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DIY is Giving Way to DIFM

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DIY is Giving Way to DIFM

Thanks to IOT Revolution DIY is Giving Way to DIFM The Smart Home market is right now dominated by do-it-yourselfers (DIY), early adopters and, to put it plainly, nerds like me. But, that won’t be true for long, if new research from Icontrol Networks, a connected home platform developer, is to be believed. The report returned that “do-it-for-me” (DIFM) folks are increasingly happy with easier to use Smart Home products. Icontrols DIFM Smart Home Survey respondents said that they are “very satisfied” or “satisfied” with their systems. Beyond satisfaction, those with professionally-installed solutions feel the cost is justified: about 96 percent...

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First Z-Wave To Apple HomeKit Bridge Demonstrated

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First Z-Wave To Apple HomeKit Bridge Demonstrated

Thanks to http://z-wavealliance.org/ Z-wave will be unstoppable Z-Wave Alliance member Z-Wave.Me has performed the first public demonstration of Z-Wave control integrated with the Apple HomeKit control and automation system. At the Smart Home Congress & Expo in Halle, Germany on September 26, Dr. Christian Paetz, Z-Wave Alliance Evangelist for Europe showed a solution based on a Z-Wave controller called Z-Way, which is based on the popular and inexpensive Raspberry Pi minicomputer platform. Developed by Z-Wave.Me, the Z-Way controller is certified by the Z-Wave Alliance, and is now in the re-certification process for Z-Wave Plus, the next generation of Z-Wave features...

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Z-Wave Automation explained with few easy points

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Thanks to Aoetec siteAt Aeotec it’s our mission to help you build the home of tomorrow, today. We do this through what we specialise in: technology. Technology that can be applied to home automation. Technology that can be applied to a home’s comforts. But most importantly, technology that is reliable, proven and standardised.Z-Wave is one such technology, and we’re specialists in it.Like Wi-Fi, Z-Wave is a wireless communication technology. It allows all of Aeotec’s Z-Wave devices to talk to each other, and to other approved Z-Wave devices no matter who has made them. All of that communication happens reliably, without...

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Z-wave Do it for me: Smart home’s laziest trend on the rise. Free time for yourself

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by Kristen Nicole | May 12, 2016 Article from Silicon Angle Free time for yourself with "Do It For Me" Systems click the image below & follow the link In the sea of connected home devices, it can be difficult to choose which products to use; whether to take the do-it-yourself (DIY) route, or have a professional do it for you. In a new industry study released by Icontrol Networks, Inc. today it was revealed that customers are very satisfied with the “Do-it-for-me” (DIFM) approach for smart home adoption. The Icontrol Networks’ DIFM Smart Home Survey, which was conducted among 552 participants across...

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People buy smart home products for this one main reason

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By Andrew Meola  Apr. 22, 2016, 1:30 PM 1,664 This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Industry Insider subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.   Valet Smart Homes Ideas to save protect your family and your assets. Here few examples "Smart Fire Protection" Z-Wave Kit +CO Sensor Z-WAVE AGE CARE BASIC KIT (MONITORING ONLY)   Continue reading the Article Smart home products are becoming more common, and there's one major reason the average consumer is picking up these devices. A new survey from smart home providers August Home and Xfinity Home discovered that 63% of consumers cited home security...

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