Future Smartphones Could Come With Built-In COVID-19 Detecting Sensors
Technology, especially medical technology, has come a very long way from way back in the day where you would need to visit a hospital or see a specialist for certain things. These days, our smartwatches come with heart rate sensors, blood oxygen sensors, and even ECG monitors, and in the future, our smartphones might also be able to detect COVID-19.
GE Launches A Bunch Of New Smart Switches For Your Home
Smart switches aren’t exactly new, but the problem with most of them is that if you have an old house that you’re trying to make smart, installing them can be a bit of a tricky process. However, the good news is that it looks like GE Lighting might have the answer to that problem as the company has announced a new lineup of smart switches for the home.
GE Launches New HomeKit Compatible Smart Bulbs And Wall Switches
#CES2019 – If you’re in the market for smart lighting systems, there are quite a few options to choose from. At CES 2019, GE unveiled new C by GE smart LED color bulbs as well as new smart wall switches that are compatible with Apple’s HomeKit platform, making it ideal for those looking to build up a collection of HomeKit compatible smart home devices.
C By GE Bulbs Starter Kit Will Now Include The Google Home Mini
These days smart speakers and smart home devices such as smart bulbs seem to go hand in hand. However setting up the entire thing can prove to be an expensive process, but if you don’t mind using GE’s own smart solution, their C by GE bulbs, then you’ll be pleased to learn that the starter kit will actually come with a Google Home Mini bundled with it.
GE's Smart Light And Switch Support Alexa And Google Assistant
GE today announced two new products from its C by GE line of smart lighting products. It has introduced a new smart ceiling light and light switch. Why they might look like any other smart product of their kind, they actually offer functionality that you wouldn’t expect from a product like this. Both the ceiling light and the light switch can let you control the Alexa and Google Assistant voice […]
GE Launches C-Reach, A $50 Hub For Its Smart Lights
Just like many home appliances companies, GE is no stranger to creating smart home products. The company has been putting out its C by GE smart light bulbs for a while now, and now it looks like GE has finally decided to launch a hub for them in the form of the C-Reach (via The Verge).
Connected Bakeware Will Tell You When Your Cake Is Ready
How do you know when your cake is ready to come out of the oven? If you’ve baked long enough, chances are you’ll instinctively know when it is ready and when it might need a little more time. Of course there are also tools like a thermometer that can help, or sticking in a toothpick works as well.
GE Making 3D Printer For Jet Engine Parts
3D printing has come a long way from the days back when it was just a concept. You can buy a small one for your home for just a few hundred dollars while massive 3D printers have also been developed to print large items. General Electric has revealed that it’s developing a massive 3D printer which it’s going to use for printing jet engine parts.
LG And GE To Add Support For Google Assistant In Their Appliances
Google Assistant was originally designed to live on smartphones and the Google Home, but given how we’re starting to see home appliances starting to integrate Amazon’s Alexa AI, we guess it isn’t surprising to learn that both LG and GE have announced that they are planning to integrate Google Assistant into their home appliances.
GE Alexa Lamp Price And Availability Confirmed
General Electric announced an interesting product in December last year. It’s a new circular lamp that has Alexa baked in. The company said that the product shown at that time was a prototype model and a lot of details about it were not revealed, including when it would be available and how much it would cost. GE has now revealed that information today so read after the jump if you’re […]
Nest Protect Can Turn Off GE’s Ovens When Smoke Is Detected
The Nest Protect is a smart smoke detection system as not only does it function as how regular smoke detectors do, but it can go beyond by alerting the user on their mobile devices and more. However a smoke detector can only do so much and if you don’t tend to whatever it is that’s burning, what’s the use, right?
GE’s New Monogram Pizza Oven Will Cost You $10,000
If you’ve seen your local pizzeria make pizzas, you’ll notice that they all have industrial sized ovens. Some of them might also be going a more traditional route with wood-fire pizza, but either way these contraptions are huge, and rightfully so considering how many pies they are expected to make a day.
GE To Sell Appliances Business To Haier For $5.4 Billion
Over in the US when it comes to appliances for the home, we might be familiar with brands such as Electrolux, Sony, Panasonic, Samsung, GE, Philips, and etc. Haier on the other hand is a brand that not many of you guys might have heard, although over in China and some parts of Asia, Haier is a pretty big household name.
GE Develops Stamp-Sized Explosives Detection RFID Tags
There are different ways in which one can scan for explosives. This can be done using bomb sniffing dogs or putting them through machines, just to name a few. These methods work but they can be costly as they require a lot of manpower, like bomb sniffing dogs which will require a handler at all times, not to mention there are only so many dogs compared to the number of […]
GE Café French Door Refrigerator Targets Coffee Lovers
If you happen to have a great love for coffee, and would like a home that is well designed so that the aesthetics flow naturally from one end to the other – furniture and appliances included, then the GE Café French Door Refrigerator might be the perfect fit for you – especially when it comes with the Keurig K-Cup brewing system, which will bring the convenience of single-serve brewing at […]
Pre-Orders For GE Link Smart Light Bulb Kick Off
It was just yesterday that we brought you word of a new smart bulb of sorts, the Link from General Electric (GE). Well, this new and affordable connected LED bulb is now up for pre-order for $15 a pop at Home Depot as expected just in case you are interested in decking up your home in an array of LED lights. Just to recap, Link will do away with the […]
GE Gives Old Wind Turbines A New, More Efficient Lease On Life
A problem with being an early adopter is that sometimes you’re left with a product that has been rendered obsolete and out of date by its future iterations. This isn’t a big deal if you have the money to keep upgrading to newer versions, but unfortunately this can’t be said for wind turbine installations.While wind turbines are used as a green alternative source of energy, they aren’t very efficient and […]
Aros Air Conditioner From GE Targets The Smart Home
GE did get the industry talking in 2013 when they invested $30 million into Quirky, which is a New York-based start up, and it seems as though that money has started to pay off through the form of the Aros air conditioner which was specially designed for the smart home. The Aros is not too different from the Nest Learning Thermostat, where it claims to synchronize with your smartphone while […]
“Diagnostics-on-Demand” Medical Device Invented
GE as well as the University of Washington have teamed up, working on a “Diagnostics-on-Demand” medical device that is meant for use in the realm of infectious disease detection. This particular DARPA-backed program will focus on the creation of an instrument-free, paper-based, fully-disposable device which can see action in remote areas, considering how access to medical diagnostic equipment in those areas are extremely limited due to numerous reasons. With the […]
GE Figured Out How to Get 100W of Light from a 27W LED Bulb
One major setback with LED lighting is that if you want a larger output of wattage, you will also have to deal with a larger chip cooling system. Now however, GE has revealed its new line of Energy Smart LED bulbs which have an innovative design for more efficient cooling. Reportedly, it can put out a 100W of power at only a quarter of the energy requirements needed from a […]