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zigbee

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ZigBee smart-home tech on its way to Samsung handsets -- report

Samsung's next Galaxy reportedly will pack ZigBee wireless technology to let users to control everything from lighting switches to heating controls.

By July 10, 2013

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ZigBee Alliance coordinating vehicle-to-grid technology

What will happen when millions of electric vehicles plug into the grid at at the same time? If ZigBee Alliance's blueprints for the smart grid go according to plan, not much.

By September 7, 2010

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Tendril: Smart grid meets Zigbee home networks

Tendril Networks releases its system for tracking energy usage in the house. Its twist: network-enabled devices that talk to advanced meters installed by utilities.

By July 29, 2008

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Wi-Fi certification might be tweaked for smart grids

This story incorrectly stated the name of the wireless communications technology used by AlertMe. The system uses ZigBee.

By November 12, 2009

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Ecotality unveils consumer EV charging stations

The Blink line of charging stations for commercial services and home use will have cellular-network capability, as well as LAN, Wi-Fi, and ZigBee.

By July 28, 2010

Editors' Take

Scout Home Security System

Scout is a customizable home security system similar to SimpliSafe, with a couple of intriguing extras.

April 24, 2014

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Wink Hub

While the Wink Hub has some design and usability kinks to work out, its affordability and versatility make it a very desirable option for whole-home automation.

August 20, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 20, 2014

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Quirky's smart home has a name

Quirky's new company will deal exclusively with connected products.

By June 23, 2014

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Staples Connect Hub (D-Link Edition)

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.

June 30, 2014

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Revolv teams up with Home Depot to keep your house connected

Home Depot will sell the Revolv hub in stores and online.

By January 9, 2014