Tag Archives: smart home

Netatmo becomes a new Home Connect Plus partner

The integration of Netatmo’s smart devices into the partner network of Home Connect Plus, the app for the cross-manufacturer control of all smart home devices, offers users numerous new automation options for the perfect integration of all devices. “The smart home becomes all the more attractive the more its individual parts …

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Making the smart home Matter

ByteSnap sets out the key benefits for IoT device development that will amp up smart homes by ensuring gadgets are interoperable. There is unprecedented interest in the Matter Standard, the new smart home interoperability standard being developed by Google, Apple, Amazon, Samsung, Comcast, GE and many other brands, to help …

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What really Matters in the Smart Home?

Benoit Bourdon, Lead Product Manager & Senior Product Manager at Netatmo explains how the latest Matter standard enables advanced device interoperability for the smart home. Until now, there has been plenty of challenges associated with the smart home and the incredible array of smart home technologies, voice assistants, applications and …

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Smart thinking

EZVIZ UK’s Simon Buckingham, Brand & Marketing Manager gives his personal view on where the smart tech industry is headed. “As I look back on previous PCR editions over the years where I have spoken about the market and improvements made in the AI/IoT sector in various articles and opinion …

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Black Friday deals: 25% off Netatmo products starts today

For Black Friday, smart home specialist, Netatmo is offering 25% off from today onwards on a range of products available on its website. Special offers are also up for grabs on Amazon, Appliance Direct, BT Shop, eBuyer, Maplin, City Plumbing and others. It is the perfect opportunity to give smart gifts this Christmas! …

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Tech Data’s European disti partnership for Bang & Olufsen’s premium audio range

Tech Data has signed a new distribution partnership with Bang & Olufsen for its premium range of audio products. Luc Van Huystee, vice president, mobility and consumer electronics solutions, Europe at Tech Data, said: “This new partnership presents an exciting opportunity for our partners to offer a highly innovative, premium …

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Smart Home Sector Guide

PCR’s September/October issue 20 Hardware and software designed specifically for the smart home. PCR rounds up the latest tech for home automation. EZVIZ DB1 3MP Video Doorbell The EZVIZ DB1 3MP Video Door has a 3MP resolution camera and weatherproof casing for outdoor use. Its 180-degree vertical viewing angle and …

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Nimans to distribute EZVIZ smart home security product

Smart home brand EZVIZ has announced that it is now working with the UK’s largest distributor of voice and data communication products, Nimans. The EZVIZ range, currently available at Argos, Currys, Amazon, Robert Dyas, B&Q, Very, ao.com, Screwfix, has taken on the services of Nimans to further expand its UK …

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TP-Link launches Tapo smart home brand in UK

TP-Link's new Tapo smart home range

Networking brand TP-Link has launched its Tapo range of smart home products in the UK. The small intelligent devices are designed to “enable users to adopt a new smart home lifestyle at an affordable cost”. Armed with advanced technology and an aesthetically pleasing design, the Tapo range launches in the …

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Dealer Discussion: What impact has the smart tech sector had on your business?

As we see more and more smart home products enter the market, what impact are they having on tech retailers and resellers? Are customers going to them directly for new smart tech, or is the sector providing new opportunities for those in the business of setting up and repairing gear? …

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