Google Renames Smart Home Initiative, Now Officially Called Google Home

An online report states that Google’s goal with the unification of its smart home platform under the Google Home banner simplifies consumer adoption.

Oct 25, 2021

Somfy Launches Clever DIY Tilt Blind Motorization Kit for Natural Light Management

Somfy has recently announced the launch of its Clever DIY Tilt Blind Motorization Kit for simple, automated natural light management. Somfy’s first interior, do-it-yourself motorization solution is aimed at offering the end-user convenient control

Sep 17, 2021

Why Every Home Will Have Voice Control in 10 Years

Despite consumer concerns related to privacy, voice control is on track to become the most important change to user interface design since the touchscreen revolution.

Aug 23, 2021

URC Total Control Now Integrates with Yamaha MusicCast

New module connects URC Total Control Accelerator 3 OS with Yamaha devices featuring MusicCast wireless streaming audio ecosystem.

May 21, 2021

Canadian Dealer Uses SI Zen Shades to Create All-Season Space

Installed by Unlimited Home Theatre, motorized outdoor Screen Innovations Zen shading system transforms 1,400-square-foot deck with easy operation by Google voice control.

Nov 13, 2020

Regional Accents Affect Voice Control Experience

A story from the website Gear Hungry states that St. Louis residents have the most understandable accent for voice control platforms, while Maine residents have the least understandable accent.

Jul 23, 2020