Out of the cloud of Google PowerMeter’s demise comes a new vision for enabling consumers to monitor, control, compare, and compete in social circles with saving power. People Power’s new Android app (iOS coming soon), GreenX PowerStrip, and GreenX Hub came live today.
Will the same magic that went into the making of the Apple Store transform JC Penney into a new experience in retail? That’s the bet with hiring Ron Johnson from Apple, but creating theater in an existing box isn’t going to be easy.
“Mobile moms” and others with smartphones in hand should take note of today’s announcement from Google and how payment technology is changing. The debit card is about to become an antique, and the trending tech will be an NFC-enabled smartphone with Google Wallet features.