Smart Homes

Google’s Nest wants to create smart home devices for senior citizens

Google's Nest wants to create smart home devices for senior citizens Smart Homes Technology

Products like the Nest and other devices could help people who are blind and visually impaired live independently longer, CNBC reports. Nest is reportedly looking to integrate smart home devices into senior living facilities to help people live independently longer. The smart home device maker has been communicating with experts and senior living facilities to pitch the incorporation…

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How to Create a Foolproof Smart Home Security System

How to Create a Foolproof Smart Home Security System Smart Homes Tech Tips Technology

Home security systems can give you valuable peace of mind, primarily when you can’t monitor the premises in person. Even better, many of today’s options have smart technologies that employ facial recognition, cloud data storage and more. If you’ve decided to invest in a smart home security system, here are five tips on how to…

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6 Mistakes to Avoid When Setting up Your Smart Home

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Setting up Your Smart Home Smart Homes Tech Tips Technology

Deciding to transition your abode into a smart home is an exciting choice that can make your life more convenient. However, everyone can make mistakes when doing things for the first time. Here’s what not to do when setting up your smart home. 1. Choosing Cost Over Quality It’s understandable if you need to stick to a…

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11 Smart Home Devices You Didn’t Know Existed

11 Smart Home Devices You Didn't Know Existed Smart Homes Tech Tips Technology

Smart home devices are fundamentally changing the way we live our lives, turning our homes into tech wonderlands. With connected appliances, the dream of controlling every single aspect of our homes with a virtual butler is fast becoming reality. Aside from the usual suspects – smart TVs, smart bulbs, smart speakers, smart thermostats, smart door…

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Best smart home systems for a connected domicile

Best smart home systems for a connected domicile Smart Homes Tech Tips Technology

Best smart home systems for a connected domicile by Christopher Null, Freelance Contributor, TechHive on May 1, 2018 Your home is only as smart as the hub that orchestrates everything behind the scenes. Whether you want a generalist automation kit or a security-savvy alarm system, these DIY tools are the best of the bunch. From smart light…

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