Smart Home Gadgets to Cut Energy Use May Do the Opposite



Many people are interested in purchasing smart home gadgets to help cut the cost of their energy bills. Devices that can be operated from a smart phone to control heating and cooling and lights and smart plugs are now widely available.

Roomba Collecting Data as well as Dirt



Over the past few years, the Roomba robot has become increasingly popular with people wishing to save time and effort in maintaining clean floors. However, now, according to an article in Reuters.com, it seems

Honeywell Adds New Integration with Google Home



According to a recent press release, Honeywell has just added a new integration with Google Home. Now consumers who own a Google Home will be able to use simple voice commands to adjust their homes temperature and comfort

Is Smart Home Technology the Best Investment For Your Home?



The idea of smart home technology for average citizens with average income started developed earlier this decade. Experts at the end of 2013 heralded a wave of hope for smart home technology i

Microsoft reveals GLAS Smart Thermostat



Just recently Microsoft revealed its new smart thermostat called GLAS and which is powered by its Cortana digital assistant.
At the moment, not much is known about the thermostat but an article in Tech Times points out that it looks as if Nest, which is one of the

Advantages and Disadvantages of Smart Home Devices



Smart home devices include technology that can automate and control security, air-conditioning and heating and ventilation and which can extend to household appliances such as washers and dryers and refrigerators.

Complete Apartment Buildings May Have Smart Home Services



It is continually being confirmed by industry reports that people and particularly Millennials are becoming more interested in living in smart homes and the smart home devices industry is predicted to be worth $53 billion by 2022.

TV Connected Device Forecasts Predicts 260 Million Installed Devices by 2020



According to a recent NPD Connected Intelligence forecast, by the end of 2020, there will be 260 million installed devices attached to the Internet and which will be capable of delivering apps to TVs. If this prediction

Amazon Introducing Product Installations



According to an article in Recode, Amazon has been hiring installation and repair experts who will be able to offer free consultations and product installations for Alexa and other smart home gadgets.

Making Smart Home Tech Is Key for Mass-Market Adoption



The early adoption phase of smart home tech is well underway, but breaking into the mass-market is proving not to be quite so easy for mainstream retailers. An article in dealerscope.com points out that working out how to make smart home tech more approachable for consumers is vital if there is to be mass-market adoption.

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