Be aware of digital-analogues

When presenting and discussing smart homes, I often talk about pseudo-smart homes – smart homes that are not actually smart. Most ‘smart homes’ are really electronic homes or connected homes. Most homes have multiple standalone electronic systems (e.g. lighting...

How I stopped misplacing things, with Tile

I used to regularly misplace things – specifically my keys and wallet. I came across Tile about year ago, and have not misplaced my keys or wallet since. Tile have a range of Bluetooth tracker devices that when paired with the Tile app, makes it easier to find...

Connected home vs Smart home

  The terms Connected Home and Smart Home are often confused as being the same thing to describe a home with electronics and technology. However, they are very different – the connected home vs the smart home. Connected home Connect (verb): (with object)...

Game changer – Tesla Model 3

Tesla will deliver it’s much anticipated Model 3 off the assembly line to customers on 28 July 2017. The Tesla Model 3 is a game-changer. It is the first mass-market electric car, that will greatly influence how and what car we buy in the future. The Model 3 may...

Why I like Apple HomePod

Apple is back into the home speaker market (some might remember the iPod HiFi from 2006), at a time when when others have become more established. This week, Apple announced HomePod to reinvent home music. In addition to providing great sound, expanded AirPlay 2...