Wearable Sensor Market Expected to be Worth $2,258 Million Globally by 2022



A report just published by Allied Market Research is predicting the global wearable sensor market will be worth $2,258 million by 2022. In 2015 the market was valued at just $123 million.

Will Illinois Become the First Smart State?



According to an article in greenbiz.com, Illinois is set to become the very first US smart state. It will be the first to support a coordinated and government approved strategy for tech-centric initiatives in smart cities.

Recent Network Disruption Highlights Potential Problems with the Internet of Things



Smart home technology can be fantastic when everything is operating properly, but a recent article in Global News.ca highlights the potential problems when a network fails.

Smart Home Hubs: Will They Control Retail?



midst the growing interest in smart home hubs and in smart technology, an article in Forbes.com poses an interesting theory. Currently, retailers and consumers are most interested in h

Home Insurers Introducing Smart Home Policies



With the current interest in smart home technology, an increasing number of home insurers are taking steps to add smart home technology to their coverage.

Survey Finds Just 26% of Consumers Want a Smart Home



It’s easy to imagine that everybody would like a smart home, but in fact, a new survey carried out by PricewaterhouseCoopers found that just 26% are currently interested. The survey also discovered that 81% of consumers are aware that smart homes exist. According to the article in VentureBeat.com, more than 1000 consumers were surveyed online. […]

Security Increased against Smart Home Hackers



An article in CNBC.com highlights how companies are exploring better ways to protect valuable data from connected services, for example from a smart home device. The article points out that the data transmitted by a smart thermostat may seem innocuous, but a lower temperature could signal that a house is empty, increasing the risk of […]

Technology Reshaping How Corporations Manage and Use Real Estate



Technology is advancing at a rapid rate and a press release has outlined how it is reshaping the way corporations manage and use their real estate. CoreNet Global, the leading global association for the corporate real estate profession has closely examined this trend and recently published a report entitled The Bigger Picture, The Future of […]

Zonoff integrates home automation platform with HomeAdvisor



Zonoff has announced a partnership that will integrate HomeAdvisor’s network of pre-screened and customer-rated home service professionals into the Zonoff Consumer IoT platform.

Does the Internet of Things spell the end for real estate agents?



We’re in the midst of a revolution. A technology revolution gaining pace by the day. The Internet of Things (IoT) has already entered the popular lexicon and heralds an age driven by smart data. But what is it?

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