03. July 2017 · Comments Off on Patents: Home Automation Leader Crestron Invents a Smarter Smart Bulb · Categories: News · Tags: ,

It figures that if home-automation leader Crestron were to build a smart bulb, it would be smarter than other smart bulbs. Indeed, the company filed a patent application that describes how a bulb in a lamp fixture could be controlled locally at the bulb itself, but also via an app or smart-home system – even if the bulb is turned “off” at the lamp location.

Source: Patents: Home Automation Leader Crestron Invents a Smarter Smart Bulb – CE Pro