Archive For: IoT

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
 
Insurance Companies Set Sights on Connected Home Solutions

Insurance Companies Set Sights on Connected Home Solutions

Arguably, mainstream consumers are yet to fully grasp the value of certain aspects of the connected home, thus possibly keeping its proliferation to lower than expected growth. However, there is a clear indication that some service providers are beginning to see certain benefits from offering their customers connected hubs and devices. One strong instance of ... Read More
 
Age Plays a Role in Consumer Expectations about Connected Home Technologies

Age Plays a Role in Consumer Expectations about Connected Home Technologies

According to a Gartner report, by 2022 a typical family could own more than 500 connected devices in their home. Regardless of how precise or optimistic these predictions may be, it cannot be denied that connected home technologies are gradually becoming a reality in our daily lives. Until now, due to the nascent market, it ... Read More
 
Connected Living Trends to Come

Connected Living Trends to Come

Like any young industry that is just beginning to take off, the Connected Living market is constantly evolving and changing at a very fast pace. We can see a clear example of its continuous adjustments and improvements at the events and exhibitions we attend throughout the year, for example at CES, an event that provides ... Read More