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What Else Can Alexa Do? Creating a Smart Home with Amazon Echo
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What Else Can Alexa Do? Creating a Smart Home with Amazon Echo

Making Amazon’s voice-activated speaker smarter is not intuitive, but with a... Read more

Dumb Devices with Smart Systems
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Dumb Devices with Smart Systems

Technology's shift over time has shown us how simpler devices can be very useful... Read more

How Technology Will Modify the Urban Landscape
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How Technology Will Modify the Urban Landscape

Digital technology will help cities monitor residents in the coming decades; the... Read more

Designer Othr Adds Tea Set To Growing 3D-Printed Collection
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Designer Othr Adds Tea Set To Growing 3D-Printed Collection

A tea set featuring a perforated sugar spoon is the latest addition to the... Read more

Elon Musk Wants to Make Solar Tech Beautiful
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Elon Musk Wants to Make Solar Tech Beautiful

In the near future, installation costs and solar cell efficiency won't be what... Read more

The Swiss Army Knife of Drones
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The Swiss Army Knife of Drones

New company, Teal, aims to make drones that are modular to fit the specific needs... Read more

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Unwrap Your Home Unwrap Your Home

Joseph Wheeler, co-director, Center for Design Research, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, discusses a plug-and-play house that puts a network in place for the internet of things. The house and its technology are shipped and unwrapped on the site. Read more

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Improving Performance with Owens Corning Improving Performance with Owens Corning

Quality and durability can be attainable. Dave Rosebery, business market leader, residential insulation at Owens Corning, talks about how to advance the industry on a doable scale as consumers demand more from their homes. Read more

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Integrating Sustainability with Whirlpool Integrating Sustainability with Whirlpool

Bob Bergeth, general manager, contract builder sales at Whirlpool, offers technologies that help the home buyer manage energy use and opportunities to save costs. Bergeth also explains how the technology of appliances has plateaued and how today, it’s all about creating a connected suite of appliances. Read more

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Integrating & Automating Technology with Savant Integrating & Automating Technology with Savant

Dan Ross, director of business development at Savant, talks about bringing luxury to the masses with a home automation system. This product allows the technology to not only manage energy savings, but also to differentiate homes for the savvy, energy conscious buyer. Read more

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