Right now, I’m at a 10,000-person technology conference in Dublin called Web Summit. Web Summit resembles TechCrunch Disrupt. It’s held in a massive warehouse-type building and it is brimming with aspiring entrepreneurs who are pitching their businesses to any attendee who will listen. It’s also packed with keynotes from notable […]
"It was a dumb idea."
This morning at Dublin’s Web Summit, Nest founder Tony Fadell spoke about the latest smart object his company is creating, smoke detectors. Like its thermostats, Nest’s smoke detectors will be much more enjoyable to install and use than the household objects we’re currently used to. For example, instead of beeping […]