This EcoHabit house intelligently conserves energy

What if, instead of installing gadgets and systems that create a smart home after the fact, we built them into the initial design? That’s a question that will soon be answered by an entry into the 2013 Solar Decathlon that has been nicknamed "EcoHabit."

Smart home data arrives on Facebook

It's inevitable: The smart home future that will allow us to exercise greater control over our home-energy use and realize vast savings in the process.