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TMIO® Launches Award-Winning Connect IoTM Intelligent Ovens® at 2005 KBIS
Las Vegas, NV, March 15, 2005, TMIO®, LLC, the leader in intelligent kitchen appliance innovation, is redefining high-end with the launch of Connect IoTM, the new 30" stainless steel Professional Series double wall oven at the 2005 International Kitchen and Bath Show, Las Vegas, NV. The Connect IoTM Intelligent Oven even lets you call on your cell phone to get dinner started. The award-winning Connect IoTM is a new appliance and is first to feature both built-in refrigeration to keep food fresh and Internet connectivity allowing you to change any cooking function at work or on-the-go. Now dinner is ready when you are.
"The public anticipation for this product has been exceptional," says David Mansbery, President and CEO of TMIO®, "This is a true dream appliance for everyone with a busy lifestyle. We were quite pleased this January, 2005, at the International Consumer Electronics Show to be recognized by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) the third consecutive year for our pioneering work in internet-connected kitchen appliances." This new appliance reconnects the family at dinnertime.
The Connect IoTM Intelligent Oven features an industry-first, dynamic 3M Clear Tek® touch screen control panel for intuitive operation and a high level of comfort in command and control of the appliance from both inside and outside the home. Advances in structural design have resulted in safer as well as more energy-efficient cooking and self clean cycles. High end redefined. TMIO® has a strong commitment to responsible and innovative engineering, giving the consumer a choice for a high-quality product that meets their needs as well as eco-conscience with Connect IoTM Green CleanŞ eco-friendly self clean cycle.
TMIO® Connect IoTM Intelligent Ovens have appeared on CNBC's Power Lunch, Good Morning America, the View as well as HGTV and ESPN's "Cold Pizza". According to Sue Herrara of CNBC's Power Lunch, "It's perfect! It doesn't get any better than that [Bill] and it goes with my kitchen. I'm happy!"
Brett Larson, Technology Editor of WCBS-TV, New York, says of the Connect IoTM Intelligent Oven, "This is a great example of bringing together of technology and ideas for a reason, and to actually do what tech should do, which is help us live better." Reconnect to the family at dinnertime.
Cool-Connect-Cook. The Connect IoTM double wall oven features a Professional cooking system, advanced refrigeration, and TMIO® control technology. Food placed into the oven stays refrigerated until cooking begins. At any time you can use your cell phone or office computer to log onto the oven and change commands right over the Internet. Now there is no need to wait for dinner; it adjusts to your schedule.
"The Connect IoTM Intelligent Oven gives you control of your oven in real-time from your cell phone while you're stuck in traffic, working late or picking up the kids. It also features easy-to-use dynamic touch screen controls. Connect IoTM will also integrate into flat panels around the house through Microsoft's Media Center, allowing for a very sophisticated and practical way to see if dinner is ready without missing a second of your favorite TV show," explains David Mansbery, President.
Built-in Ethernet capability allow for seamless connection of the Connect IoTM Intelligent oven in your home to the outside world. See Connect IoTM Intelligent Ovens at the NextGen Home or at TMIO®' Booth # XXXXX, at the Microsoft MCX center at Bellevue, WA, the CompUSA Digital Living Studio at Aurora, Co. and at the TMIO® manufacturing plant showroom at Chattanooga, TN. Orders placed at the TMIO® Booth #XXXXX or at www.TMIO®.com will ship late May, 2005.
TMIO®, LLC is a privately-held, US-based technology company and creator of Internet controlled devices. TMIO technology enables operation of a device from a remote location over the Internet with real-time feedback. While currently focused on the Internet-connected kitchen, TMIO's innovations can be applied to any electronic device.
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