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Comcast completes Icontrol deal, outlines roadmap

Comcast Cable Communications, the cable television division of global media and telecoms company Comcast, has acquired smart home platform provider Icontrol Networks' Converge IoT...

Q&A: Maria McKavanagh, COO, Green Running

Maria McKavanagh is chief operating officer at Green Running, the maker of Verv, a connected home device that monitors energy usage, with the goal...

The mainstream connected home remains distant dream, says Gartner

The connected home is still the realm of early adopters only, according to new research from industry analysts at Gartner. In a survey of 10,000 online...

Smart lock manufacturer Schlage announces Amazon Alexa integration

American lock manufacturer Schlage has formed a partnership with Amazon in a bid to bring the capabilities of the Alexa smart assistant to its products. As...

Energy: How ENEL is using IoT to embrace the ‘energy revolution’

Q&A Interview: Ernesto Ciorra, head of innovation and sustainability at ENEL, discusses what IoT steps ENEL has taken to date and its future plans...

Energy: How Eneco transitioned from commodity provider to service provider with...

Fonger Ypma, head of the Smart Energy Lab at Eneco Smart Energy, discusses how the Internet of Things has the capacity to change the...

Make devices useful for the connected home to become a consumer...

Rafi Zauer, Head of Marketing at Essence, discusses the development of connected home technology and why the term "Internet of Things" may already be...

Amazon Echo Dot review: Smart home assistant shows teenage potential

Internet of Business Editor Doug Drinkwater reviews the Amazon Echo Dot – the $49 voice assistant threatening to make your home smart, and your...

Barriers to IoT adoption: Removing inhibitors may create new opportunities

IoB Insiders Analysys Mason analyst Tom Rebbeck says the industry still needs to make IoT adoption easier for end-users deploying these technologies. The Internet of Things...

Smart home guide: How to set-up your Amazon Echo or Echo...

Internet of Business looks at how to set-up your Amazon Echo or Amazon Echo Dot – the virtual, voice assistants looking to make you,...

Smart home revenue to top $190bn by 2021

A new report from Juniper Research predicts that global revenues for smart home hardware and services are set to grow from $83 billion this...

Target opens pop-up smart home store to promote IoT technologies

US retail giant Target is introducing a concept smart home store to give consumers some hands-on experience with new IoT products coming to market. Target,...