Solar Eclipse 2017: Welcome to the Dark Side

Published on August 20, 2017

The solar eclipse passing through the United States on August 21, 2017 (the first to span the country coast-to-coast in 99 years) will cause disruption.  It will impact traffic, your ability to have a clear, long conversation on your cell phone and — if you, like thousands of others, are planning on making the trip to see the eclipse in totality — your road trip bathroom schedule.  What’s more, vampires are expected to be seen briefly in the middle of the day, especially in the northwest region of the country. If you’re located in California, North Carolina or any other…

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What is IoT & How Does it Apply to Me?

Published on July 1, 2016

The hottest thing in technology isn’t just for the digerati. Think about your FitBit. It tracks your steps, sleep, workouts, nutrition, and weight goals — all displayed on an easy-to-use app. Your FitBit is configured with a multitude of sensors and ultimately connects to the Internet to keep track of all your data. Empowered as such, you can monitor your heartbeat, understand your dietary needs better, and meet your fitness goals. This knowledge creates habits of a healthy lifestyle. This is the Internet of Things (AKA IoT). IoT is the integration of physical objects with the Internet so that they can communicate with…

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CURB’s Newest Features Make Energy Savings Easier Than Ever

Published on June 27, 2016

CURB is excited to announce several new features to help homeowners make better sense of their energy data. Updates to the web and mobile apps make consumption and production information more detailed, more accessible, and easier to understand. CURB is a home energy monitoring system that give you real time updates on your energy usage, allowing you deep insights into what exactly is consuming energy in your home. These new features are designed to help you have more control over your energy consumption and make smarter decisions in order to have a smarter home. The features are available on web…

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