Your Washing Machine Just Got a Whole Lot Smarter

Posted on July 22, 2014 by Arthur Zhong

Smart appliances have been a big theme at several major tradeshows this year. At CES, for example, we saw LG debut its HomeChat technology that enables consumers to send text messages using their appliances. Samsung also had a host of smart appliances on display, from microwaves to dishwashers and everything in between. A few months

First National Day of Making Brings Inventors to White House

Posted on June 24, 2014 by Linda Goncalves

Last week, the first-ever White House Maker Faire brought together over 100 tinkerers, inventors and entrepreneurs from more than 25 states to celebrate the first National Day of Making. The President kicked off the event with a speech about the Maker Movement, stating that “today’s D.I.Y. is tomorrow’s ‘Made in America’” and that the movement

Automotive Technology Takes the Stage at Telematics Detroit

Posted on June 13, 2014 by Susie Gao

The market for connected cars continues to grow at a rapid pace. In fact, a new report from Analysys Mason claims that by 2024, a whopping 89 percent of new cars sold worldwide will contain embedded connectivity. At first the number may seem high, but when you consider the amount of vehicle manufacturers and mobile