Archive for 'Home Automation'

Future of Home Automation

The concept of time has, to this day in age, never been as valuable, important and cherished by the Western civilizations. Most likely a consequence of the fast, work-and-results oriented lifestyle, this universal, consistently increasing valuation of time has directly influenced directions of certain technological innovations. Any new idea that has the power to reduce […]

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Make Your Home Smarter

Make Your Home Smarter

Having a smarter home can not only make our lives easier, it can help us save money and time! We have smart phones and smart kids so why don’t we have smart homes to live in? Looking into the future eventually every home will be smart but for now here are ways to make your […]

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Smart Home Upgrades to Improve Your Life

Smart Home Upgrades to Improve Your Life

In the new high-tech world of home automation there is a dizzying array of options from which to choose. You can go with just one simple smart device like remote light control, or you can invest in an entire suite of gadgets – either all by one manufacturer or by picking and choosing individual components […]

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Control Your Home on the Go!

Control Your Home on the Go!

If you’ve ever gone on vacation, you know that awful feeling that sets in when you suddenly suspect that maybe you didn’t lock the door or set the security system to on. Thanks to smart home technology, the days of having to turn the car around to satisfy your uneasy feelings of leaving something undone […]

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What Will Happen If Home Security Becomes Mainstream?

What Will Happen If Home Security Becomes Mainstream?

Even our homes need to be smart these days. It’s not enough that homeowners never forget to lock their doors or constantly remind their children to not let strangers in. Burglary and home invasions are very serious threats today. As home security systems become more sophisticated, so do burglars and intruders. The U.S. has the […]

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Smart Home Installations by ServiceLive Direct

Smart Home Installations by ServiceLive Direct

Just imagine you just left for work and you’re about 30 minutes away from your home and you realize that you left the back door unlocked, bummer. What a waste of time and money traveling back home just to lock a door. If you had a smart door lock installed, you could lock that back […]

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Is Wearable Tech The Next Step in Home Security?

Is Wearable Tech The Next Step in Home Security?

Wearable technology seems to be everywhere these days. Just recently we saw the launch of the highly anticipated Apple Watch – the next big thing in smart watches. The glossy presentations for the device highlighted many of the watch’s features, but focused heavily on an Alarm app which is designed to sync with the wearer’s […]

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How To Make Smart Homes Livable to Elders

How To Make Smart Homes Livable to Elders

The National Institutes of Health gave data about the growing 65+ population in the United States, it highlighted the aging boomers’ population in 2010 which  has increased 12 times in 1900. That’s 4.1 percent to 13.0 percent or 40.3 million 65+ in 2010. By 2050, the aging population has been projected to reach 20.9 percent. […]

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