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The future of home technologies

Consumers are demanding more and more from their gadgets and there are lots of great new home technologies that have either just launched or will hopefully be arriving onto the market soon.

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By Lily Asis

Over the past few decades, there has been massive leaps and bounds in the technology industry and it is constantly changing and adapting as consumer markets do. Consumers are demanding more and more from their gadgets and there are lots of great new home technologies that have either just launched or will hopefully be arriving onto the market soon.

Carry on reading to find out more about what these cool technologies are.

AUTOMATED ROBOTS

Although we are still very far off from having human robots that can operate freely, automated robots are definitely on the rise and more and more people are investing in them as help around the home. For example, automated robot hoovers are extremely popular right now as all you need to do is switch them on and then they will get to work traveling around your home and cleaning your floors. Who wouldn’t want that? What’s more, there are even devices that will both hoover and mop your floors all at the same time.

We may still be very far from having human robots that can operate freely, automated robots are definitely on the rise and more and more people are investing in them.
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SMART APPLIANCES

Watches, phones and even jewelry are becoming smarter and smarter, and more and more people are enjoying using these types of products. There are lots of great benefits to owning smart appliances and there are already lots of great products in the market that are beginning to implement this technology, such as refrigerators, dryers, washers and more. Smart appliances are becoming even better and more convenient to use as they can as they can learn your preferences and make your life a whole lot easier.

There are lots of benefits to owning smart appliances and there are already lots of great products in the market that are beginning to implement this technology.
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CENTRALIZED ENTERTAINMENT AND STREAMING DEVICES

How television programs are delivered to us is another area of technology that is rapidly changing. Firstly, everyone wants the biggest and best television screens now and luckily PCB software technology from companies such as Altium now allow us to view our favorite programs on huge screens and in the highest quality definition. Smart televisions are now also able to access the internet and this is where streaming devices come into play. Streaming services such as YouTube and Netflix now mean that you can pay for internet streaming that you can then view on your awesome television.

Looking towards the future, we are expecting to see entertainment systems and streaming systems becoming more centralized, giving the audience more convenience and pleasure. We can also expect technology to advance and allow us to use tablets and smartphones to also operate as remotes too.

We are expecting to see entertainment systems and streaming systems becoming more centralized, giving the audience more convenience and pleasure.
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LIGHT CONTROLS

Switching on a ceiling light or lamp from a wall is becoming old news thanks to the arrival of new smart technology. You will need to have the right set up in your home, but with this you can control your lights straight from your mobile device, the automated system or touchscreen panels. There are no also smart thermostats that you can program to turn on lights in your home and switch on the heating ready for your arrival home from work or vacation.

This smart technology is definitely something that we can expect to see more of in the future and become standard across all homes.

You will need to have the right set up in your home, but with this you can control your lights straight from your mobile device, the automated system or touchscreen panels.
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