SmartThings wins Spark of Genius start-up contest at Dublin Web Summit



Via Silicon Republic

“Since yesterday over 100 international start-ups have been pitching their ideas at the Dublin Web Summit to compete for a prize fund worth more than €100,000. The winner of the 2012 Spark of Genius award is the US start-up SmartThings.

The Washington Minneapolis-based SmartThings, which has raised over US$1.2m on the crowdfunding site Kickstarter, garnering 5,694 backers, is aiming to add a sprinkling of intelligence to everyday objects, transforming them into smart objects, byconnecting the things in the physical world to the internet via smartphone.”

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  • Clay Collins

    Damn. This is awesome.