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CONNECTIONS Europe 2017: Voice and AI Are the Future of IoT

CONNECTIONS Europe 2017: Voice and AI Are the Future of IoT

Last week we were once again a proud sponsor of CONNECTIONS Europe, the annual conference hosted by Parks Associates for leading executives from the connected home industry. This year, the event’s main theme has been IoT and the Connected Consumer, a topic dear to our hearts. Rafi Zauer, Essence Head of Marketing, appeared on two ... Read More
 
<span id='event-date' style='font-size: 18px'>November 1, 2017 – November 2, 2017.</span><br>Essence at Connections Europe 17

November 1, 2017 – November 2, 2017.
Essence at Connections Europe 17

We are proud to announce that Essence will be sponsor of Connections Europe, one of the most important event in Europe about Smart Home technology and services. Parks Associates will host CONNECTIONS™ Europe on 1-2 November at the Amsterdam Marriott Hotel. These interactive events host executives in an intimate setting to learn, network, and address ... Read More
 
Essence’s WeR@Home Solution First to Add August Smart Lock Pro Z-Wave Compatibility

Essence’s WeR@Home Solution First to Add August Smart Lock Pro Z-Wave Compatibility

Essence’s WeR@HomeTM has added another ecosystem option for its connected living services platform with the integration of the Z-Wave enabled August Smart Lock Pro, which delivers keyless entry and remote control and monitoring. Essence WeR@Home lets users seamlessly and remotely manage their smart homes in real time from anywhere, at any time, and on any ... Read More
 
Moving Smart Home Service to the Cloud: The Cyber Security Challenge- Specialist post by Yehuda Kaufman

Moving Smart Home Service to the Cloud: The Cyber Security Challenge- Specialist post by Yehuda Kaufman

The combination of technological advancement and rising cybercrime has resulted in contradictory implications affecting the smart home market. We will discuss the actions that need to be done by both consumers and vendors to improve cyber security in order to deal with one of the greatest challenges in our industry today. This post is the ... Read More
 
Make Devices Useful For The Connected Home to Become a Consumer Reality

Make Devices Useful For The Connected Home to Become a Consumer Reality

The connected home industry is still very young, and like any teenager, it has made some mistakes on its way to finding its own identity. One of these was to get a little carried away with all the innovation that new technologies (IoT and cloud services) have made possible – and turn all the opportunities technology ... Read More
 
Voice Control Takes CES 2017 by Storm

Voice Control Takes CES 2017 by Storm

On Sunday we said goodbye to Las Vegas. ‪CES 2017 is over now, but we took back with us a lot of productive meetings, industry insights and, of course, a lot of good memories. This has been a very special edition, since it marked the 50th anniversary of the tradeshow and managed to bring together ... Read More