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Wellness support at work no longer considered optional: study

November 29, 2019

View Inc. recently announced the results of a survey of Canadian workers, conducted in collaboration with Future Workplace on workplace wellness in Canada and the United States. The study found that the new demographic composition of workforces is requiring employers

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Smart bulbs could cause security gaps: UTSA study

November 20, 2019

Researchers from the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) recently conducted a study on the security holes that exist in popular smart light brands. According to researchers, hackers may target smart bulbs because of some of their features. “Your

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Focal Point hires two new members to product management team

October 29, 2019

Focal Point LLC, an architectural lighting and acoustic solutions manufacturer, has expanded its product management team with the addition of Ali Qureshi, senior product manager – downlights and cylinders, and Shavonna Warren, associate product manager. Qureshi joins Focal Point with

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Aircuity launches Well Building Standard vodcast

October 7, 2019

Aircuity recently launched an educational vodcast discussing the Well Building Standard, the effects of the indoor environment on well-being and more.

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Lutron joins Board for Zigbee Alliance

October 2, 2019

Lutron Electronics, a lighting controls and automated shading solutions manufacturer, has joined the Zigbee Alliance board of directors.

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Floating apartment implements ABB smart home controls

September 16, 2019

Flohotel, a floating hotel room on the bank of the Motlawa River in Gdansk, Poland, has been outfitted with smart home solution ABB-free@home.

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Reliable Controls partners with sensor maker

August 8, 2019

Taiwan-based IR-TEC develops and manufactures a wide range of occupancy/vacancy sensors, daylight sensors and more for energy efficient lighting control, HVAC control and building energy management.

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New IoT Solution Targets Food Retailers

August 8, 2019

IMS Evolve has formed a strategic partnership with Current to deliver IoT solutions that drive energy, waste and maintenance savings by leveraging real-time data.

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Acuity Brands awards District Center in Washington, D.C. with Unified Project of the Year

July 3, 2019

A retrofit of the nearly 820,000-sq. ft. property used connected building solutions from Acuity Brands including building management solutions from Distech Controls, lighting controls from nLight, and various smart lighting systems.

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CABA collaborating with the DesignLights Consortium

July 3, 2019

With the goal to “wherever possible, share information and work in a collaborative manner on connected home and intelligent building issues,” the scope of the DLC-CABA Reciprocal Agreement paves the way for mutually beneficial actions.