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Smart Home Devices Has a New Competitor In Town – Google Brillo

It looks like there’s another competitor who wants to take control over the Internet of Things. According to Google, Brillo is an AndroidOS-Based solution for home automation as it targets to have these gear to be featured in upcoming smart household devices. While Brillo is just a basic version of Google Android, it will still […]

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From Z-Wave to Zigbee – Former Z-Wave Alliance Chairman Joins Zigbee Alliance

Mark Walters, Z-Wave Alliance’s former chairman has tested new waters as he becomes the Vice President of Strategic Development of Z-Wave’s rival: Zigbee. While this news may leave a mark to consumers who have followed Walters’ footsteps, his decision to switch sides doesn’t have any negative impact for both alliances as Z-Wave is looking to […]

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AEOTEC Z-Wave Multi-Sensor – Bang for the buck Smart Home Sensor

Smart home sensors are very important when it comes to home automation simply because these devices are the ones telling your Z-Wave network about what’s happening around its viewing monitor. Simply put, a smart home without multi-sensors are not “smart” at all. With that being said, let’s talk about the AEOTEC Z-Wave Multi-Sensor.   AEOTEC […]

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Australian Smart Homes – Tips on How to Get Started Right

There are a lot of Australian smart homes surfacing all over the country in the recent years due to the fact that automation can really make things a lot more convenient for you. There is this common misconception that you have to spend a lot of money to get started, but you really just have […]