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Samsung Mixed Outlook after Stellar 2013

Samsung Mixed Outlook after Stellar 2013

As Samsung bids goodbye to stellar 2013, mixed views on its future SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For Samsung Electronics and its 27...

Jan 24 2014, 1:14am CST

Google Buys Nest Just As Internet Of Things Suffers First Global Cyber Attack

Google Buys Nest Just As Internet Of Things Suffers First Global Cyber Attack

Following this week’s announcement that Google has agreed to purchase connected home device maker Nest for $3.2 billion there h...

Jan 18 2014, 11:16am CST

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Google builds a 'Nest' for future of smart homes

Google counts on latest acquisition to open doors as homes get smarter in digital world SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When...

Jan 15 2014, 2:41am CST

Nest Gives Google Its Next Big Data Play: Energy

Nest Gives Google Its Next Big Data Play: Energy

When Google bought Motorola in 2012, its mandate was to get more millions people on the mobile web. Now with its $3.2 billion p...

Jan 13 2014, 5:51pm CST

Look Out, Apple - Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion

Look Out, Apple - Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion

In a deal surprising only for its enormous purchase price, Google has announced that it’s buying Nest Labs, the hot maker of te...

Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST

Google's Nest Purchase And The Plan To Become The 'Home OS'

Google's Nest Purchase And The Plan To Become The 'Home OS'

Today Google launched yet another moonshot, buying connected device maker Nest for $3.2 billion. It’s a big move just days afte...

Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST

The Consumer Electronics Show's Lessons On The Separation Of State And Technology

The Consumer Electronics Show's Lessons On The Separation Of State And Technology

While most of the country endured the polar vortex this week, the annual tech vortex known 2014 Consumer Electronics Show took...

Jan 8 2014, 6:41pm CST

Insights From A Smart House Innovator

Insights From A Smart House Innovator

Much has been written about the “Internet of Things”, and the promise of smart devices making our lives better and more efficie...

Jan 7 2014, 9:16am CST

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LG to use Palm's mobile software for smart TVs

LG to power more than 70 percent of its smart TVs with mobile software from Palm SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — LG wil...

Jan 6 2014, 12:36pm CST

Samsung Smart Home wants to build the ideal connected home

Samsung Smart Home wants to build the ideal connected home

Samsung promised a big show at CES 2014 this week, and that meant going beyond Galaxy smartphones and tablets in different size...

Jan 6 2014, 12:09am CST

The Pros Pick Fourteen Cleantech Stocks for 2014

The Pros Pick Fourteen Cleantech Stocks for 2014

Over the last few weeks, I’ve brought you articles about the top Cleantech stock picks for 2014 from my panel of Cleantech mone...

Jan 2 2014, 8:31am CST

Holiday Gift Guide 2013: Top ten Home security system deals from Amazon

Here is another hot Holiday gift tip from the I4U News Holiday Gift Guide 2013. Take a look below what we have found for you in...

Dec 22 2013, 1:19am CST

Holiday Gift Guide 2013: GE 51107 Smart Home Wireless Alarm System Kit at $19.97

Holiday Gift Guide 2013: GE 51107 Smart Home Wireless Alarm System Kit at $19.97

Here is another hot Holiday gift tip from the I4U News Holiday Gift Guide 2013. Take a look below what we have found for you in...

Dec 21 2013, 11:45pm CST

LG Smart TVs will Connect to Any Device Due to Qualcomm's AllJoyn in 2014

LG Smart TVs will Connect to Any Device Due to Qualcomm's AllJoyn

LG and Qualcomm have now become partners and incorporated Qualcomm's AllJoyn software in their 2014 line of Smart TVs. All...

Dec 5 2013, 7:50am CST

Apple to Turn iPhone into Intelligent Universal Smart Home Remote Control

Apple to Turn iPhone into Intelligent Universal Smart Home Remote Control

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office have published an Apple patent that reveals that tech giant wants to turn an iOS device into a...

Aug 28 2013, 9:53am CDT