CTIA Fall 2011: LG’s Smart Home Concept Connects Your Appliances (Video)

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Last week at the CTIA fall show in San Diego, California, machine-to-machine, otherwise known as M2M, made a big splash as device vendors, manufacturers, carriers, and partners look forward to the future to envision a connected and inter-connected world beyond smartphones. At the LG booth, the smartphone manufacturer showed off some concepts for the connected […]

From Now to Next, How Sprint is Evolving to Make the World ‘Smart’

Sprint's Human Kiosk allows users to video conference in an expert, great for medical or retail applications where experts are needed in the field.

With the rise of smartphones, tablets, Internet-connected and 3G-ready netbooks and notebooks, and MiFis and USB modems taking up space at Sprint and other carrier retail stores, it’s hard to not become myopic on the potential and possibility of mobile broadband data beyond computing, phones, and tablets. Fortunately for us, Sprint and its partners have […]

Viper Brings SmartStart Technology to Home Alarms

Viper SmartStart Home Control Screen Viper SmartStart goes beyond cars; Offers home protection, too

Viper, which makes an app and the required hardware to remotely start, lock, and arm your car with your smartphone, has teamed up with Alarm.com to let smartphone users also manage their home security system remotely. The app, which is downloadable right now, is in version 2.2. To switch between controlling your car or your […]