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Oct 31, 2017
Dubbed VibWrite, this security system senses finger vibrations to accurately identify peopleMove over, fingerprints! Scientists have developed a new low-cost security system that senses finger vibrations to accurately identify people
Sep 29, 2017
Google to come up with smart screen similar to Amazon's Echo Show; has been code-named ManhattanThe original target launch date of the device was mid-2018, but due to the "Echo Show" there was intense pressure on the company to get it launched in 2017. However, it still may end up releasing in 2018.
Sep 28, 2017
Amazon launches 2nd Gen Echo, Plus, Spot, Connect and Buttons; all priced below $190The new Echo devices consist of a new 2nd Gen Amazon Echo, a taller and smarter Echo Plus, a very Essential Home-like Echo Spot, an Echo Connect box and some really cool Echo Buttons.
Aug 29, 2017
Comcast pushing for smart-home development as its cable business shrinks: ReportComcast first focused on home security because it was too early in 2012 to talk about connected devices, he said. Now it is also turning to automation.
Jul 25, 2017
iRobot wants to sell spatial maps of smarthomes collected by top end Roomba vacuum cleanersMapping technology currently guiding top-end Roomba models could change the understanding for smart home technology.
Jul 14, 2017
Amazon to launch a revamped version of its Echo speakers to compete with Apple's HomePodAiming to regain the top spot in smart speaker space, Amazon is reportedly working on a new flagship Echo speaker that will be slimmer and better.
Jul 03, 2017
Researchers develop temperature sensor that barely needs power for wearables and IoT devicesThe team is optimising the design so that it can be successfully integrated into commercial devices.
Jun 05, 2017
Google's virtual assistant is facing widespread outage on 'Home' devicesGoogle Assistant, the virtual assistant that powers Google Home is spitting out errors instead of controlling smart home devices and answering questions.
May 31, 2017
CMU researchers develop synthetic sensor that turns your room into a smart environmentYou can just plug in one device into a conventional electrical socket, and convert everything into the room into smart objects.
May 30, 2017
Qualcomm announces Mesh Networking Platform for next-gen connectivityThe Qualcomm platform includes Wi-Fi self-organising (SON) feature suite, integrated voice capabilities, IoT connectivity feature suite and backhaul flexibility.