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One of the most important homes in America is a snug, three-story residence on Sumner Road in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Its walls are stuffed with insulation made from recycled blue jeans. Enlarged windows and skylights mean the lights stay firmly off until dark. Two hundred eighty-five sensors are installed throughout the 94-year-old house, constantly monitoring electrical […]

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Not so long ago, the ability to receive verbal instructions from a speaker box or control your household appliances from your smartphone were fantasies created by the over-imaginative minds of Hollywood screenwriters.  But, owing to a wave of technological advances – machine-learning; inexpensive, high-speed internet; secure cloud storage; mobility solutions and low-cost devices – automated […]

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The Consumer Electronic Show (CES) is just about the largest tech show on the planet. Each year, hundreds of thousands of people gather in Las Vegas to experience the latest technologies and innovations across a number of sectors. It’s fitting that the event takes place in early January, as it often acts as a predictor […]

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ASUS Lyra Voice Alexa Router Speaker With 8W drivers and Alexa voice control, the ASUS Lyra is an impressive smart speaker. But that’s not all this device can do. Thanks to AiMesh technology, Lyra can actually help to spread Wi-Fi around your house. It’s basically a portable router. ASUS Lyra is a smart speaker and a router […]

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Residence 950, San Francisco’s most expensive home, has advanced security measures like biometric keypads, nine cameras and a Batcave-like garage entry.Courtesy of Jacob Elliot / Troon Pacific Batcaves. Bulletproof shutters. Laser curtains. The world of high-end home security is as advanced as they come. Today’s luxury home security systems address everything from chemical attacks and […]

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Tree crashes into Montecito home MONTECITO, Calif. – Longtime Montecito residents Oscar and Linda Sepulveda had a close call during the recent storm when powerful winds and rains uprooted a massive tree that crashed from a neighbor’s yard into their bedroom. The pine tree came down late Thursday night while the couple was asleep. Montecito […]

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  It’s indeed true that people have an emotional connection with their home. After all, this is the place where you’ll be spending most of your time. You can ingeniously utilise the space within your house and add amazing decoration to create the perfect set up. Your concept could revolve around simple home décor ideas […]

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Tomorrow might mark the official start of Black Friday but big name retailers have started early this year with some particularly impressive offers on lighting, sofas and everything you need for a full interior makeover. It’s no coincidence Black Friday comes just in time for the holidays and can provide an excellent opportunity to dress up your […]

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Internet-connected devices are known for having their fair share of security issues—especially when it comes to cameras. But here’s a new one: the BBC reported this week that a smart home security camera started sending video clips to the wrong person. The BBC first caught wind of the problem shortly after one of its employees purchased an internet-enabled […]