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Samsung to bring SmartThings control to its Gear smartwatches

From Engadget - January 8, 2018

With the SmartThings app right on your Samsung smartwatch, you will be able to control other connected smart devices such as your lights and thermostats, from your wrist, giving you simple control over your environment. Samsung did not give any details on when its watches will get the app, but it should happen sometime this year.

Companies have often promised to give consumers a more seamless experience when navigating between different smart devices and so far those promises have not been fully delivered on. But Samsung and others have doubled down on those promises at CES this year, so maybe we will actually get to experience these simplified experiences in the not too distant future.

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