• Withings Acquired by Nokia

    Withings Acquired by Nokia

    This morning, Nokia announced that it had acquired Withings, maker of a variety of popular connected home and health accessories.You may know Withings for their smart WiFi scales, baby monitors, and “smart” watches, but they also make blood pressure monitors and odd-but-kind-of-neat alarm clock/light thingies.
  • IoT, Fitness Trackers Powering Consumer Tech Market

    IoT, Fitness Trackers Powering Consumer Tech Market

    Consumers are warming up to connected devices and Internet of Things (IoT) technology, according to a new report from the Consumer Technology Association (CTA).Portable wireless speakers, wearable fitness activity trackers, and wireless headphones experiencing the largest increase in household ownership from 2015 to 2016, the report found.
  • Get Smart With Stacey: How Do I Protect My Smart Home From Hackers?

    Get Smart With Stacey: How Do I Protect My Smart Home From Hackers?

    If you have smart home questions you'd like me to answer, send an email to [email protected] you have any tips regarding how to protect our home/network/mobile from Internet of Things vulnerabilities?
  • TAG Heuer Connected Now Comes in Rose Gold and Costs $9,900

    TAG Heuer Connected Now Comes in Rose Gold and Costs $9,900

    Now that Apple has stopped offering its ridiculously priced all-gold Apple Watch Edition, a real watchmaker has stepped in to take its place.The watch doesn’t do anything different than the version of Connected that we reviewed a year ago, it’s just now sporting a case and lugs with 18K rose gold.
  • Samsung's $8 Billion Harman Deal Drives New Era For IT Pros

    Samsung's $8 Billion Harman Deal Drives New Era For IT Pros

    As connected cars become more commonplace, IT professionals need to consider how employees are using these software-platforms-on-wheels to access and share work-related information.As connected cars become more commonplace, IT professionals need to consider how employees are using these software-platforms-on-wheels to access and share work-related information.
  • Samsung's $8 Billion Harman Deal Drives New Era For IT Pros

    Samsung's $8 Billion Harman Deal Drives New Era For IT Pros

    As connected cars become more commonplace, IT professionals need to consider how employees are using these software-platforms-on-wheels to access and share work-related information.As connected cars become more commonplace, IT professionals need to consider how employees are using these software-platforms-on-wheels to access and share work-related information.
  • Get Smart With Stacey: What to Consider When Building a Connected Home

    Get Smart With Stacey: What to Consider When Building a Connected Home

    The smart home is gaining ground, but it's still a muddle of confusing standards, competing platforms, and gadgets that don't do what you might expect.If you have smart home questions you'd like me to answer, send an email to [email protected]