Tag: smart home

Smart Doorbell vs. Smart Camera: Which is Better?

By Christine Persaud
If you haven’t already jumped into the category of smart home security, you might be considering doing so. Smart outdoor security cameras make it easy to keep an eye on the home when you’re away, whether it’s for an extended period of time for work or vacation, for an overnight trip, or during the day when no one is home.

High-Tech Gifts for Dad This Father’s Day

By Christine Persaud
Father’s Day is fast approaching on Sunday, June 19, which means trying to find that perfect gift for a special dad on your list. Whatever your dad’s interests, there’s something tech-focused that can enhance the experience. And we have rounded up a few great choices that are worth considering as you plan celebrating dads and all that they do.

Tech to Manage the Home When You’re Away

By Christine Persaud
There’s plenty of smart home tech worth investing in to provide peace-of-mind while you are away from home for extended periods, or even overnight. Here are just a few key items to consider.

How Tech Can Help Boomers Grow Old at Home

By Christine Persaud
When it comes to tech for an aging population, we have come a long way from the days of the medical alert bracelet or necklace with a button to press when in distress, like after a fall or other health or mobility-related incident. Tech today is empowering aging boomers more than ever.

Everything Amazon Announced at its Big Event

By Christine Persaud
Amazon is one of many tech companies to hold its own massive events to launch an entire slate of new products. And at the company’s latest hardware event, which took place in late September, there were plenty of innovations. Each provide a glimpse into Amazon’s plans for the future of home tech.

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.