Thursday, September 21, 2017
Authors Posts by Julie R.

Julie R.

Julie R.
Julie is totally technology driven. She is an early adapter, getting the newest devices first and loves seeing how they work. She is the first one called when her friends need help setting up networks, new computer systems, printers and cool home automation devices. She loves being the token "dork" in her group of friends.
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2 Reasons Amazon’s Alexa is The Leader of the Pack

Smart home artificial intelligence is really a thing, finally, after years of speculation and general wishful thinking. The most eyebrow-raising part, though, isn’t the...
How Smart Homes Can Help the Disabled

How Smart Homes Can Help the Disabled

For many of us, smart home technology is about making our lives easier. We want smart locks so we don’t have to carry our...

4 Ways to Manage Home Water Usage with Home Automation

With the summer months comes an increase of water usage for home owners. From pools to watering the lawn and the garden, your water...
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Smart Things Come in Small Packages: Introducing the Belkin Wemo Mini

There isn’t just one way to create a smart home. You can have a home built from scratch and integrate all the latest technology....

Using Smart Homes to Enhance Storytime, Playtime and Nap Time

It’s hard to keep kids away from technology these days. While many parents track and limit screen time for their kids –whether that is...
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Headline of the Near Future: Amazon Killed the Landline Phone

Amazon didn’t shock anyone when it released its Echo Show device, as the new product was heavily rumored to be arriving. What was unexpected...
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Things That Could Go Wrong with the Echo Look

Amazon just released the Echo Look, and I’m not fully convinced that this is a great direction for smart home technology and smart home...
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The ‘Smart’ Future of Commercial Real Estate

Commercial real estate used to be all about one thing: location. These days, location alone is not enough; today it’s about technology. As major...
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Smart Home Technology Gets in on April Fool’s Day

How you know smart home technology has hit the mainstream: it was spoofed extensively on April Fool’s Day. Here are some of the best...
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Real Estate and Home Automation

Trying to buy or sell a home is a stressful enough without adding additional layers to the process, but that is exactly what I’m...




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