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SmartStart

Review

Viper SmartStart and SmartKey

While Bluetooth proximity unlocking and the GPS locator features of Viper SmartStart and SmartKey come in handy, it is a fairly big installation and will apply to limited scenarios and vehicles.

April 7, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 7, 2014
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Viper SmartStart and SmartKey app unlocks your car (pictures)

Viper's new SmartKey system includes the ability to unlock your car through Bluetooth, and offers GPS location features.

14 Images By April 6, 2014

Review

SmartThings

If you're looking for an easy and (relatively) affordable entry point into home automation, then SmartThings makes a lot of sense.

December 13, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating December 13, 2013
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Start your smart home with these connected gadgets (pictures)

Tired of waiting for Apple to make a play for the smart home? Here are the kits and devices that you can get started with today.

16 Images By May 30, 2014

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Viper's SmartStart car control app hits Android

Viper's SmartStart mobile app comes to its third platform this week. The car starting, door unlocking, and panic button enabling app hits Android's Market on Thursday and brings the same features found on iPhone and BlackBerry devices.

By July 29, 2010

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Military starts testing smart rifles for battlefield use

The US Army buys a handful of computer systems that can turn lesser-trained soldiers into premier snipers.

By February 10, 2014

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Michelin Smart Jumper cables for easier jump-starts

This set of jumpers features inline electronics which take most--but not all--of the guesswork and danger out of jump-starting a car.

By May 16, 2011

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Start-up GridGlo taps smart-meter data deluge

New company gets funding to crunch data from meters and other sources to create energy efficiency profiles for utilities and to make data available for third-party app developers.

By May 11, 2011

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GE funds energy start-ups in smart grid contest

General Electric and VC partners to invest $55 million in 12 start-ups while GE to make $10 million to students to encourage training in electric power engineering.

By November 16, 2010

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IBM to prime pump for smart-grid start-ups

Plugging smart grid technologies into the electricity grid is too slow and piecemeal. So IBM is developing a technical framework to speed integration.

By July 11, 2008