The Wearable Smart Home

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2Q 2014 | IN-1018827

 

The Netflix and Fitbit Hack

NEWS


During a hackathon at Netflix, one entry emerged that for many immediately provided something new, valuable, and eye-catching. Using the wireless connectivity from the Fitbit device, an interface developed to deliver limited control of the Netflix player from the wearable device meant that, should the wearer become inactive for a period of time, the Netflix player could be paused or switched off. In addition, when the program replays at a later date, the user can decide to start from where the program was halted or from an earlier point where their inactivity was first recorded.

Wearable Activity Trackers and Smart Homes: Two Fast-growing Markets

IMPACT


Adoption of wearable wireless devices and smart home equipment are growing side by side. The ...

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