21 Aug '17, 6pm

Smart homes: Brave new world | PropertyGuru

Smart homes are a ubiquitous trend. From condominiums to executive condominiums, the extent at how smart a home is made may vary but all proselytise the coming of the new tech as an evolution of our humble dwellings. A brave new world What makes a home smart? At the moment, it’s things like digital locks with video and voice functionalities. It’s air-conditioning systems that switch on when someone’s in the room and switch off when that person has left. It’s lights and home appliances that can be controlled remotely, through your phone. It’s an alert that on your phone when a window is ajar or opened from the outside. A smart home is a combination of things that contribute towards convenience and is the sum of its parts rather than one item on its own. It is a system that needs a singular point – such as the phone or tablet – whereby all the disparate parts are managed and...

Full article: http://www.propertyguru.com.sg/property-management-news/2...

Tweets

Smart tips for a #smarthomw @smartwayathome for...

propertyguru.com.sg 24 Aug '17, 7am

If your refrigerator doesn’t take photos of what remains inside so that you can schedule your orders online, or some of yo...

#HomeAutomation #IoT

propertyguru.com.sg 24 Aug '17, 6pm

With technology, we have tons of knowledge available at our fingertips. In today’s world, people are heavily reliant on te...

Singapore introduces #Alipay, China's leading e-payment platform, to build Smart Nation

Singapore introduces #Alipay, China's leading e...

en.people.cn 22 Aug '17, 8am

(Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is talking about Alipay during his National Day Rally on August 20 Photo/Chinane...

We're here, New York City. Gear up at

nike.com 21 Aug '17, 9pm

Select Your Location North America South America Europe Asia Pacific Middle East Africa United States América Latina Canad...

Beautifully written: new husband, new baby

Beautifully written: new husband, new baby

proudduck.com 21 Aug '17, 5am

As I scroll through my phone photo gallery, I sigh feeling a tad bit overwhelmed. So many things are happening in my life ...

Emerging as a leader in sustainable tiny homes ...

usgbc.org 21 Aug '17, 1am

On August 17, USGBC Georgia ’s Emerging Professionals group learned how big dreams turn into tiny houses—and have an enorm...

NREL Research Finds That 22% of New Homes Compl...

homeenergy.org 22 Aug '17, 10pm

The state rankings were calculated by NREL with data from RESNET’s National Building Registry of HERS-rated homes, and the...

Columbus 2020 and the Rise of Smaller Smart Cities

Columbus 2020 and the Rise of Smaller Smart Cities

electronicdesign.com 22 Aug '17, 1pm

Smart City Challenge Winner: In June 2016, Columbus beat out 77 other cities to win the U.S. Department of Transportation’...

New Zealand GBC raises performance of new homes...

worldgbc.org 17 Aug '17, 4pm

The New Zealand Green Building Council (NZGBC) has launched a new version of its Homestar rating tool for new residential ...

Voice technology can inspire new consumer behavior

Voice technology can inspire new consumer behavior

luxurydaily.com 28 Aug '17, 6am

{"ct":"5+ZKwxjiNRBz4tY8VyLWFE8ibpe33VuP8CSXV91Btgp06n8yFonCcDuP8EtPhQYreBGgyWbe8UvH4x2l9\/7Re5sMEapj8HRfbEfqOCdUOn0U5W0u6d...

National Digital Identity (NDI) system

channelnewsasia.com 20 Aug '17, 1pm

SINGAPORE: A National Digital Identity (NDI) system is currently under development and it will be one of five strategic na...

How to successfully integrate complex hardware ...

spectrum.ieee.org 21 Aug '17, 7pm

The “internet of things” describes the growing number of smart, connected products and shines a spotlight on the new oppor...

Emerging as a leader in sustainable tiny homes ...

usgbc.org 19 Aug '17, 12am

On August 17, USGBC Georgia ’s Emerging Professionals group learned how big dreams turn into tiny houses—and have an enorm...

Daily Dream Home: Stokesdale

Daily Dream Home: Stokesdale

pursuitist.com 21 Aug '17, 3pm

Deidre Woollard served as the lead editor on Luxist.com for six years writing about real estate, auctions, jewelry and lux...