How can smart technology help consumers cut bills?

Technology advancements in the home are accelerating. With various smart home technologies emerging, there are now new ways that consumers can save money on their energy bills. A smart home can reduce your energy usage by up to 30% on…

Glowing for gold in Glasgow

LTS Licht & Leuchten is particularly proud of its role in Glasgow’s most glamorous lighting project. LTS Licht & Leuchten has been a member of the Swedish Fagerhult Group since 2010 and thus belongs, like 11 other subsidiaries, to Europe’s…

Skilled labour shortages effects smart homes and buildings

A new report from Guidehouse Insights explores the impact of skilled labour shortages on smart homes and intelligent buildings. The “Great Reshuffle” in labour brought on by the coronavirus pandemic has worsened an already existing skilled labour shortage, but its…

IoT poised to transform Multi-Dwelling Unit industry 

“As IoT technologies continue to mature at an ever accelerating rate, the property management industry is uniquely positioned to take the integration of consumers’ physical and digital lives to the next level,” says Reza Raji, Senior Vice President of IoT…

IoT manufacturing trends in the UK

As we all know, IoT is a network of connected devices that communicate with each other and the internet to share data and perform tasks. In recent years, the growth of IoT has been a major trend in electronics manufacturing…

HomeOK: the home monitoring system using AI and IoT to reduce insurance claims

HomeOK has launched a home monitoring service, utilising cameras and sensors to reduce the three most common incidents in the home that often lead to large insurance claims. With easy set-up and installation, along with its ability to keep an…

Energy security is most exciting area of IoT technology development

Energy security tops the list of the ‘most exciting’ areas of smart utility development, ahead of climate-related and disaster management technologies. This is according to a recent survey among senior professionals at US utility companies, and interviews at one of…

FG25 Sub-GHz SoC now available for Smart Cities and Long-Range Deployments

During works with the 2022 Developer Conference, Silicon Labs announced their new flagship sub-Ghz SoC, the FG25, which is now generally available through Silicon Labs and distribution partners. The FG25 is the ideal SoC (system on chip) for long-range, low-power…

Collaboration creates smarter, healthier, more sustainable buildings

Johnson Controls, the global specialist for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, and Willow, a provider of digital twin solutions for critical infrastructure and real estate have announced a global collaboration to digitally transform buildings and facilities into healthier, safer and more…

How technology can make environments safer for the elderly and vulnerable

Matthew Margetts, Director at Smarter Technologies, examines the use of tech in safeguarding elderly and vulnerable groups. The 4th Industrial Revolution has improved the way many do business by consolidating and streamlining operations. We’re now starting to understand how IoT…