Measr[food], a Smart Food Scale, Wins Intel’s Internet of Things Roadshow in Austin

By LAURA LOREK Founder of Silicon Hills News Americans have a problem counting calories which contributes to skyrocketing rates of obesity, said Brad Hughes, software engineer at National Instruments. He thought Intel’s Internet of Things Hackathon might be a good place to tackle the problem. He pitched the idea of a smart food scale connected […]

Intel to Host Internet of Things Workshop at TechShop in Austin

Intel will be hosting its Internet of Things Roadshow at Techshop in Austin on Saturday and Sunday. The roadshow is one of ten events the company is doing worldwide and the only one in Texas. Other events in the U.S. are in Mountain View, Calif. and New York. Other events globally are being held in […]

WigWag Begins Taking Pre-Orders for its Smart LED Light Bulb Sets

WigWag hit a nerve with consumers last year when it launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise $50,000 for a device to connect and control everything in the home from lights to temperature to soil moisture for watering plants. The Austin-based startup ended up blowing way past it goal and raising more than $454,000 from 1,694 […]