Google‘s Nest Acquires Smart Hub Manufacturer Revolv
from Bidness Etc
Google through Nest is at it again making another major snag as it takes over Revolv and shuts down its production line.... more »
'Virtual flames' beneath your pot with Samsung's new induction cooktop
from CNET News
Samsung put its Chef Collection series of high-end kitchen appliances front and center at CES last January, and they've stayed in the spotlight throughout the year. The newest addition to the lineup is an induction slide-in cooktop that projects virtual LED... more »
Your next fridge could charge all your mobile devices
from NetworkWorld
Your next refrigerator or television may also double as a wireless charger for your mobile devices and wearables. Home appliance maker Haier announced today that it has signed a joint development...... more »
Whirlpool Corporation to Showcase Resource-Efficient Technologies at Greenbuild
from APPLIANCE Magazine
Whirlpool Corporation will showcase its resource-efficient appliances and technologies in New Orleans, Oct. 22-23, 2014, at the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo. The appliances on display...... more »
Logitech Harmony, IFTTT cook up recipes for smart homes
from SlashGear
Home automation, or to be more exact, smart appliances, are growing in number, but each one of those are virtual islands of their own, unless said islands happen to be owned by a single company....... more »
iRobot's 3Q exceeds expectations, driven by Home Robots growth
from APPLIANCE Magazine
iRobot Corp. (Bedford, MA) chairman and CEO Colin Angled called the company's third quarter financial results “outstanding.” He said its Home Robots business, as well as its Defense & Security...... more »
Show Report: CTIA at Super Mobility Week
After a more-than-one-year hiatus, CTIA returned to the trade-show scene at Super Mobility Week in Las Vegas in September. It jettisoned its Spring Wireless Show and its Fall MobileCon shows, merged them into one CTIA Show, and also convened various... more »
Gregg Richard, on P.C. Richard & Son’s 105 Years
Gregg Richard   The company’s CEO and president looks back and ahead at retailing in the New York metropolitan area market Dealerscope: P.C. Richard & Son’s 105th anniversary has just passed, and your family has continued to run the company for going on... more »