As always, lots going on in both the smart home and wearables space this week. Here are some of the news items that caught our attention :
LAUNCH OF SMART HOME RADIO SHOW PODCAST
After months and months of preparation, I’m happy to announce that my Smart Home Radio Podcast Show is officially live as of today!
This podcast is dedicated to helping you understand the amazing lifestyle-enhancing benefits of integrating light control, Independent Living 2.0 systems, IP cameras, Home Automation alarm systems, multi-room music 2.0 equipment, Wearables, automated blinds, wearable devices, smart thermostats, and much more into your smart home!
COMPANION PODCAST TO MANAGE YOUR SMART HOME WITH AN APP BOOK – (14 PART MINI-SERIES)
In addition to the Smart Home Radio Show Podcast – I also published a special 14 part series podcast that provides an exclusive look into important smart home topics that Gerard explores in the second edition of his new book – Manage Your Home with a Smartphone App!
REVOLV UPDATES ITS SMART HOUSE HUB SOFTWARE THIS WEEK
Digital Trends reports this week that Smart Home Hub supplier Revolv has added some new capabilities to its platform, namely:
- Now includes support for Android smartphones.
- Integrates with the popular Nest Learning Thermostat.
The main purpose of Revolv is to act as a gateway for various types of smart home systems in your home.
SMART HOUSE ADOPTERS WILL HAVE 50+ WIRELESS SENSORS BY 2018
A press release from a company called ON World reports that it recently completed a survey with over 1,000 U.S. consumers found that 20% of likely smart home adopters believe they will have 50 or more wireless sensors in their home within the next five years and data reliability was selected as the most important feature of a smart home system.