Samsung's smart home just got a whole lot smarter
from USA Today
Last month, we asked SmartThings CEO Alex Hawkinson if Samsung would integrate his company's smart home tech into its appliances. His response? A cheeky, "I would be deeply surprised if that didn't...... more »
LG washing machine global sales top 20 million in 5 years
from APPLIANCE Magazine
LG Electronics (LG) has sold more than 20 million washing machines globally in the last five years. LG credits the sales to its 6 Motion Direct Drive, designed for powerful but delicate washing...... more »
Smart-home showdown: SmartThings vs. Wink
from CNET News
The smart home dominated the conversation at last January's Consumer Electronics Showcase in Las Vegas, with everything from programmable LED light...... more »
Whirlpool kicks off 2015 SPARK Competition
from APPLIANCE Magazine
Whirlpool Corporation kicked off its 2015 SPARK Competition, designed to reward employees for...... more »
What Should a Smart Appliance Actually Do?
Over the past couple decades, smart home tech has gradually infiltrated our homes, promising to make all your devices available at the flick of a finger from anywhere in the world. It has connected...... more »
Survey: holiday shoppers holding out for deals
from APPLIANCE Magazine
Some consumers are slow to begin holiday shopping, and may be waiting to take advantage of deeper discounts over Thanksgiving weekend and later in the season. The National Retail Federation Holiday...... more »
How Equator Mines the Market for Small-Footprint Appliances
Atul Vir, president of Equator Advanced Appliances   Atul Vir, president of Equator Advanced Appliances, which sells the small-appliance brand Equator and, under that label, the unique Super Combo washer/dryer, serves this and other niche markets with products that push the envelope in consumer customization with each new... more »