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mFi Switch/Dimmer And Outlet Announced

07/03/2014, Ubiquiti is a name that more often than not, are known when it comes to commercial connectivity solutions. However, they do have a couple of devices made available recently, where these happen to see another two more members added to its mFi family,...

Samsung To Quit Plasma TV Business

07/02/2014, It seems that Samsung too, will be joining the like of Panasonic in quitting the plasma TV business, where the latter announced last year that they would quit the plasma TV market in March this year. Despite rolling out monsters like this 150″...

GE’s Link Smart Light Bulb Will Only Cost You $15

06/29/2014, Without doubt, smart light bulbs are cool. This is because it allows users to control their lights remotely as well as apply different moods to the lighting, so if you wanted something romantic, all you’d have to do is adjust it from your smartphone via...

LG Curved ULTRA HD 4K OLED TV Launched In The UK

06/26/2014, While England might have been knocked out of the World Cup in a rather unexpected manner, this does not mean those of you living in the UK have no more reason to continue watching the rest of the tournament as it enters the round of last 16. Why not do so...

Nest And Developers Help Make Homes Safer

06/23/2014, Nest, the company that was gobbled up by Google for $3.2 billion earlier this year, has come under the spotlight yet again with word of Google/Nest picking up Dropcam for a cool $555 million. Does the buck stop here? For the moment, at the very least, but...

Building Targets Heats Directly At People To Save Energy

06/23/2014, When it comes to winter, one major issue that all building managers (commercial as well as at home, and that would normally mean the parents/adults who live at home where the latter is concerned) have to grapple with would be the issue of heating....

Cloaking Device Blocks Touch For More Restful Sleep

06/22/2014, Have you read “The Princess and the Pea” before? That is one ultra sensitive princess, where the mattresses in the entire kingdom were so lousy that she was able to feel the presence of a pea right at the bottom of a stack of mattresses. Well, if only...

Waste House Made Out Of Unwanted Materials

06/22/2014, One man’s meat is another man’s poison, or in another variant, one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. The latter certainly rings true where the Waste House is concerned. The Waste House was specially constructed at the University Of Brighton...

Google/Nest Announces Acquisition Of Dropcam For $555 Million

06/20/2014, Earlier this year, Google announced that they would be acquiring Nest, the company behind smart home gadgets like the Nest Protect and the their smart thermostat. Now you might have heard that Google has interest in other home-related gadgets, and a rumor...

Microsoft Partners With AFI For Home Automation Startup Accelerator

06/18/2014, Connected homes and home automation seems to be the way of the future. Our appliances are starting to get smarter and there are various efforts from a variety of different companies, such as Nest, who are hoping to make our homes a lot more smarter, and...

Nest Refunding Protect Owners $33 If Bought Before 15 June

06/18/2014, As you might have heard by now, Nest has finally returned the Protect smoke alarm to shelves via Google Play. For those unfamiliar, Nest had previously pulled the smoke alarm from being sold due to an issue with the device where users could accidentally...

Nest Protect Returns To Google Play Store With Key Feature Disabled

06/16/2014, The Nest Protect which was announced in October last year happened to run into some issues, having its sales halted temporarily due to safety concerns in April 2014. Following that, in May this year, the Nest Protect smart smoke detector was recalled,...

Nucano Smart Door Chime Wants To Take Home Automation To New Levels

06/13/2014, Home automation is starting to become a big thing nowadays. We’ve seen efforts from a variety of companies hoping to make a dent in the market, such as Nest, Philips, and so on. However it seems that we could have a new player in the form of Nucano who...