The invention describes a smart appliance system. The system receives instructions from a user over a network to control an appliance. The system then transmits these instructions to the appliance to control the appliance. The system causes the appliance to operate according to the transmitted instructions.
Ellahu, David; Weber, Astrid; Carrari Rodrigues Lopes, Lia; Kaki, Jotsna; Weaver, Philip; Oh, Hugh; Andersson, Eve; Wang, Fangzhao; Cheng, Louis; Newman, Scott; Burkhardt, Casey; and Ankenmann, Adam, "SMART APPLIANCE SYSTEM", Technical Disclosure Commons, (January 31, 2016)