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Is your business prepared for the grey tsunami?

Is your business prepared for the grey tsunami?

The proportion of the planet’s inhabitants over 65+ years old will nearly double over the next three decades growing from 12% to 22%. In absolute numbers, this age group will jump from 605 million to 2 billion over the course of half a century… a grey tsunami!. As people live longer, retirement planning as we know it ... Read More
 
5 Significant Smart Home Technology Benefits For Consumers

5 Significant Smart Home Technology Benefits For Consumers

From exposure to advertising to watching movies, consumers have been told that the future will be more convenient for them. Over the years on the screen we have watched futuristic scenes people remotely controlling the washing machine while having a snack with their friends or how a cup of hot coffee was awaiting in the ... Read More
 
Essence’s Care@Home™ Communicator wins ESX Innovation Awards

Essence’s Care@Home™ Communicator wins ESX Innovation Awards

Advanced PERS technologies and home management platforms to be presented at upcoming ESX Expo Tel Aviv, June 18, 2018 – Essence, providers of connected-living technologies for senior independent-living and cloud-based home security and management, has won the ESX Innovation Award for PERS Systems. The award recognizes Essence’s continued advancement in the use of voice technologies ... Read More
 
Smart Home business opportunities in the Asian market

Smart Home business opportunities in the Asian market

Connected living is no longer the domain of the future, it is the present reality. One which developers, companies and governments are all dealing with to provide solutions to the challenges our society is facing. According to AT Kearney Asia’s smart home market shows a very interesting growth trend estimated in US$115 billion by 2030, ... Read More
 
AI and Aging in Place – The ‘Voice First’ Trend

AI and Aging in Place – The ‘Voice First’ Trend

The applications of artificial intelligence to enhance humans’ life open a vast array of opportunities available to those who have the foresight to begin to venture down that path. Looking at the aging population trends in European countries, North America, Japan or China, we can easily conclude that one of the biggest challenges governments are ... Read More
 
Essence works with the Google Assistant to Deliver Voice-activated IoT Control

Essence works with the Google Assistant to Deliver Voice-activated IoT Control

Combined solution increases business opportunities for service providers Tel Aviv & Mountain View, Calif., February 6, 2018 – Essence, a leading provider of connected living solutions, announces that its WeR@HomeTM technology has been integrated with the Google Assistant, allowing WeR@Home customers to use the Google Assistant on their phone; voice-activated speaker, like Google Home; and ... Read More