SmartHome

Flic: Automation In A Single Click

Have you heard of Flic? The Swedish tech firm might not be the first name that springs to mind when you think of home automation. As we edge toward 2020, though, this Indiegogo start-up success story is changing the way we control our homes. It’s easy to assume that home automation peaked with voice control, […]

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Nest x Yale Lock Review: Is It Worth Your Money?

Nest x Yale Smart Door Lock The Nest x Yale lock has revolutionized home automation. For instance, I am the type of person to try and make one trip carrying all the groceries from the car to the kitchen. Instead of going back for multiple trips, I would rather overload my arms with grocery bags. […]

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7 Key Takeaways From Apple WWDC 2019: Home Automation & More

In terms of priority, Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is second to the autumn iPhone launch. This year, though, with iPhone sales down for the first time in a decade and the smartphone market seemingly plateauing, WWDC 2019 took on whole new meaning when Apple home automation, along with system and product updates, became a […]

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Smart Cars Are Here

Our lives are becoming more and more connected, and with each passing day, new technology is emerging. We can connect different devices which allow us to switch seamlessly between our phone, computer, and home. With the improvements and innovation, it was only a matter of time until we connected two of our most essential possessions, […]

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Home Builders Are Embracing Smart Home Technology

Half of all consumers state that smart home technology is a key feature they look for in their next intended home purchase home. That is already reason enough for home builders to start harnessing the power of domotics, there’s more. With 37.5 million smart homes already in place in the U.S and that figure projected […]

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Keep Your Smart Home Safe

How to Keep Your Smart Home Safe Turning your home into a smart home is full of benefits. One of the biggest concerns people often have with having a smart home, is the fear of “Is it safe?” The truth is smart home devices is equipped with several devices that are connected to the internet […]

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Will Apple Fully Commit To Smart Homes After HomePod?

To answer the question of Apple’s commitment to smart home tech requires looking beyond the current status quo. It’s not hard to notice the emerging devices of Apple smart home products. After all, the essence of smart home technology is futuristic. Focusing purely on the present is to risk missing the mark. Right now, most […]

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Do it Yourself Home Automation: Start Here

Today’s look at where to start with home automation DIY is very much angled toward beginners. If you’re an old hand at using voice assistants to control your smart home devices, an Insteon expert, or well underway building out the smart home of your dreams, this guide is absolutely not for you. We’d urge you […]

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Amazon and Its Emerging Home Automation Line

If you think about Amazon’s role in smart home devices and technology, there’s one product that instantly springs to mind… Smart speakers. With the enduringly popular Echo family with the ubiquitous digital assistant Alexa onboard, Amazon has already exerted a stranglehold on a key segment of the market. Amazon’s approach with smart speakers exemplifies the […]

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Lower your Bills with These Smart Home Devices

There’s nothing smarter than having smart home devices that save you money. Smart home devices can be used to make you your money, and your time more efficient. By adding household automation and remote control access to some of your home systems, you can lower your consumption and lower your bills in the process. These […]

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