New interactive Amazon Echo app shares listing information

Home IQ by Show Pal uses Amazon’s Echo Show to tell and display information about a listing. …

Are robot dogs the next big thing in home automation?

A report says electronics giant Sony is planning to unveil a new robotic dog that can control home appliances at a media event next month.  …

Voiceter Pro debuts new Alexa home valuation skill

Voiceter Pro CEO Miguel Berger announced this week that his Amazon Echo-powered real estate software has learned a new way to help potential home sellers: owners of the talkative smart appliance can now inquire about the current value of their home …

Coldwell Banker develops its first Amazon Alexa Skill

“Alexa, Ask Coldwell Banker for the Home of the Week.” As of today, Amazon Alexa users will be able to listen to a one-minute description of the company’s featured listing of the week and can be connected to their local Coldwell Banker office for further assistance about buying or selling a home. …

Voice-driven real estate app for Amazon Echo now talks to 3 markets

A few weeks ago I reported on a voice-driven real estate search app. Now, three agencies have opted in to receive buyer and seller leads. …

CNET releases Smart Home Matrix at the Consumer Electronics Show

CNET launched its Smart Home Matrix, a website developed to show consumers how existing products in this space connect with one another …