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CES: Google’s Nest Gets A Bunch Of New Integrations

Last summer, Google’s Nest Labs unveiled its first “Works with Nest” integrations. These are experiences created by third-party developers that enable Nest to work with different types of products. The first integrations included: one from Jawbone to adjust your home temperature as you get out of bed; warning-flashing lightbulbs from LIFX; a universal remote from Logitech; a Mercedes-Benz integration to …

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Home Energy Management Market to Take Off

As technology and connectivity improves, more and more commonplace items and appliances are becoming connected. The eventuality of this trend is what tech market watchers call the “internet of things,” a term meant to convey our lives when nearly every part of them are connected in some way. One of the earliest manifestations of this tech will be smart homes …

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Google Glass Is The Perfect Complement To Your Future Smart House

Developers and users have been doing some amazing stuff with Google Glass ever since they got their hands on the device earlier this year. It’s strange then that we haven’t seen Google Glass tackle home automation yet. Last week, the developers at Revolv revealed their new Google Glass app that allows those wearing the device to control their home wirelessly. …

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Siri Lets You Talk To Your House

You should talk to your house more often. It’s feeling left out. Carnes Audio Visual, makers of the Crestron home control system, have added Siri functionality to it. This allows the user to communicate with their home and give it commands. In the demonstration, the demonstrator uses it to adjust the lights in a home theater as well as control …

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