By James Walker-McLaughlinA smart home is a place where you can turn your home into a hub for the world.
The idea behind the smart home concept is that the appliances and gadgets we need in our homes will automatically know when and where to go, and that when they do we will be able to pick them up and take them with us when we’re away.
In the past, the smart house concept has been based on a house sitting in a room or office with all the lights on, a refrigerator, a television, a flat screen TV, and so on.
But that is starting to change.
The smart home idea is changing to a room in your home, with all these devices in the room.
There’s a big emphasis on connectivity in the smart homes, and a lot of companies are creating smart hubs to bring the best of both worlds together.
This article first appeared in the August 2018 issue of TechRepublic Magazine.