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The NextMarket Report — PEQ

Smart Home Weekly: The (Nearly) All Revolv/Nest Acquisition Edition

Mike Wolf Hub Icontrol Insteon Nest PEQ Revolv Roost Smart Home Hub Vera Wi-Fi Wink

Welcome to the Smart Home Weekly for the week ending 10/26/14. It was a slow week in smart home until Nest pulled a Google and acquired smart home hub maker Revolv. Kinda big news, right?  I'll spend most of this week's newsletter looking at this deal and what it means.   Quickly though, some housekeeping: the winner of the Oort Bluetooth smart home will be announced on Tuesday. I'll write up a blog post. However, if you haven't entered (deadline Monday, better hurry), don't worry - we'll have another cool giveaway starting next week. Also, if you haven't registered yet for Thursday's webinar,...

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Smart Home Weekly (10/11/14): Apple TV w/HomeKit, The WeMo Coffeemaker, Best Buy's Connected Home

Mike Wolf AllSeen Best Buy Echostar HomeKit OIC PEQ Revolv Smart Home Smart Home Show Smart Home Weekly Smart Kitchen WeMo

Welcome the Smart Home Weekly for the week ending October 11th.  Like I said last week in the podcast, this final quarter stretch of 2014 promises to be a barnburner in the smart home, with lots of activity as new products are introduced, retailers get ready for the holidays and everyone gets ready for CES. So enjoy.  Also, after you read the news, make sure you register for our coming live smart home/IoT roundtable with the CEO of Zonoff and GM of Lowe's smart home on October 30th. So lets get to it, shall we? Apple Injects HomeKit Into Apple...

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