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.

Using Smart Home Devices to Help Seniors



More people are living longer and many want to be independent in their own homes and smart home devices may be helpful. An article in CNET.com highlights the various ways that smart devices could help seniors enjoy their retirement and to safely remain at home.

What’s Next for Smart Home Technology?



At the moment, smart home technology encompasses a number of features designed to monitor or change conditions within the home. Now experts from Forbes Technology Council have announced their predictions as to what will be next for smart home technology.

Machine Learning and Smart Home Security



The popularity of smart homes is on the rise but with it comes increased concerns about security. Now an article in CBR online.com asks if machine learning will be the answer.

Smart Home Staging and How It Affects Both Sellers and Buyers



Staging a home to sell it is certainly nothing new and sellers are often advised by their real estate agent to carry out some simple upgrades, perhaps repainting a room or two, or renting some nice looking furniture. However these days  home staging is changing and according to an article in the Boston Globe, sellers […]

How Age and Gender Affect Interest in Smart Home Technology



According to an article in siliconangle.com, the market for smart home appliances is anticipated to reach $38.35 billion by 2020, but a recent report shows a real gap between knowledge of these products and using them every day. The National Smart Home Survey asked participants about their awareness with regards to smart home technology uses […]

Intel Security Survey Shows Concern over Cyber Security



The “Internet of Things and the Smart Home” survey was carried out in July last year and the results were recently released. The survey polled individuals from nine different countries which were the United States, the United Kingdom, Mexico, India, Germany, France, Canada, Brazil and Australia. The survey showed that over half of respondents may […]

Using Smart Technology to Protect Your Home



Although for many of us the idea of owning a smart home may seem to be a little futuristic, a blog for Allstate Canada has pointed out that smart technology has the ability to make a home safer and to make it easier for a homeowner to look after and that it is worth looking […]

70% of Americans Desire a ‘Smarter’ Home



American’s thirst for smart home technology is growing, with more home owners seeking greater control of their home’s appliances, lighting, and systems.

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