Smartappliances

01.17.14
The Internet of Things isn't safe: thousands of smart gadgets hacked to send spam and phishing emails
01.17.14

The Internet of Things isn't safe: thousands of smart gadgets hacked to send spam and phishing emails

Smart things are the future, or at least that's how it appeared to those of us who attended CES 20...

By M. Gorman,   01.17.14
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01.11.14
CES 2014: Household roundup
01.11.14

CES 2014: Household roundup

Alongside the TVs and tablets, CES is also home to the future of... homes. LG had smarter washing...

By M. Smith,   01.11.14
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12.26.13
LG's HomeChat will let you command its latest smart appliances via SMS
12.26.13

LG's HomeChat will let you command its latest smart appliances via SMS

LG really, really wants you to have a good chat with your washer/dryer and robotic vacuum cleaner....

By S. Dent,   12.26.13
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04.17.13
LG is building a washing machine that doesn't use water
04.17.13

LG is building a washing machine that doesn't use water

Still not charmed by LG's robo-vacuum? Well, the Korean electronics manufacturer has plenty more ap...

By M. Smith,   04.17.13
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02.05.13
Jawbone Up extends social feed with Facebook Open Graph integration for iOS
02.05.13

Jawbone Up extends social feed with Facebook Open Graph integration for iOS

There's no better motivation than public humiliation, err, community support. Which is why Jawbone...

By J. Volpe,   02.05.13
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08.27.12
LG announces infrared-equipped Optimus Vu II and universal remote app
08.27.12

LG announces infrared-equipped Optimus Vu II and universal remote app

LG just outed the Optimus Vu II for the Korean market, designed around a remote control app, QRemo...

By S. Dent,   08.27.12
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05.21.12
Hands-on with the Electric Imp at Maker Faire (video)
05.21.12

Hands-on with the Electric Imp at Maker Faire (video)

Yesterday at Maker Faire Bay Area 2012 we visited the Electric Imp booth to chat with the startup'...

By M. Joire,   05.21.12
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05.17.12
Gmail and iPhone alums create Electric Imp, connect your toaster to the web
05.17.12

Gmail and iPhone alums create Electric Imp, connect your toaster to the web

Have you ever wanted to preheat your oven while on the way home from work, or start your sprinkler...

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01.05.12
LG announces upgraded Smart ThinQ appliances, average refrigerator IQ set to rise in 2012
01.05.12

LG announces upgraded Smart ThinQ appliances, average refrigerator IQ set to rise in 2012

Were last year's ThinQ appliances from LG just not quite... sophisticated enough for you? Well, n...

By T. Stevens,   01.05.12
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