Archive For: Smart Home

Top 5 Ways Your Smart Home Can Help You Protect the Elderly

Top 5 Ways Your Smart Home Can Help You Protect the Elderly

We’ve talked before about the ‘sandwich generation’—adults who have to simultaneously take care of their aging parents and deal with other responsibilities like work and raising their own children. This is a consequence of increasing life expectancy in developed countries, and the wish of the elderly to stay independent and continue to live in their ... 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
 
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
 
Types of Potential Smart Tech Consumers: What They Want, What To Offer Them

Types of Potential Smart Tech Consumers: What They Want, What To Offer Them

Our latest researches show that not all smart tech consumers are created equal. Each household has its own specific needs and individual homeowners also have different tastes and preferences. The connected home market is not a homogeneous one, so it is extremely important for service providers who are considering offering smart home services, to have ... Read More
 
Top 5 Ways IFTTT Can Help Make Your Home Safe

Top 5 Ways IFTTT Can Help Make Your Home Safe

The promise of a connected home where all the smart devices work together to make life easier and more comfortable for homeowners seems like a very desirable scenario. But sometimes, getting devices from different manufacturers to work together and ‘talk’ to each other can become a difficult task, certainly easier said than done. Luckily for ... Read More