Can We Really Trust Smart Home Gadgets?



According to a recent Which investigation then possibly not. It showed how hackers only need a few days to access the home network and connected devices.

Smart Home Brand Hive Data Reveals Barriers to Smart Home Technology Adoption



The leading UK smart home brand, Hive has recently released research in tandem with its new Let’s Get Living campaign. This research reveals barriers faced by North American consumers when it comes to adopting smart home technology.

Home Automation Products to Add $1.8 Billion in Incremental Sales



According to The Future of Tech report from global information company, The NPD Group, home automation products are set to add $1.8 billion in new consumer electronics sales through 2018. It is forecasting a 74% growth in this category from 2016 to 2018 which will be driven by sales of monitoring and security projects as […]

Remote Control Smart Home Technology Isn’t Sufficient Says New Report



Apparently, for smart home technology to be more widely accepted it needs to provide more benefits than just being connected. Consumers expect to obtain far more value than just gaining remote access to their home as they want usable data that will benefit their lifestyle.

Which Smart Home Devices Save Money and Energy?



Many homeowners in the United States are anxious to do their bit to help reduce their carbon footprint and some smart home devices will help save energy and money.

Coldwell Banker Real Estate backs smart voice-assist technologies



One of America’s leading real estate franchises, Coldwell Banker Real Estate, is tapping into Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant device to help provide a way for consumers to get more real estate information.

Top Reasons for Investing in Smart Home Technology



The market for smart home technology products may have won over early adopters, but an article in IOTevolutionworld.com points out that these products haven’t yet been able to fully enter the mass-market.

How smart home features add value to your property



Homeowners can boost the value of their properties by up to five percent by adding smart home features. For a $300,000 home, that can add around $15,000 to its value – no small change.

Get a Faster Home Sale with Smart Technology



A recent article in WTOP.com highlights how using smart technology can help increase the value of your home and may well make it easier to sell when the time comes to put it on the market.

National Study Shows Consumers Need to Control Smart Technology



Apparently, being in control is important when deciding which connected or smart technology to adopt, according to a new Finn FuturesTM survey conducted by Finn Partners’ global technology practice.

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