Amazon Echo plus Wink hub equals smarthome simplicity

An article that appeared recently on ZD Net made the point that “Adding a $50 Wink hub and a few connected LED bulbs just made Amazon Echo and Alexa¬†our home’s newest addition. And we’re just getting started.”

Among other things the article said that “But that’s not the main reason I bought an Echo. I decided to make it the hub of my smarthome, something I said Amazon was quietly doing back in May by adding support for various connected home products. Echo now works with Belkin WeMo, Philips Hue and Wink. And a trip last week to my local Home Depot is what pushed me to buy the Echo”. (Continue reading)