Lighthouse

  • Lighthouse tells you what happens in your home when you’re not there

    Lighthouse tells you what happens in your home when you’re not there

    A thief, your kids skipping school or paranormal activity? That’s the question that Lighthouse aims to answer with its new interactive assistant. By combining sophisticated sensors with computer vision technology, the Lighthouse team hopes to deliver an experience that brings more day-to-day value than a mere home security solution. Coming out of Stealth today, the company is… Read More

  • Lighthouse secures $1.25M seed round to capitalise on boom in workplace IoT

    Lighthouse secures $1.25M seed round to capitalise on boom in workplace IoT

    We tend to think of robots disrupting the world of work by looking like us. In fact it’s rarely the case. The combination of sensors and IoT are going to have a far-reaching impact in our workplaces and will happen much faster than The Terminator. Thus, it’s interesting to note the news today that Australian startup Lighthouse.io has closed AUS$1.25 million in a seed funding led… Read More

  • Lighthouse Is A Crowdfunding Platform Built On Top Of Bitcoin

    Lighthouse Is A Crowdfunding Platform Built On Top Of Bitcoin

    Meet Lighthouse, a bitcoin-powered app to create and manage your own crowdfunding campaign on your computer. Bitcoin core developer Mike Hearn showcased the app at the Bitcoin 2014 conference in Amsterdam. And Lighthouse is a great example of how you can develop a complicated transaction framework on top of the bitcoin protocol. Hearn’s tagline about his own app speaks for itself… Read More