Subaru connects drivers to cloud apps and smart home devices
OTTAWA, Aug. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Evolved Vehicle Environments Inc. (EVE) today announced that SUBARU STARLINK™ In-vehicle Technology will now offer EVEConnect. The EVEConnect solution enables drivers to control and automate smart home devices through their in-vehicle dashboards.
The EVEConnect service is made available via SUBARU STARLINK™, providing drivers with the ability to seamlessly control 100's of smart home devices available through several partners including Nest, SmartThings, Wink, Insteon and IFTTT.
"Connected car and smart home technologies are something we have talked about for a long time. EVEConnect is the premiere app to integrate these two technologies and it leapfrogs Subaru into the future by providing Subaru customers with a truly connected lifestyle," said Anthony Landamia, Manager of Infotainment technologies for Subaru.
EVEConnect represents the most advanced connected home/connected car integration ecosystem available on the market today.
"Partnering with Subaru represents a major win for EVE", states CEO, Jason Taylor. "We are proud to provide Subaru customers with a revolutionary way to connect cars to their smart homes." Further, Mr. Taylor comments, "this technology provides the peace of mind to instantly connect and visually confirm locked doors, thermostat and light settings."
In addition, the service offers pre-programmable automations which will activate or deactivate when a driver exits or returns home. Upon returning home, triggers can unlock doors, activate lighting and adjust thermostats.
EVEConnect is available for immediate use with monthly ($2.99), yearly ($25.99) and 3-year ($69.99) options.
Learn more about EVE for Subaru and EVEConnect on SUBARU STARLINK™, at www.eveforsubaru.com.
Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, Evolved Vehicle Environments Inc. (EVE) designs and develops connected car solutions. Their flagship product, EVEConnect connects major industry partners including WINK, NEST, SmartThings, Insteon, Chamberlain and Bosch/Siemens. EVE continues to advance its technology by expanding its partner ecosystem and developing new technology that leverages Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning technologies.
To learn more about EVE, please visit www.eve.solutions.
About Subaru of America, Inc.
Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Subaru Corporation of Japan. Headquartered at a zero-landfill office in Camden, N.J., the company markets and distributes Subaru vehicles, parts and accessories through a network of more than 630 retailers across the United States. All Subaru products are manufactured in zero-landfill production plants and Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be designated a backyard wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. SOA is guided by the Subaru Love Promise, which is the company's vision to show love and respect to everyone, and to support its communities and customers nationwide. Over the past 20 years, SOA has donated more than $120 million to causes the Subaru family cares about, and its employees have logged more than 40,000 volunteer hours. As a company, Subaru believes it is important to do its part in making a positive impact in the world because it is the right thing to do.
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SOURCE Evolved Vehicle Environments Inc.