Why Smart Homes Are Attractive to Millennials

New generations around the world are naturally attracted to cutting-edge technologies. Millennials are especially at home when it comes to being early adopters of new tech, and nowhere is that trend more prevalent when it comes to how smart homes are attractive to Millennials. There’s a good reason for that, and it’s simple: Millennials are

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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

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Smart home Tech Still Needs to Overcome Hurdles for Mass Market Adoption

Smart home tech is becoming increasingly mainstream with the introduction of devices such as Google Home and Alexa. Despite this, hurdles still remain before there can be true mass-market adoption.

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

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.

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

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Voiceter Pro brings voice-powered Real Estate Search to Google Home

Voiceter Pro’s new Real Estate Search action will allow millions of Google Home users to start the process of buying or selling a home by saying: “OK Google.”

Smartphones to be Challenged by Intelligent Home Speakers

According to Strategy Analytics, shipments of Intelligent Home Speakers reached 5.9 million units globally last year and is anticipated to grow tenfold by 2022. This increase will be driven by improved accuracy in speech recognition, multi-language support and new compelling use cases.

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

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