Archive For: IoT

Alternative Revenue Streams in The IoT: Creating a Profitable Environment for Service Providers

Alternative Revenue Streams in The IoT: Creating a Profitable Environment for Service Providers

In 2016 consumer adoption of connected home devices experienced a huge leap forward. IHS Markit estimated that 80 million smart home devices were purchased by consumers, a 64% increase over 2015. Device adoption is on the rise, and consumer expectations is connected living tech is growing and evolving. Understanding these expectations and building upon them ... Read More
 
Buying Smart Home Services —From Who?

Buying Smart Home Services —From Who?

We have talked before on this blog about the many players in the nascent connected home industry, a tempting but tricky market yet to reach its full potential, where those among the first to conquer will be the ones to thrive. Service providers from different industries and vertical markets are converging in this no-man’s land, ... Read More
 
Top 5 Ways Your Smart Home Can Help Take Care of Your Kids

Top 5 Ways Your Smart Home Can Help Take Care of Your Kids

Last week we inaugurated a short series of posts in which we will be offering some useful tips and advice to make the most of your connected home. Our second post is all about the most precious things in the world for us- our kids. No matter how well you organize yourself, life happens: it is ... Read More
 
Top 5 Ways Your Smart Home Can Help You Keep Your Home Safe During Your Summer Vacation

Top 5 Ways Your Smart Home Can Help You Keep Your Home Safe During Your Summer Vacation

With this post we inaugurate a short series in which we will be offering some useful tips and advice to make the most of your connected home. With smart technologies, you are never too far from home, even if you travel to the other side of the globe. All it takes is a glance at ... Read More
 
Make Devices Useful For The Connected Home to Become a Consumer Reality

Make Devices Useful For The Connected Home to Become a Consumer Reality

The connected home industry is still very young, and like any teenager, it has made some mistakes on its way to finding its own identity. One of these was to get a little carried away with all the innovation that new technologies (IoT and cloud services) have made possible – and turn all the opportunities technology ... Read More
 
Voice Recognition Will Disrupt the Professional Security industry

Voice Recognition Will Disrupt the Professional Security industry

A while back we talked on this blog about the many advantages of voice recognition technologies applied to home care solutions for aging seniors, and also about how voice control as a form of home management was becoming a major trend in the connected home industry. Not surprisingly, with new advancements and integrations, voice activation ... Read More