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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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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