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Google Rolls Out New Actions For Its Network-Connected Speaker – Home

Anxious consumers, who preordered the Google Home finally, received news that their order was being shipped on November 16, 2016. Many customers were thrilled with their purchase, but others not so much, with complaints ranging from lack of versatility, to the inability to create a calendar. With this said, Google home is showing a ton of potential, but it has a long way to go to catch up with Amazon’s Echo.

 

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A BMW Smart Car Apprehends A Thief For The Seattle Police Department

Experts have always said that “Smart” products were smart, but no one could even guess their true smartness. Well, that is until the BMW Smart car apprehended a car thief for the Seattle Police Department. Let it be said, Smart products are way ahead of their time, with consumers begging to learn more.

 

BMW With Smart Technology

 

The owner of the BMW 550I loaned the vehicle to a friend, who forgot to remove the key fob and lock the door. The culprit discovered the unlocked vehicle sitting in a parking garage, making it very difficult to resist temptation. The owner finally discovered the mistake and notified the Seattle Police Department. The police department contacted BMW call center that was able to track down the vehicle’s precise location.

After tracking down the vehicle’s whereabouts, BMW remotely locked the vehicle, trapping the culprit inside. When the police arrived on scene, the 38-year old suspect was snoozing. After the police completed a pat-down search, a small amount of methamphetamine was found on the man’s persons. He was later booked into the King County Jail for drug possession and auto theft.

This incident is only one example of how Smart Technology can prove to be valuable in today’s world. Just when you thought you didn’t need a Smart-Connected car, with all the extra features and gadgets, you found out that you were totally wrong.

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Are Millennial Tenants Willing To Pay Higher Rent Just To Have Access To Smart Technologies?

American consumers are investing billions of dollars in Smart connected products. If you are familiar with these products, you understand the reasoning behind this, but if you aren’t you have a lot to learn. Smart Home devices offer an array of benefits, including convenience, energy efficiency and a higher level of home security. Most millennial are tech savvy, because they spend 10 to 12 hours a day on their PC, smartphone, video gaming system, laptop or iPad. They also can barely stand being away their electronic devices for more than 10 minutes.

 

 

Schlage Connect Smart Lock

Schlage Connect Smart Lock

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Kwikset Kevo Convert Transforms Existing Deadbolts Into A Smart Lock

With an unlimited array of Smart Lock brands on the market, one must question which brand is the best. While this is a question that only the experts can answer, consumers can do their own research and form their own decision. But, why invest in a Smart Lock, when you can invest in a device that will convert your existing deadbolt into a Smart interconnected lock?

 

Kwikset Kevo Convert

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MONI Smart Security Establishes Partnership With August Home

Formerly known as Monitornics, MONI Smart Security established a partnership with August Home, in an effort to expand its commercial and residential customer base. August Home, a leading provider of Smart Locks, has seen much success with its innovative interconnected products. MONI has already partnered with some of the biggest names in the Smart Home industry, including Amazon, Honeywell, Nest and Skybell.

 

August Pro Smart Home Access System

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The Sparo Labs’ Sensor Has Finally Rolled Out On The Market

Sparo Labs, a company founded by a group of Washington University 2013 graduates, came up with a brilliant idea, enabling asthma sufferers to monitor their symptoms. Co-founders, Andrew Brimer and Abby Cohen had so much confidence in their idea that they decided to take it to a crowdfunding platform, where $2.7 million was raised, in an effort to transform the idea into a reality. Well, that is exactly what happened, because the highly innovative Wing is now available to the general public.

 

Sparo Labs' Smart Sensor

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Smart Home Devices Are The Perfect Gift For A Couch Potato

Smart-connected devices are blowing up the market, because they offer innumerable benefits. For instance, a Smart remote control can be used to activate an electric outlet, switching the connected appliance or device on/off, from across the room. More and more consumers are filling their home with Smart Home appliances, electronics, lighting fixtures and other home accessories. All the while, the universal remote continues to get smarter and more powerful.

 

Samsung Smart TV

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RFID Technologies Incorporated Into Healthcare System Processes

American healthcare systems are hesitant to adapt to Smart Technologies. However, multiple hospitals throughout the United States, Germany and France have already begun utilizing RFID Technologies. RFID tags are being utilized to track patients, intravenous solution bags and surgical tools. So far, the technology has kept up with its promises and healthcare systems are very happy with the results.

 

RFID Tags And Readers In Healthcare

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California, BeBop Sensors Launches Smart Helmet Sensor System

BeBop, leading provider of Smart Fabric Sensors, announced this week the Smart Helmet Sensor System. The Helmet utilizes a Monolithic Fabric Sensor Technology for a higher level of sensitivity, range of deployment and resolution. This technology is much different than the commonly used accelerometer, which lacks the ability to track the exact impact point and historical data.

 

BeBop Smart Helmet System

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Telstra Introduces Its First Smart Home Starter Kit

American and European consumers have access to innumerable Smart Home devices. Australia consumers have not been so lucky, because they are limited access to these products. Well, that is until now. Telstra Corporation Limited, Australia’s most prominent media and telecommunications company, recently introduced its first ever Smart Home starter kit. The company has been in business since 1974, providing Australians with TV shows, movies and sports entertainment.

 

Telstra Corporation Unveils Smart Home Service

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