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The Internet Of Things Is Making Its Way Into Your Home

Thursday, October 20, 2016 10:51
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The days of having to worry whether you left the lights on before departing on vacation are over. There are so many variations of different technologies that have emerged for the home. The fact that you can lock your door with a few swipes of a smartphone is unbelievable to those who were born before cell phones. The automated smart home isn’t just for the elite and one percenters anymore. The advances in technology have made these features being added to the home much more affordable than they were in the past. Microcontrollers or minicomputers are being utilized more now than ever before as smaller always seems to be better when it comes to tech. These enable users to control things around them and far away from them if they are utilizing some type of cloud system.

Technology will continue to move forward with these types of gadgets as companies see that is the future so they are investing time and money. Putting these devices in as many people’s hands as possible is the ultimate goal and making them familiar with the technology. Curiosity Development Boards is the perfect example moving people closer to this type of technology. The following will delve into what technology and systems will set the tone for the home market which will turn a majority of people’s homes into a tech juggernaut.

Increased Quality and Use of Voice Control

Voice control is the wave of the future but it has gotten a poor reputation as some voice recognition apps simply do not work. Apple and Google have been at the forefront of developing this technology which has in turn made our phones into personal assistants when utilized correctly. Imagine turning on your TV after losing the remote simply by telling the TV to do so. Couch potatoes will rejoice when that day comes as it will make everything much easier. There are technologies that spread across industries that are being developed now and should debut in the near future.

Home Appliances Where Your Device Is the Remote Control

After leaving home for the day or weekend in scorching weather the air conditioning might be the last thing on your mind. Leaving this on for extended periods of time can fatten up that next electric bill. Remotely being able to turn this and other appliances on and off via a smartphone will take convenience to the next level.

Many people do not realize how incredible this technology can make life. Setting the oven to a certain temperature before you arrive home then throwing in a prepared dish will cut down on time spent waiting for food, which is the worst kind of time. The costs of the electric bills around the country will see a decrease as sensors as well as temperature control will be more effective than ever.

Live Feed Security Systems Controlled From a Large Distance

These security systems were tested and all of them failed but with increase development these systems are the future. The problems arise when a designated device cannot connect to the internet. In more serious cases the device could have a dead battery thus rendering it useless. Once a reliable fingerprint scanner is developed for front or back doors then this will be much more secure. This two-step process will cut down the amount of hacking that goes along with connecting to the internet. Security systems like this will work out the kinks in a hurry as connecting your alarm system to your local police department is practical as well as can deter burglars.

The Internet of Things is going to change the way we live our lives at home and abroad. Convenience drives the development of technology that is geared towards the home. Do some research on the technology that is already available and you will be surprised what is out there!

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