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GE’s Siri-controlled Window Air Conditioner Hits The Market

Smartphone and Apple HomeKit-compatible air conditioners are not new. HomeKit-compatible air cons apparently exists outside of the U.S., but the window unit you see here, a GE AHP08LX, is the first in the U.S. to tout HomeKit compatibility. Why a window unit? Beats me. Seriously, I never thought there is a market for window air conditioner. Split system is the norm these days, isn’t it? Anyways, in case you are keen, here are the things you need to know. Continue reading GE’s Siri-controlled Window Air Conditioner Hits The Market

Forget About Dispensing Ice. GE’s New Fridge Can Make A Hot Cup Of Joe

When the refrigerator was first invented, I bet nobody ever thought it could do more than keep stuff cold and make freezing cold ice cubes. Wait. Actually that’s about what it does the whole time, well, maybe with the exception of an external water or ice dispenser, but that’s pretty much it… until now. Meet GE Café Series French Door Refrigerator, a modern day connected fridge that comes integrated with a Keurig K-Cup Brewing System right on one of the door. So yes. A coffee maker built into a fridge. Sounds like a dream come true? Not quite, but it will definitely save you some countertop space, plus it looks pretty awesome anyway. The coffee brewer uses K-Cups (obviously) and makes one cup of joe at a time. Continue reading Forget About Dispensing Ice. GE’s New Fridge Can Make A Hot Cup Of Joe

GE New Freestanding Ranges Has Built-in WiFi, Lets You Take Control With Smartphone

how many times have you left house and start to wonder have you turn the oven off? well, if you cook, chances are you have such experience at one time or another. wouldn’t it be nice to be able to check and if its not off, turn it off, while on the go? such is what GE Profile Series Connected Ranges has to offer. we already have connected cooker, among other things, so why not the oven too? available in both electric and gas models, these freestanding stove and oven combo kitchen appliance joins the Internet of Things bandwagon, allowing you to preheat, set the time, and check the cooking status using GE Brillion mobile app on your smartphone. Continue reading GE New Freestanding Ranges Has Built-in WiFi, Lets You Take Control With Smartphone

GE Monogram French Door Built-in Refrigerator

need a serious touch of luxury in your kitchen? well, it helps if you have the space to spare (and deep pockets too) cos’ you will be needing it to fit this lavish GE Monogram French Door Built-in Refrigerator in there. apparently, French door configuration fridge is flying up the consumer purchasing chart which, in an individualist’s point of view, chances of you having an identical looking refrigerator as your neighbors’ or best friends’ is much higher. which also means if standing out from horde is what you are after, then the GE Monogram French Door Built-in Refrigerator, though not limited edition or anything of sort, will allows you to do so, mainly because of its rather prohibitive pricing (we come to that later). Continue reading GE Monogram French Door Built-in Refrigerator

Pivot Power Genius WiFi Power Strip

home automation. who doesn’t want it? but not everybody have the need to control everything. there are times, you just want to turn on or off a light, or fire up the standalone heater before you get home and that’s it. no frill, no complication, just simple flipping the switch from elsewhere. lucky for us, we don’t need to go through the whole nine yards to setup a full-fledge home automation system for such simple applications because there is the Pivot Power Genius WiFi Power Strip. yes. it is the quirky pivoting power strip you know and yes, it is Wi-Fi-ed, albeit only two of the four outlets have such wireless feature built into it. anyway, at $79.99 a pop, it is a tad cheaper than to purchase two separate WeMo Switch, but then again, the choice is yours. but do remember this thing is a power strip, a pivoting one and it does have other benefits over a single unit. Continue reading Pivot Power Genius WiFi Power Strip

Nimbus Smart Dashboard + Clock

these days, we are at the verge of information overload. there are simply too many things to know and need to know, and those information usually comes in the form of apps. the Nimbus Smart Dashboard + Clock aims to soft that woes, but letting you get a hold of those information, information such as traffic condition, weather, stocks, number of email piling up, calendar, and even your calorie intake, all at a glance – like the dashboard of your car. and you know what? this might just be a winning formulation for information consumption. there is a reason why automobile’s dashboard has changed much over the many decades, because it is as effective as it is. with the Nimbus Smart Dashboard + Clock you get four dials that can be preset to track what’s matter to you and each dial has both a digital display and a fun, analog as an indication of where you stand in that particular data of concern. Continue reading Nimbus Smart Dashboard + Clock