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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
  • AllSeen ecosystem targets on software developers and supply chains
    SMAhome has had the pleasure to sit down with Dr. Philip A. DesAutels, senior director of Allseen Alliance at IFA 2015 to talk about their latest offerings for the interoperability of connected home and his perspectives on the ecosystem expansions.
    Editor / Provider: Veronica Chen | Updated: 2015 / 11 / 12
  • Amazon Alexa to enter Windows 10 PC in Q1 2018 without Cortana
    Amazon Alexa is already integrated into various home appliances, but the voice assistant will soon appear in PCs too. Computer makers including HP, Asus and Acer have all announced plans at CES last week to release PCs with built-in Alexa.
    Editor / Provider: Elvina Yang | Updated: 2018 / 1 / 17
  • Nice Group acquires Fibaro
    Nice Group, a global leader in home automation technology, has acquired 100% of the shares of Polish smart home manufacturer Fibar Group SA. The transaction is valued at PLN 250 million (67.72 million USD).
    Editor / Provider: Samantha Shen | Updated: 2018 / 7 / 16
  • Smart lock makes better smart home and businesses: Grand View Research
    Always wanted a device that could unlock your door with a smartphone? It has been done. No need to fumble for keys at the door. These new-age devices unlock the doors wirelessly using an authorized users' authentication generated by smartphones.
    Editor / Provider: Samantha Shen | Updated: 2018 / 6 / 12
  • Microsoft to turn Windows 10 PC into smart home hub
    After the software update in September, PCs installed with Windows 10 will serve as smart hub to control smart gadgets at home, just like what Amazon Echo can do, according to reports.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2017 / 5 / 12