Archive For: Market & Business

Connected Care Technologies Can Help Bridge the Generational Gap

Connected Care Technologies Can Help Bridge the Generational Gap

We live in a hyper connected society. No matter where we are, we are always just a few taps away from establishing contact with other human beings. With the variety of Social Media channels in common use today, our contact with our family and friends – even those of whom ... Read More
 
Telcos Begin to See Profit from Connected Living Technologies

Telcos Begin to See Profit from Connected Living Technologies

Telecom operators have ability to change and adapt quickly to the fast-paced times in which we live. This market speed is essential for survival, since competition is fierce. Telcos began their journey as highly specialized companies that offered either telephone, internet, or cable services to their customers, but exited the ... Read More
 
European Consumer Confidence in Connected Home Services Grows

European Consumer Confidence in Connected Home Services Grows

Good news is coming for all products related to the Connected Living market; or so we can conclude in light of some recently published data. A report by Parks Associates states that European homeowners demonstrate a high level of trust in their broadband service providers to be the ones to ... Read More
 
Lack of Interoperability in The IoT Space: The Need to Speak a Common Language

Lack of Interoperability in The IoT Space: The Need to Speak a Common Language

The Internet of Things is a fragmented market. There are hundreds, if not thousands of different companies creating and selling connected devices, products and services. The nascent industry is huge. New solutions are launched every day, either as standalone devices or as whole ecosystems of products which work under one ... Read More
 
What Are The Hottest Devices in The Connected Home?

What Are The Hottest Devices in The Connected Home?

The connected home has not arrived to our lives as an explosive breakthrough as many analysts from the industry thought it would. Nonetheless, it is already here, among us. According to Parks Associates, in 2015, ownership of smart home products in U.S. broadband households increased from 16% to 19%, and ... Read More
 
The Age at Which Users Start to Wear Panic Buttons is Decreasing

The Age at Which Users Start to Wear Panic Buttons is Decreasing

When speaking about PERS tech, the first idea that comes to mind for many people is the traditional panic button, a device that entails a long lasting stigma. It is not unusual for many seniors to refuse to wear them —even after having experienced a fall, as it is associated ... Read More