Lowes Iris Adds Home Voice Control, Garage Door Opener & More

The Iris system can detect leaks and with a second unit shut off the water.

The Lowes Iris home automation system now offers an expanded lineup of convenience and safety to users who choose to install the DIY home automation system from Lowes with voice control, a garage door control that doesn’t require a new garage door, sprinkler control, leak detection with water shutoff and more. Iris is an affordable […]

Lowes Makes DIY Home Automation an Affordable Reality

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Home automation is a continual CES trend, but during CES 2013 we saw one of the most exciting advances in home automation since the Nest. Lowes’ Iris home automation system is a DIY-er’s dream, delivering home automation and controls to homes and apartments for users who want to start with the basics and expand to link their entire home […]

Samsung, Lowe’s & NASCAR’s Jimmie Johnson Want to Give your School Some Tech


NASCAR’s Jimmie Johnson, the current reigning Sprint Cup Series champion, along with his sponsor Lowe’s and tech giant Samsung want to give your local school $48,000 in technology to help educate children. The Jimmie Johnson Foundation will select one school from nominations made either on their website or via Twitter. I’m a Hendrick’s Motor Sports […]