manufacturers,...
Happy holidays from IoT For All! Here's our holiday gift guide, featuring connected gifts that we're sure will delight loved ones young and old.
Effective smart building platforms neither replace nor displace humanity; they reinforce it. IoT is the nexus between buildings and people.
My parents wanted to automate the door to their chicken coop. I saved them money by building a cheap automatic door opener from scratch.
This article argues a truly "smart" building is one that optimizes people's lives in a quantifiable and scientifically provable way.
Standby energy (or phantom load) is a little known but pervasive problem in many smart homes. The Solution? Intelligent energy management applications.