The "OneApp" moniker. Avoid or not?


(ActionTiles.com co-founder Terry @ActionTiles; GitHub: @cosmicpuppy) #21

You mean Bing?


(Edward Niedziejko) #22

Every time I see “bing” as a search it reminds me of the machine that doesn’t actually do anything but go “bing” from a monty python sketch. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=arCITMfxvEc


#23

Remember that this ( announced in January 2016) was part of the original plan:

I’m sure the original idea for the Connect app was to enable the extend functionality for the 2017 televisions.


(Edward Niedziejko) #24

Instead, they released it as a nvidia Shield TV add-on, 9 months after promising it with release of shield tv 2017, at an extra cost, and only available in the US. AND it doesn’t work properly with some zigbee devices.


#25

They’ve said the Nvidia engineering team did all the work on the Shield project, for what that’s worth.


#26

:joy: No - Yahoo


(Edward Niedziejko) #27

Interesting. Still not a full replacement for a smartthings hub though, and the single country release was just frustrating.