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  • Alexa vs. Cortana: What needs to change for Microsoft to succeed
    The digital assistant and smart speaker industry is still young, but Amazon's Alexa has emerged as a leader. It does have competitors, such as Microsoft's Cortana. As of yet, though, Microsoft has not been able to catch up to Amazon in this area.
    Editor / Provider: Samantha Shen | Updated: 2018 / 5 / 31
  • Smart energy management need cloud and IoT hardware: Zen Ecosystems
    The beauty of combining IoT-ready hardware with cloud-based software is that buildings can utilize existing hardwiring connections to quickly install a comprehensive solution to manage energy use, according to Zen Ecosystems, which provides smart energy management solutions for businesses.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2018 / 8 / 24
  • NodOn uses EnOcean devices to reduce energy use in buildings
    Lighting and HVAC are two major sources of energy consumption in office buildings. Property managers can cut down the energy use either by making costly system overhauls or installing IoT devices to eliminate unnecessary energy use.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2018 / 8 / 29
  • Automation and voice control to increase efficiency in the office: Control4
    As companies evaluate new kinds of technologies that suit their needs, the office environment has been undergoing a transformation in the last few years, and automation systems may be applied to increase efficiency in the office, according to smart home enabler Control4.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2018 / 3 / 13
  • The intuitive voice interface to become more common in office: Mode:Green
    There has been more and more adoption of voice control, and the new user interface is now finding its way into the workplace. Bill Lally, President of Mode:Green, a company that designs turn-key systems for audiovisual, energy management, lighting and HVAC control, shared with SMAhome...
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2018 / 3 / 14
  • mediola at IFA 2017: Time for smart home promises go real
    German software developer mediola® is showcasing their new-released cloud platform and innovative AIO GATEWAY V5 Plus at IFA 2017. SMAhome has the chance to get the precious viewpoints of Dr. Konstantin Zoggolis, Head of Business Development of mediola, before IFA.
    Editor / Provider: Samantha Shen | Updated: 2017 / 8 / 31
  • Is it the right time to adopt new energy management technologies?
    Today companies spend much money on utility, and among all the equipment running on electricity, those related to lighting and heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) are the biggest energy consumers. How to cut down their energy use to save money has been a trending topic for companies.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2018 / 9 / 18