Home automation stories
RTI announces its new seamless KX4 in-wall touch panel
RTI launches the KX4 in-wall touch panel keypad, a powerful and cost-effective tool for smart office environments.
Google unveils new Nest Cams and Doorbells
Google unveils its next-generation Nest Cams and Doorbell, including the company's first battery-powered camera and doorbell.
Hands-on review: Amazon Echo Show 8
Amazon Echo Show 8 Review: The Unassuming Kitchen Cinema!.
Aruba releases end-to-end switching portfolio
Aruba unveils game-changing switches & software, reshaping modern networking.
IoT home connectivity on the up, as are cybersecurity threats
Nearly 50% of homes in Oceania have IoT devices, but this growing trend also increases security risks, according to a study by Stanford University and Avast.
Hands-on review: Philips Hue outdoor lighting range - ambience in 16 million colours
Smart, ambient and moody: When I set them up in our garden, I had visions of poolside siestas and mood lighting.
Hands-on review: Nanoleaf Light Panels and Nanoleaf Rhythm
The Nanoleaf promises to deliver ambience and artistic effect.
Hands-on review: Security and elegance meet with Ring
The Ring Spotlight Cam has a lot of really useful features, despite a few of its minor quirks.
The little robot slave that will clean your floor... Maybe
The Electrolux PUREi9 allows users to customise a cleaning schedule through an app.
Haier to launch all-scenario smart home solution
The solution was designed to connect an entire household into one system.
Genesis creates a one-stop-shop for home automation
Energyhub, a pilot project by Genesis, offers New Zealanders a diverse range of energy products to connect, manage, and control their energy.
The HomePod makes its way to the land down under
HomePod is designed to work with an Apple Music subscription for access to hundreds of genres, moods and activities.
D-Link and McAfee team up on router with integrated endpoint protection
The D-Link AC2600 Wi-Fi router powered by McAfee and Intel’s connected home technology automatically protects all devices connected to the network.
The IoT could provide unlimited opportunities for Kiwis
The NZ IoT Alliance suggests this technology could bring up to $2.2 billion to the New Zealand economy over the next 10 years...
The war for the robotic pool cleaner crown is on
The global robotic pool cleaner market is expected to grow...
Locksmith hardware, enterprise software – there’s a new collaboration in town
Locksmiths' Supply Company to implement Epicor's enterprise software to manage supply chain and distribution efforts.
Karson: How Kiwi-Belgian connections created the world's first 'virtual butler'
Meet Bart Brichau, co-founder of Karson, the virtual butler that's making home automation affordable and reliable.
Research finds it's time to up the security stakes in IoT manufacturing
New research calls for proper security platforms to protect devices residing in the Internet of Things (IoT) sphere now - and in the future.
Hands-on review: Belkin Insight Switch
Belkin have come up with an even smarter and easier way to up your home. The Insight Switch is not only smart, it’s incredibly useful.
Belkin’s WeMo products hit Bunnings hardware
Belkin's WeMo home automation products will now be sold through more than 160 Bunnings hardware stores nationally.
Review: Thecus N2310 NAS
Thecus are known for their NAS capabilities, but are they launching into a whole new market?.