Tag: smart home

Technology Disrupting Property Management

By Yasmin Ranade
By using technology there is an incredible opportunity to not only bring simplicity to the complexity of the building, but also connect these neighbours and bring vibrancy into the community.

Hot Tech Categories Fueled By The Pandemic Aren’t What You Think

By Christine Persaud
During a virtual keynote prior to CES 2021, at the Techfluence virtual media event, Stephen Baker, NPD’s Vice President, Industry Advisor of Technology & Mobile, touched on the a few of the most surprising trends for 2020 at both ends of the spectrum.

Buying a New TV? Here’s What You Should Know

By Christine Persaud
The holiday season is prime time (pardon the pun) for investing in a new television for the family living room – especially this year with people spending more time at home due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. But the selection can be daunting and the terminology overwhelming.

Tech Categories That Are Growing Like Wildfire Due To The Pandemic

By Christine Persaud
Wearable devices, portable Bluetooth speakers, and truly wireless headphones are a few of the popular big categories from the past few years. But in 2020, largely due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there are specific categories of products that are picking up steam that might not necessarily have been on the radar before, or at least not been quite as popular as they are now.

Reviewing the iRobot Roomba i3+ Robot Vacuum

By Ted Kritsonis

Robot vacuums come in far more varied sizes and prices now, and the iRobot Roomba i3+ is among the least expensive that includes automatic emptying.

Reviewing the Sonos Arc

By Ted Kritsonis

Sonos not only built a whole new sound bar, it also sought to build on its audio chops by including Dolby Atmos support, along with a new app to usher in a new era.

Tech Gear to Set Up a Backyard Office

By Christine Persaud
For those who are working from home, the nice weather can make it tempting to slack off. When you’re in an office, you are stuck in that office. But in your own home? If you’re like me, you might like to move the home office outside every now and then to get some sun. But what gear do you need to allow this to happen?