Monday, 11 September 2017 () The recent rumor that iRobot had engaged in talks with Apple, Amazon and Google parent Alphabet to sell the data its Roomba vacuum cleaner gathers caused widespread privacy concerns. Roomba maps homes -- the spatial dimensions of rooms and distances between furniture and other objects -- and the data it collects would be valuable to any of the major players battling to control the smart home.
Smart home technology has been around for years, but only recently became popular.. A recent study from HomeAdvisor values the smart home industry at around $30 billion. Dan DiClerico, HomeAdvisor's Smart Home Strategist, explains what gadgets are driving the surge in smart homes, and how to protect...
DUBLIN, September 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Smart Home Hub Market - Strategic Assessment and Forecast 2017-2022" report has been added to Research and... FinanzNachrichten.de - MarketsAlso reported by •GlobeNewswire •Business Wire •Gothamist •DigiTimes •SmartBrief
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SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--August Home ships new family of Smart Home Access products including two new Smart Locks and its next-generation Doorbell Cam. Business Wire - Press ReleasesAlso reported by •DigiTimes
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (LON:WMT) is testing a service in Silicon Valley that will deliver groceries straight into customers fridges. The test, in partnership with... Proactive Investors - BusinessAlso reported by •RTTNews