home automation

  • Google Could Be Cooking Up a New Nest Thermostat With Soli Radar

    Google Could Be Cooking Up a New Nest Thermostat With Soli Radar

    It’s been a while since we’ve heard from Google about the smart home, but a recent new FCC listing related to the company suggests something on the horizon. 9to5Google reports on an FCC listing submitted by Google, titled simply, “wireless device.” Most of what’s available at the link includes test results and documentation relating to…


  • Samsung Adds SmartThings to Its Soundbars and Smart TVs

    Samsung Adds SmartThings to Its Soundbars and Smart TVs

    Never mind that Google took over the week with its Pixel device announcements. Samsung held a keynote for its developer’s conference today, and it announced its new soundbar, the HW-Q900C, which can act as a centralised SmartThings smart home hub. The HW-Q900C—catchy name, isn’t it?—is one of Samsung’s premium soundbars that debuted earlier this year.…