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The social networking company extends Parse, a collection of back-end development tools, outside developers to build apps that interface with connected-home devices such as garage-door openers.
You might call it a smart land-line phone.
Give grandma a Pigeon photo frame, and up to 10 people can send family photos to her via the cloud.
The GrandPad is as much a service as it a product. And while its appeal is narrow, it serves its niche exceptionally well.