Are you a smart home developer hobbyist?

Do you think smart home market has a good future? The number of smart connected homes could hit up to 700 million homes by 2020, rising from somewhere between 100 million and 200 million homes now, according to Gartner.  We’re surprised after reading the new IoT report series: The Smart Home Landscape 2015. It refers that 7 in 10 developers, significantly more than in other IoT verticals, are building solutions for their own benefit first, not for other people. So, 70% of smart home developers are hobbyists. Then, only 10% are doing it in a professional way. Are you a smart home developer hobbyist?

The new high-tech parking deck at Dolphin Mall

Ibex Tech is working on the Dolphin Mall’s expansion, that will be welcoming visitors on Sept. 15. It includes a new 1,300-space high-tech parking deck. “One of our biggest demands is parking”, said Peter Marrero, General Manager of the mall. The parking deck will feature technology that guides customers to the best available space. Shoppers will also have access to two kiosks that will help them locate their vehicles. Ibex Tech has 2 techs installing cameras, 3 techs adjusting the tray and 6 techs programming cameras. This new deck will be near the property’s entrance on the south side. Dolphin Mall is Miami-Dade County’s largest retail value shopping center, that […]

First Humanoid Home Robot: Welcome, Pepper!

For those who don’t know Pepper yet, we want to introduce you the first humanoid robot designed to live with humans. Pepper is specifically designed to be an emotional companion, thanks to a multi-modal algorithm, that allows it to detect an react to human emotions. He’s much more than a robot, he’s able to communicate with you through the most intuitive interface we know: voice, touch and emotions. What does it mean? As the creator says, “at the risk of disappointing you, Pepper doesn’t clean, cook neither have super powers… Pepper is a social robot able to converse with you, recognize and react to your emotions, move and live autonomously”. But […]