Publication: Earth2Tech

First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Wink wants to make great software for the smart home, but first it has to build hardware

Wink, the newly launched smart home spin out of product design shop Quirky , showed off an impressive list of partners and a new hub at an event on Tuesday in New York. But its new hub shows that even if you want to design software for the home you ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Ride sharing startup BlaBlaCar raises a big $100M funding round

European ride sharing startup BlaBlaCar has raised a huge $100 million funding round, led by London-based Index Ventures . The fund raising follows the growth of the company to 12 countries — initially founded in Paris in 2006 — and to 8 million members. ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Google’s killer Android L feature: Up to 36% more battery life thanks to Project Volta

When the next version of Android arrives, don’t be surprised if your phone can run longer on a single charge. Project Volta, part of Android L , is the reason. Google devoted an entire session at Google I/O to Project Volta, which optimizes power consumption ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

IFTTT integrates with Nest giving you even more options

The web-based integration service If This Then That, which is trying to tie your physical connected devices to your digital services (and everything to each other),  now supports the Nest thermostat . Or rather the Nest thermostat, which is the ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

In the skies, cutting edge tech seeks to answer key questions on the changing climate

Scientists and governments around the world are leaning on the latest tech advances when it comes to gathering information on high — from drones to satellite and rocket systems to big data tools — to fill in the gaps in knowledge around the planet’s ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

Nest’s Dropcam acquisition shows why the platform is key to Google’s smart home strategy

One of the  early criticisms  of the smart home has been that many connected-device applications, like  an indicator that lets  you know when your mail has arrived, are novel but don’t likely justify adding more complexity to one’s life. So it wasn’t ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 29 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

Why Google and Apple’s battle to lock users into their services will stop at your car’s door

Google is coming for our cars. At I/O, Google revealed the car was another gadget on the long list of new devices in which the company planting the Android flag . It’s easy to get the impression that car is about to swallowed up in the mobile OS wars, ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Clean storage: These scientists are making an organic, water-based battery for the power grid

Most batteries — whether they’re embedded in your iPhone or they’re plugged into the power grid somewhere — use some kind of metal to create the chemical reaction that stores the energy. In laptops and Teslas, that metal is lithium; in traditional cars ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Berg Insights predicts 36M smart homes by 2017

Forget home automation, the next big trend in consumer living will be “smart homes,” defined as a connected products that work in conjunction with an app or web portal. That’s how analyst firm Berg Insights has chosen to define the market and based on ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Google’s Android Auto joins the growing number of infotainment systems in the car

At its I/O conference on Wednesday , Google finally gave us a detailed sneak peek at its connected vehicle infotainment system, which it is calling Android Auto. The system projects the Android smartphone’s user interface into the dashboard display, ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

A one-stop-shop for home energy kicks into high gear in New England

It might surprise you to know that a one-stop shop for energy services for buildings is one of the fastest growing private companies in Massachusetts. Yeah, really. The startup is called Next Step Living , founded in 2008, and they help customers find ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 4 reports

Opower IPO: Opens up strong, starts trading at $25 per share

Energy software company Opower started trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday morning starting at $25 per share, a significant jump from the $19 per share that it priced at last night . Last month Opower set its price range at $17 to $19 ... [Published Earth2Tech - Apr 04 2014]

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Wink wants to make great software for the smart... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 02 2014]
Google’s killer Android L feature: Up to 36% mo... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 02 2014]
Ride sharing startup BlaBlaCar raises a big $10... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 02 2014]
IFTTT integrates with Nest giving you even more... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 01 2014]
In the skies, cutting edge tech seeks to answer... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 01 2014]
Nest’s Dropcam acquisition shows why the platfo... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 29 2014]
Why Google and Apple’s battle to lock users int... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 28 2014]
Clean storage: These scientists are making an o... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 27 2014]
Berg Insights predicts 36M smart homes by 2017 [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 27 2014]
Google’s Android Auto joins the growing number ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 25 2014]
A one-stop-shop for home energy kicks into high... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 25 2014]
After twists and turns, SunPower and SolarCity ... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 25 2014]
SunPower unveils details of a battery pilot for... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 24 2014]
Nest launches its answer to Apple’s HomeKit wit... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 24 2014]
Thanks to tablets & better TV tech, there’s mor... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 23 2014]
Nvidia thinks ARM is ready for the high perform... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 23 2014]
Biofuel company Kior starts layoffs [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 20 2014]
This is what Tesla’s patent wall looks like now [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 19 2014]
This startup’s energy gadget could make rooftop... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 18 2014]
The Elon Musk playbook for disrupting energy: v... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 17 2014]
Automatic’s iOS app will now alert you when you... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 17 2014]
SolarCity is becoming a solar manufacturer, pla... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 17 2014]
The Nest Protect returns at a cheaper price and... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 17 2014]
How startups are eeking out extra energy for ev... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 17 2014]
Why Microsoft is building programmable chips th... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 16 2014]
What Elon Musk did — and did not — do when he “... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 14 2014]
Boston-Power raising huge $250M round to make m... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 13 2014]
Tesla to apply open source philosophy to its pa... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 12 2014]
A battery booster that’s almost as thin as a sh... [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 12 2014]
Why Steve Jobs would hate the solar market [Published Earth2Tech - Jun 10 2014]
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Wink wants to make great software for the smart... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 02 2014]
Wink, the newly launched smart home spin out of product design shop Quirky , showed off an impressive list of partners and a new hub at an event on Tuesday in New York. But its new hub shows that even if you want to design software for the home you ...
Google’s killer Android L feature: Up to 36% mo... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 02 2014]
When the next version of Android arrives, don’t be surprised if your phone can run longer on a single charge. Project Volta, part of Android L , is the reason. Google devoted an entire session at Google I/O to Project Volta, which optimizes power consumption ...
Ride sharing startup BlaBlaCar raises a big $10... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 02 2014]
European ride sharing startup BlaBlaCar has raised a huge $100 million funding round, led by London-based Index Ventures . The fund raising follows the growth of the company to 12 countries — initially founded in Paris in 2006 — and to 8 million members. ...
IFTTT integrates with Nest giving you even more... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 01 2014]
The web-based integration service If This Then That, which is trying to tie your physical connected devices to your digital services (and everything to each other),  now supports the Nest thermostat . Or rather the Nest thermostat, which is the ...
In the skies, cutting edge tech seeks to answer... [Published Earth2Tech - Jul 01 2014]
Scientists and governments around the world are leaning on the latest tech advances when it comes to gathering information on high — from drones to satellite and rocket systems to big data tools — to fill in the gaps in knowledge around the planet’s ...
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