|By PR Newswire||
|March 14, 2014 08:05 AM EDT||
TUALATIN, Ore., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oregon Scientific, a leading designer and worldwide marketer of personal electronics, today announced its 2014 line of advanced 'Smart Living' products, including revolutionary weather stations from their renowned Weather@Home line, to connected BBQ thermometers that make grilling a cinch. These new products and more will be shown for the first time at the 2014 International Home & Housewares Show (March 15-18) in Chicago, IL.
The new Grill-Right Bluetooth® BBQ Thermometer sends temperature alerts to a Smartphone or tablet to help the chef enjoy the party and focus on entertaining guests. Three new weather stations from the Weather@Home line will communicate the climate indoors and outdoors instantly via Bluetooth-enabled devices.
"Oregon Scientific has over 25 years of experience in the 'Smart Living' space and we pride ourselves in developing versatile products that fit into today's multi-device-oriented world," said David Riley, Director of Product Development and Marketing. "Oregon Scientific consistently finds ways to evolve top products and we're thrilled to help make life a little easier for consumers with new innovations for the home."
Here is an overview of the products to be displayed at the 2014 International Home & Housewares Show.
Oregon Scientific expands their Weather@Home line with three new weather stations: EMR211, RAR213HG, and BAR218HG. Download the app and grab your iOS or Android device to immediately receive updates on atmospheric pressure, weather forecasts, temperature, humidity readings, ice alerts, and more with transmission range up to 50 meters. You will always be up to date, whether monitoring the climate outdoors for your next trip or gauging the temperature and humidity levels in your home. Three unique weather stations provide options for different needs from simple weather tracking to details about the changing moon phases. These new Weather@Home products range from $29.99 to $59.99 and will be available Summer 2014.
Grill-Right Bluetooth® BBQ Thermometer
No need to wait by the grill to find out when dinner is ready - the new AW133 Grill-Right Bluetooth® BBQ Thermometer alerts you when your meal reaches the perfect temperature. Use the app to pair with your iOS or Android device, program your choice of eight entrées, choose the doneness desired, and then start grilling. The new Grill-Right Thermometer will be available Fall 2014 for $69.99.
The new Oregon Scientific products will be unveiled for the very first time at the Oregon Scientific booth (#11027, Level 3 – Lakeside Center) during the International Home & Housewares Show floor hours March 15-18, 2014, at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. Information about Oregon Scientific's full line of product offerings can be found at: oregonscientific.com/us.
About Oregon Scientific
Oregon Scientific was founded in 1989 in Portland, Oregon, a place buzzing with ideas and invention. Backed by IDT International Limited - one of the world's leading electronics manufacturers, Oregon Scientific is renowned for its technological innovations, design excellence and investment in research and development.
The company creates lifestyle electronic products that fuel people's desire for "SMART LIVING." Its products reflect the highest pursuit of technology and design, harmoniously blending fine aesthetic values with a keen appreciation for our natural surroundings.
Building on the success of its hallmark Time & Weather collection, Oregon Scientific has extended its product offerings that now include Sport, Fitness & Health, Wellness & Beauty, and Electronic Learning collections. All are designed to meet today's lifestyle needs and enhance the way we live, work and play.
SOURCE Oregon Scientific
“The year of the cloud – we have no idea when it's really happening but we think it's happening now. For those technology providers like Zentera that are helping enterprises move to the cloud - it's been fun to watch," noted Mike Loftus, VP Product Management and Marketing at Zentera Systems, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at Cloud Expo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Jun. 3, 2015 05:15 PM EDT Reads: 4,266
"Blue Box has been around for 10-11 years, and last year we launched Blue Box Cloud. We like the term 'Private Cloud as a Service' because we think that embodies what we are launching as a product - it's a managed hosted private cloud," explained Giles Frith, Vice President of Customer Operations at Blue Box, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at DevOps Summit, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Jun. 3, 2015 05:00 PM EDT Reads: 4,594
It’s no news that microservices are one of the top trends, if not the top trend, in application architectures today. Take large monolithic applications which are brittle and difficult to change and break them into smaller manageable pieces to provide flexibility in deployment models, facilitating agile release and development to meet today’s rapidly shifting digital businesses. Unfortunately, with this change, application and infrastructure management is more complex due to size and technology c...
Jun. 3, 2015 05:00 PM EDT Reads: 409
IBM has acquired Blue Box Group, Inc., a managed private cloud provider built on OpenStack. Customers benefit from the ability to more easily deploy workloads across hybrid cloud environments. Financial details were not disclosed. Enterprises are seeking ways to embrace all types of cloud to address a wide range of workloads. Today's announcement reinforces IBM's commitment to deliver flexible cloud computing models that make it easier for customers to move to data and applications across cloud...
Jun. 3, 2015 05:00 PM EDT Reads: 657
The WebRTC Meetup, where WebRTC enthusiasts exchange ideas, is being held on Wednesday, June 10, from 7 pm – 9 pm at the 4th WebRTC Summit, June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. The WebRTC Meetup is being hosted by the New York WebRTC Developer Group. WebRTC is the future of browser-to-browser communications, and continues to make inroads into the traditional, difficult, plug-in web communications world. The 4th WebRTC Summit continues our tradition of delivering the late...
Jun. 3, 2015 05:00 PM EDT Reads: 684
We’re entering a new era of computing technology that many are calling the Internet of Things (IoT). Machine to machine, machine to infrastructure, machine to environment, the Internet of Everything, the Internet of Intelligent Things, intelligent systems – call it what you want, but it’s happening, and its potential is huge. IoT is comprised of smart machines interacting and communicating with other machines, objects, environments and infrastructures. As a result, huge volumes of data are bein...
Jun. 3, 2015 04:30 PM EDT Reads: 1,247
In his General Session at 16th Cloud Expo, David Shacochis, host of The Hybrid IT Files podcast and Vice President at CenturyLink, will investigate three key trends of the “gigabit economy" though the story of a Fortune 500 communications company in transformation. Narrating how multi-modal hybrid IT, service automation, and agile delivery all intersect, he will cover the role of storytelling and empathy in achieving strategic alignment between the enterprise and its information technology.
Jun. 3, 2015 04:19 PM EDT Reads: 378
There will be 150 billion connected devices by 2020. New digital businesses have already disrupted value chains across every industry. APIs are at the center of the digital business. You need to understand what assets you have that can be exposed digitally, what their digital value chain is, and how to create an effective business model around that value chain to compete in this economy. No enterprise can be complacent and not engage in the digital economy. Learn how to be the disruptor and not ...
Jun. 3, 2015 04:00 PM EDT Reads: 1,100
SYS-CON Events announced today that the "First Containers & Microservices Conference" will take place June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City. The “Second Containers & Microservices Conference” will take place November 3-5, 2015, at Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA. Containers and microservices have become topics of intense interest throughout the cloud developer and enterprise IT communities.
Jun. 3, 2015 04:00 PM EDT Reads: 2,231
"NuoDB is a transactionally consistent SQL database that does scale out, that does all the things you want in a cloud. If you want more transactional throughput, if you want higher availability if you want to run in multiple data centers this is a technology that can scale and still provide a single logical consistent database," explained Seth Proctor, CTO of NuoDB, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at Cloud Expo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Jun. 3, 2015 04:00 PM EDT Reads: 5,031
Thanks to widespread Internet adoption and more than 10 billion connected devices around the world, companies became more excited than ever about the Internet of Things in 2014. Add in the hype around Google Glass and the Nest Thermostat, and nearly every business, including those from traditionally low-tech industries, wanted in. But despite the buzz, some very real business questions emerged – mainly, not if a device can be connected, or even when, but why? Why does connecting to the cloud cre...
Jun. 3, 2015 04:00 PM EDT Reads: 1,155
There is little doubt that Big Data solutions will have an increasing role in the Enterprise IT mainstream over time. 8th International Big Data Expo, co-located with 17th International Cloud Expo - to be held November 3-5, 2015, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA - has announced its Call for Papers is open. As advanced data storage, access and analytics technologies aimed at handling high-volume and/or fast moving data all move center stage, aided by the cloud computing bo...
Jun. 3, 2015 03:45 PM EDT Reads: 1,765
SYS-CON Events announced today that MediaTek Labs will exhibit at SYS-CON's @ThingsExpo, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. MediaTek Labs is a global ecosystem initiative supporting Wearables and Internet of Things device creation, application development, and services based around MediaTek chipset offerings. Developers can use the MediaTek LinkIt™ ONE development platform and the LinkIt ONE HDK to easily access the features and functions of the...
Jun. 3, 2015 03:45 PM EDT Reads: 860
IndependenceIT has been selected by nGenx to power Windows-based DaaS and application delivery on Google Compute Engine to support the delivery of GoldMine Cloud software. For independent software vendors (ISVs) like GoldMine, this expands the theater of operations to increase revenue opportunities while reducing software management and maintenance liabilities. IndependenceIT was selected by application and desktop pioneer, nGenx, to deliver its “Bring Your Own Cloud” strategy to GoldMine and o...
Jun. 3, 2015 03:30 PM EDT Reads: 721
ProfitBricks has an early preview of its new Docker hosting platform. The ProfitBricks Docker platform enables its customers to build fully-portable applications within the ProfitBricks cloud. Unlike other Docker platforms, ProfitBricks’ Docker provides developers and system administrators with a platform with dedicated resources that autoscales the Docker hosts. Early access customers will be able to utilize up to 2,500 CPU core hours as part of ProfitBricks’ early access Docker preview.
Jun. 3, 2015 03:30 PM EDT Reads: 632