Philips HealthSuite IoT Architecture based on AWS (Royal Philips) Royal Philips today announced that it is strengthening its collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) as part of its strategy to enable a digital health IoT for new types of connected and personalized devices. AWS IoT, a new platform that makes it easy for devices to... Read More
“Rumors are flying,’ writes the Seattle Times, “mostly sparked by a Thursday article in the online book newsletter Shelf Awareness” that Amazon may be opening its “first retail-bookstore location” in Seattle’s University Village shopping center. The article reports: “A nearby...
This week Amazon Web Services announced a new data service capable of sending 50TB into the cloud. Great, more bandwidth demand, right? Nope, they're shipping it in a box.... [visit site to read more]
Amazon’s Echo Bluetooth speaker can already control a wealth of home automation devices, from Samsung’s SmartThings to Philips’ Hue, but now it has added yet another – Insteon.Like other home automation devices interfacing with Echo, users can use voice recognition to control the various products located around their home. For example, turning on a light […]
We're back again with another in our weekly reading list posts of books we think our community will find interesting and thought provoking. Once again, buying the book via the Amazon links in this story also help support Techdirt. If...Show More Summary
The real magic of robots and the Internet of Things is happening right now at Amazon’s vast fulfillment warehouses in the US. See what it’s all about, and learn how simple robotics can transform your organization’s logistical needs. While there is no shortage of stories about the future potential of Amazon’s drone delivery program, the […]
Insteon’s home-automation hub has become the latest in a growing selection of home-automation products that can be controlled from Amazon’s voice-controlled Echo smart speaker.Home-automation products from Wink, Smart Things, Belkin and Philips Hue can also controlled from the Wi-Fi-equipped Echo via Amazon’s Alexa Cloud-based voice service. Show More Summary
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By Samantha Hautea and Drew Stone This is the second of three posts covering the fourth annual GeekWire Summit, held October 2 – 3, 2015. GeekWire Summit 2015, like its predecessors, featured talks and panel discussions from leading figures in technology and business in the Pacific Northwest. Show More Summary
Amazon is trying to make our homes resemble the futuristic dwellings of The Jetsons, the late 20th-Century cartoon about a family in space. And brands are getting on board. The latest example is Campbell's, which Adweek learned is one of the first brands to offer content for Amazon Echo, the 10-month-old speaker system with voice-control technology. Show More Summary
A time machine is about to open later this week and I strongly suggest that you get in and take a ride back to 1985 with Red Oaks. With the whole 10-episode first season debuting on October 9 on Amazon, Red Oaks, as my video review above...Show More Summary
FindLaw columnist Eric Sinrod writes regularly in this section on legal developments surrounding technology and the Internet. By now, most of us have grown accustomed to rating products on Amazon or services on Yelp, one to five stars. You might like knowing that the book you are thinking of......
Amazon Dash Replenishment allows for devices to submit orders for new supplies when they sense their users need more
The age of Internet of Things is upon us. Smart devices, ranging from thermostats and security cameras to vacuum cleaners and door locks, offer convenience for a price. Amazon launched its own Internet of Things initiative this summer by announcing the controversial Amazon Dash, a small plastic button that you can attach to ordinary things […]
The Fashion Fund has a new home. Amazon has greenlighted a new 10-episode season of original unscripted half-hour series, which will premiere exclusively on the streaming service in 2016. Led by Vogue's Anna Wintour, CFDA Chairman Diane...Show More Summary
“Amazon said on Thursday that it would stop selling devices from Apple and Google that compete with its own streaming media players, escalating the entertainment battle between the major tech companies,” reports The New York Times. Writes TechCrunch, “In an anti-competitive move...
Amazon has come up with a rather ingenious way to give its own Fire TV streaming video devices a leg up in the market place: stop selling major competing products. In a letter sent this week to the company's marketplace sellers, Amazon...Show More Summary
We're back again with another in our weekly reading list posts of books we think our community will find interesting and thought provoking. Once again, buying the book via the Amazon links in this story also help support Techdirt. Last...Show More Summary
Amazon Prime will be the exclusive subscription streaming outlet for three new CBS series through 2018 as part of an expansion of the CBS-Amazon partnership, the companies announced. “The first new CBS series included in this deal will be next...