A pattern of payment card fraud suggests that data was stolen from cash registers in the Northeast US, security reporter Brian Krebs reports.
A pilot program for the office supplier's smart-home hub was successful enough to merit a broader US roll-out, along with new hardware and more partnerships.
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It's probably too early to commit to a master smart-home platform, but for basic home automation across multiple devices, Staples Connect works well -- and at $99, it's priced just right.
The retailer is also trying to sweeten the deal with a couple of trade-in offers.
The retailer is doling out $100-off coupons for its current round of iPads, apparently in advance of the launch of next-generation models.
The retailer says it expects to close the stores by the end of 2015 and save approximately $500 million in the process.
This smart home solution can integrate multiple devices into a single, easy-to-use ecosystem.
We see potential in this system, and at $99, the price is right.
Zonoff and Staples Connect will expand with new partners in 2014.
Ivee Sleek is a voice-activated assistant that can answer questions, respond to commands, and connect to a ton of other smart home devices.