LG has partnered with Google, rolling out Google Home compatibility on its portfolio of connected smart appliances, including a washing machine and dryer, refrigerator, oven range, air purifier, air conditioner and robotic vacuum.
Vivint Smart Home, a smart home products and services provider, has appointed David Porter as chief procurement officer. As chief procurement officer, Porter will be responsible for sourcing, procurement and supply chain management across the company.
With year’s end looming, Target Corp. announced it holiday promotional plans, which feature popular gift picks and holiday needs as well as a revolving deal beginning in mid-November that will offer customers $10 off a $50 purchase on a different product category each week, including home, grocery, apparel, accessories, trim and toys.
Blueair has updated its Classic air purifiers with WiFi-enabled cloud connectivity. The new units include models 205, 405, 505 and 605, and are newly equipped with built-in clean air intelligence technology that integrates WiFi with the standalone Aware air monitor.