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Plaid Systems Eve Ecosystem

The Eve Irrigation controller uses the Adam moisture sensor and weather info from SmartThings to set up a perfect watering schedule.

By August 19, 2014

MSRP: $199.00

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Xiaomi weighs up expanding ecosystem with Mi Smart Scale

Celebrating its fifth birthday with a new fitness device, the Chinese company is also introducing a pink Mi Note, a power strip and an upgraded 55-inch Mi TV 2.

By March 31, 2015

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Why the death of the Firefox phone matters

With its failure to stop the mobile-software dominance of Google and Apple, Mozilla loses relevance and the Web grows a little weaker.

By February 5, 2016

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Steve Jobs wanted to 'further lock customers' into Apple's 'ecosystem'

That's according to an e-mail he sent to employees in 2010 that included "2011: Holy War with Google" as a talking point for an upcoming meeting.

By April 2, 2014

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Location, location, location: Want to help Mozilla break the ecosystem locks?

The MozStumbler app is one way Android users can assist Mozilla with its quest to open up the walled gardens of Apple and Google.

By March 27, 2014

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Elop says Surface Windows Phone could help 'ecosystem'

Nokia's CEO said his R&D team has "unpolished gems" to differentiate its devices no matter who Nokia's competitors are -- and that includes Microsoft.

By October 18, 2012

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Surface 'good' for PC ecosystem, says Microsoft CFO

According to the company's chief financial officer, Peter Klein, Microsoft will not only participate in the PC market on the hardware side but also lead it.

By February 13, 2013

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IBM sees big opportunity in sequencing microbes

We're trained to think microbes are bad. But researchers are gathering this week to discuss uses of massive ecosystems of the micro-organisms, many of which are beneficial.

By May 6, 2014

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TomTom beats the drums for its own map-based ecosystem

The company, best known for its auto navigation systems, wants developers to build map apps. And thus it's opening up map display, routing, and traffic details for use.

By November 15, 2012

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What Square's rise means for the startup ecosystem

Like Google and Facebook before it, Square is set to transform the startup ecosystem.

By November 11, 2012