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  • 6 DIY smart home kits from Asian manufacturers
    Smart home kits are still trending, with increasingly more smart home kits being released to the market. They are usually designed for DIY users and are sold at retail channels online or offline or by resellers.
    Editor / Provider: Cindy Lin | Updated: 2016 / 5 / 18
  • Mobile app and intercom essential in smart residential communities
    Smart home is about making lives easier. It's about connecting home devices, door locks, sensors to the Internet so that they can talk to one another. The so-called Internet of Things (IoT) can have various application modes, depending on the type of residences where IoT is applied.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2018 / 1 / 30
  • Smart sensors and buttons serve the elderly at home today
    The aging population is growing. It's a common scenario around the world, especially in developed countries. In Japan, for example, senior citizens make up a whopping 27% of the total population.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2017 / 11 / 7
  • Smart home in Taiwan moving forward from IT to IoT for the masses
    Taiwan is one of major manufacturing sites for global computer and electronics products. We interviewed leading Taiwanese companies in the Information and communications technology (ICT) sector in terms of manufacturing scale, product innovation, and inventory turnover.
    Editor / Provider: Editorial Dept. | Updated: 2016 / 9 / 24
  • Living independently in a smart home: Elderly care
    For healthy and young people, living alone isn't a big problem; for the elderly who couldn't react actively as accidents happen, it becomes an issue. If they slip down in the bathroom or hit by a heart attack, their family members or children aren't there right away to take care.
    Editor / Provider: Elvina Yang | Updated: 2018 / 1 / 22
  • 7 smart smoke and CO detectors for intelligent home safety monitoring
    For home safety, smoke detectors are commonly installed in homes for fire detection, as smoke can be an indication of a fire breaking out. Early detection of fire can help keep occupants safe and prevent property damage.
    Editor / Provider: Cindy Lin | Updated: 2016 / 3 / 23
  • Six popular smart buttons in the market today
    Demand for smart buttons is closely related to consumer adoption of smart homes. Acting like a remote, the small-sized button remains a convenient smart home control means. A button can typically be configured to perform three control actions, which will be triggered by one press, two presses or a l
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2017 / 12 / 11
  • 17 multi-functional environmental sensors
    Environmental sensors are getting smarter with more and more integrated functions, for both indoor and outdoor uses. They can be used for indoor air quality monitoring, healthcare, or for outdoor weather forecast and garden consulting.
    Editor / Provider: Weili Lin | Updated: 2015 / 10 / 6