Honeywell reveals how Apple Watch could be even more important than iPhone for smarthome control
from Pocket-lint
One of the main functions of the Apple Watch third-party developers will be looking to exploit is its ability to control and interact with smart appliances and smarthome technology. Honeywell is certainly one of those already working with Apple to...... more »
Ecobee Brings Zone Heating Concept To Homes With New Thermostat
Smart thermostat ecobee is bringing a concept for heating and cooling office buildings home. The company’s new thermostat, the ecobee 3, can be linked to up to 32 independent room sensors. The...... more »
Consumer Confidence Index Up in August
from APPLIANCE Magazine
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index, which was up in July, was up again in August 2014. The august index stood at 92.4, up from 90.3 in July. The Present Situation Index increased from...... more »
Smart Bulbs Know When To Turn On The Mood Lighting
from Fast Company
Imagine if your lighting were always perfect. Never too bright. Never too dark. And always smart enough to turn itself on or off. That’s the promise of tech startup Stack Lighting’s newly...... more »
hhgregg Names Riesbeck CFO
from APPLIANCE Magazine
Indianapolis-based appliance retail chain hhgregg Inc. hired Robert J. Riesbeck as chief financial officer....... more »
Netotiate’s Alternative to Coupons
Netotiate and Sears   A new online sales promotion methodology that is driving average 25 percent revenue increases for participating merchants – even with discounts as low as one percent – is proving to be a viable alternative to consumer coupons.
Right now,... more »
Turchintz Joins TDG as Regional Sales Manager
The Da Vinci Group headquarters   The Da Vinci Group (TDG) announced last week that John Turchintz has joined the group as regional sales manager.... more »