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Ring’s Neighbors App Lets People Share, View, And Comment On Crime And Concerns In Their Neighborhoods
Apps such as Neighbors can increase the adoption of connected security cameras. Nearly a quarter of the posts are about suspicious behavior, 20% about supposed crimes, and 15% on safety issues. The app supports both iOS and Android.
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Health Subscription Service Will Help Carers Keep An Eye On Those They Look After Using Smart Sensors And Alert Apps Particularly For The Elderly, Disabled, And Ill.
Centrica, the British Gas owner, has plans of installing motion trackers in the houses of senior citizens, disabled, and unwell people. This will ease the burden on the millions of unpaid carers out there. Centrica’s Hive unit is starting a subscription service to assist the carers in monitoring their charges. The carers will get alerts if anything out-of-routine takes place. For instance, a room was not entered.
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When Old School Meets New School Some Cool Things Can Happen Including This Smart Airstream Camping Trailer.
Airstream rolled out a partial smart home solution for all of its 2019 Airstream Classic trailers, including the option for unlimited data and a retrofit conversion for data access for older trailers. It’s a move that reflects Airstream founder Wally Byam’s credo, “Let’s not make changes, let’s only make improvements.”
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A Few Considerations Before Gifting Smart Home Gadgets. But If You Already Have Bought Them Then Never-mind :)
A smart home device can be a great gift, just as long as you do your homework first. If your giftee doesn't have any smart home products, start with a smart speaker, such as an Amazon Echo Dot or Google Home Mini.
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Smart Systems Including Transport, Energy, And Data Management Are Keys For Future Smart City Development
The next edition of ‘Smart Cities’ (April 16-18, 2019, Sofia) will present the new opportunities for city development and will meet suppliers with their potential customers. Among the first that have also joined the expo are: Intracom, Innova, National Cluster for Intelligent Transport and Energy Systems.
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Top Senior Executives Weigh-In On The State Of AI For 2019
What will be the state of AI in 2019? Senior executives involved with AI, all peering into their not-so-clouded crystal ball, and promising less hype and more practical, precise, and narrow AI.
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Smart Shelves, Cameras, And Cashier-less Checkouts Are Just Some Ways The IoT Will Shape The World Of Retail
JD.com's Internet of Things retail lab will tap Intel architecture to develop next-generation vending machines, media and advertising services, and future technologies that can be deployed in modernised stores.
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Apple’s Releases Smart Sleep Monitor To Improve Your Sleep Quality And Overall Health
Apple's acquisition of Beddit is finally bearing fruits, as the company's sleep monitor is now available. The Beddit Sleep Monitor 3.5 is designed to automatically track your sleep and provide vital statistics helping you improve sleep quality. It will report sleep vitals using the Beddit app on iPhone and Apple Watch.
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Advertising Will Become More Targeted, And Personal, As Smart Tech Becomes Even More A Part Of Our Everyday Life
The web of home devices has intelligence: it knows your habits, your height, your weight, your location, your heartbeat, your moods. That information is forging a path for marketers to enter your most private and personal space.
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Don’t Forget To Include Your Privacy Concerns When Planning A Smarter Home
You’re not just buying a talking jukebox. Alexa, Siri and Google Assistant also want to adjust the thermostat, fill your picture frame or even microwave your popcorn.
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