Internet of Things
Home Automation

What is Internet of Things?

You’ve heard the words ‘Internet of Things’ but aren’t really sure about what it is.  Internet of things or ‘IoT’ is the connection of physical devices and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and network connectivity,  to the internet. This list goes far beyond smart phones, tablets or computers and can include anything from kitchen appliances to automobiles …

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Things You Can Do With Google Home
Google Home Home Automation

Google Home Easter Eggs

Google Home developers baked in some cool Easter Eggs. Try these if you want to have some fun with your smart assistant. Say “OK Google, I’m feeling lucky” to start up a multi-player game show. Say “OK Google, Give me a random number between (x) and (y)” to hear a random number between the two – …

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IFTTT
Home Automation How-To

If This, Then That: Getting To Know IFTTT

IFTTT (short for ‘If This, Then That’) connects different internet connected services and enables them to work together. As the name implies, one action triggers another. For example, you can set your phone’s wi-fi to switch off automatically when you leave home, and vice versa. You could also use IFTTT to automatically switch on your …

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Google Home
Google Home Home Automation How-To

Set Up Google Home the Right Way

So, you just brought home, the Google Home after reading its functionalities and capabilities and are ready to make it your close buddy! Well the next step is to set it up. So, let’s get started. Google first unveiled Google Home earlier this year at its developer conference, almost two years after Amazon released Echo and …

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What is Home Automation?
Home Automation

What is Home Automation?

As the world is advancing in technology, many things we would just dream about are turning into reality. In the past decade many gadgets have been developed that make our lifestyle smarter and more convenient.  From the smartphone in your pocket to that Smart TV in your living room, all are connected via the web …

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