Michael Wolf at NextMarket Insight issued a report, 'The Mass Market Smart Home,' that explains the industry needs more compelling cases to push greater adoption of the technology.
SSI Staff · September 30, 2015
A University of North Carolina Wilmington computer science team is trying to build a home voice-recognition software that can carry out commands around the house. The software could control lights, alarms, thermostats, automated locks, security cameras and other home applications.
SSI Staff · September 25, 2015
Vivint has partnered with Autism Speaks to provide smart home systems, which includes the Vivint SkyControl panel, to 16 families who have children with autism.
SSI Staff · August 26, 2015
Consumer interest in the smart home decreased in the first half of 2015, according to IoT research firm Argus Insights. Are we out of home automation early adopters?
By Grant Clauser · August 10, 2015
For the second year in a row, Icontrol Networks’ State of the Smart Home report finds consumers are predominantly interested in the security benefits of smart home technology.
SSI Staff · June 24, 2015
Latest S-1 for Alarm.com, a leading smart home as a service (SHaaS) provider suggests valuation could exceed $670 million for the home automation industry's second public co. after Control4.
Julie Jacobson · June 16, 2015
Lutron adds Apple home automation functionality to Caseta Wireless Smart Bridge with Apple Homekit, enabling Siri control over Lutron lights and shades.
Jason Knott · June 03, 2015
The Vivint Doorbell Camera, a Wi-Fi enabled smart home product, uses video analytics technology to alert homeowners to approaching visitors with customized notifications to a mobile device.
SSI Staff · May 20, 2015
Alarm.com Vice President of Marketing Jay Kenny discusses opportunities for security dealers to offer smart home services in this Q&A.
SSI Staff · April 01, 2015
The annual conference hosted by Park Associates provided key insights from executives from energy providers, device manufacturers and technology companies.
SSI Staff · February 20, 2015