Forget about flying cars, self tying shoelaces and hover boards, we know what the real future will look like and it’s ….. kind of already here?
Cortana…thinking of the Microsoft A.I system makes something stir in your brain, doesn’t it?
Google have rolled out 6 routines, which users of Google Home to modify to their needs. The catch is it’s not actually available in Australia yet.
NBN Co CEO Bill Morrow has announced that come the end of 2018, he will be stepping down in his role, 2 years before the project is currently due to be completed.
It can be pretty easy to become confused with the items in our home that will benefit and improve with automation, and those that need a bit more thought. Usually, if an automation doesn’t fit to our needs straight away, we can change the settings, programming and try out different things until we’re happy. When … Continue reading How much is too much when it comes to automation?
Roku has a new aim, to create home-wide entertainment harmony, as they recently announced their foray into a world beyond streaming and TVs. While Roku have made a name for themselves over in the US, allowing customers freedom to access many channels and apps, as well as media streaming platforms like Netflix, this is another … Continue reading Roku makes the SMART move and announces Voice Assistant
Hey Google, pay Jenny $20 for lunch today.
Amazon are on a hiring spree for Alexa, taking on not only more than Google are for their home automation department but more than google is hiring for….well, everything.
When choosing to buy and install smart, automated systems into our houses we usually have a reason: it’s going to make our lives easier or our home more secure. Our lives more liveable. But, can they also be treated as an investment into our homes? More importantly, is it a GOOD investment?
Smartphone and smart homes: is it inevitable that the older generation gets left behind in the new age of technology? Actually, no. New A.I initiatives are marketing themselves towards the needs of elderly people and increasing numbers are installing home help and home automated systems to help them live a more independent life.