Survey shows consumers are poised to embrace virtual real estate tours



Technology has made the process of home buying and selling simpler, smarter and faster. As smart home and virtual reality (VR) technology continues to become more mainstream and sought after

Agents can’t go wrong with smart home tech as a closing gift



A majority of consumers have reported that their first introduction to smart home technology comes after receiving it as a gift, according to a survey of 600 U.S. homeowners performed by Scripps Networks Interactive. The survey also found that most consumers quickly fall in love with smart home tech, saying it should ideally be as […]

Smart Home Technology Is Often Introduced as a Gift, According to New Study



A new study has discovered that many homeowners are eased into smart home technology by receiving items as a gift. Apparently, they most enjoy having a technology

Smart Speakers Are the Fastest-Growing Consumer Technology



According to an article in Tech Crunch.com, Google and Amazon discounted their hardware over the holidays as they were willing to lose money on smart speaker sales to gain a larger market share. This is because smart speakers are now the fastest-growing consumer technology and apparently a recent report expects shipments of smart speakers to […]

Which Will Be the Most Popular Smart Home Trends Next Year?



Over the past few years, smart home technology has advanced considerably so it’s exciting to see how it will develop in the next 12 months. An article in cepro.com has highlighted some of the top smart home trends for 2018. Not surprisingly one of the top trends is still security and is often cited as […]

eyeSight Technologies announces new technology for interacting with smart home devices



Computer vision company eyeSight Technologies said it has been awarded two new patents that could one day become a mainstay of smart home devices and systems.

Nearly Half of US Broadband Households Use a Personal Assistant



According to a recently released whitepaper by Parks Associates called Enabling Voice in the Smart Home, some 49% of US broadband households use a personal assistant through a dedicated device or through an app.

How to Protect Your Smart Home Tech During the Holiday Season



Smart home tech is likely to be extremely popular this holiday season, but it could also prove fruitful for hackers taking advantage of people who are less than tech-savvy.

Amazon Key Home Delivery Option Could Affect Home Insurance



Amazon has announced a new service called Amazon Key that will deliver parcels inside a customer’s home. According to a press release, a 2015 report showed 23 million Americans had recently delivered parcels stolen from their homes

Consumers Delaying Their Purchase of Smart Home Devices



According to an article in the Business Insider, people are becoming more cautious about smart home devices, apart from the Internet of Things devices. The reason is because of concerns about security.

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