Home: On #072 – Staples Retreats, with Richard Green

Jun 13, 2016 by

Richard Green joins us to catch up on smarthome news, and there’s a lot of it! Google introduces a home voice interface, Tony Fadell is out, and Staples retreats from the connected home. We also run through some of the new products out in stores these days.

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Staples Disconnect

Jun 4, 2016 by

After over a year of neglecting its Staples Connect platform, Staples is officially retreating from the smarthome business. Turns out the smarthome isn't "easy" after all. But all is not lost....

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Home: On #060 – Kitchen Panels

Nov 20, 2015 by

We invite you to join Richard on stage at the Smart Kitchen Summit with representatives from Amazon, Moen, WeMo, Williams-Sonoma, and Zonoff talking about how they’re bringing the smart kitchen to consumers today and in the future.

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Home: On #023 – Weighing Alternatives, with Chris Barnes

May 15, 2014 by

HomeSeer gets a nod in the smarthome controller space, SmartThings' Dropcam integration causes some angst, and DMZ colleague Chris Barnes seeks advice on how to get started when considering automation options for a smart apartment.

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Staples Connect Adds to Security Camera Line-up

Apr 28, 2014 by

Zonoff adds new security cameras to the Staples Connect line and updates its apps, whetting our appetite for the bigger ecosystem expansion expected later this year.

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Home: On #021 – Smarthome Ecosystems, with Mike Harris

Apr 11, 2014 by

Nest makes an unexpected announcement about the Protect smoke alarm, and Mike Harris of Zonoff joins Richard to talk about the ecosystems they're building and powering behind big-brand home control and automation solutions.

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Home: On #017 – CES Revisited, with Josh Pollard

Feb 3, 2014 by

On this delayed look back at CES, Josh Pollard and Richard explore some of the more interesting products for the DIYer's automated home. But not before spouting a few conspiracy theories in the wake of Google's intent to purchase Nest Labs.

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Staples to Expand Connected Home Offerings

Jan 12, 2014 by

The Staples Connect controlled home ecosystem expands to support new vendors and protocols while Zonoff demonstrates new integration concepts.

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