NASA wants the public to choose the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter's best moon shot through a vote that will place the winner on the cover of a special image collection.
Cleabweb Hackathon sponsor already offers several options for smart-grid utility and consumer communications including hardware.
Developers can make "Energy Internet" apps that gather electricity data and control "smart" networked thermostats and appliances over a cloud-based development platform.
Cloud platform compatible with wide variety of devices, including Android and iOS, will enable developers to reach wide group of customers as well as utilities and energy service providers.
Tendril gains investment and partnership with Siemens to market home energy management software and gear to utilities for smart-grid programs.
Smart grid company releases an application that seeks to improve consumer involvement in home energy with personalized energy plans and social networking.
Smart-grid technology company Tendril acquires Grounded Power, a start-up which has applied techniques from campaigns to help people quit smoking to home energy efficiency.
A weekend hackathon generates Web and mobile apps geared at improving energy and resource efficiency with a heavy dose of social.
The Internet of things starts at home: Marvell at CES introduces a chipset for networking appliances and LED bulbs wirelessly.
Lowe's will offer wireless thermostats and home security gear that can be accessed from a Web site for monitoring and remote control.