How Do We Take Back Control?
Technology is such a dynamic piece of the world we live in today. With all of the devices available on the market how do we select the right ones? How can we manage to integrate the right devices to make our environment better?
What if I told you that the average amount of devices in your home will not only double but will increase by over 500% by the year 2022? Studies have shown that American families with two teenage children could have up to 50 devices within the household.
Today’s tech scene is more advanced than most of us can accurately grasp from TV’s being hidden in every corner of the home to drones to some of the most elaborate sound systems this planet has ever seen
In a world that contains millions of devices and the ability to track just about anything for everything, how does this affect our lives? There have been many studies that suggest in the current state of technology overload each household is currently connect anywhere from 5 to 10 devices. Trust me it won’t stop there as The Huffington Post is estimating “By 2022, the average household with two teenage children will own roughly 50 Internet-connected devices”. Not only should we be expecting “roughly 50 Internet-connected devices”, but Forbes author Mike Krell has written the article “Is ‘Home Automation as a Service’ The Future?”, which overviews the idea that home automation will reach such a trend that home automation service teams will be in every home across the country helping these 50 devices keeping connected and staying updated. Simply stated, home automation is becoming a “Big Deal”! Let’s take a step back and overview the factors in which make home automation such a popular element, what products to be looking for, and how to choose the right AV company
Is Your Home Secure?
According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety there are more than 26,000 burglaries each year. That is nearly 72 burglaries each day putting not only your valuables at risk, but your family as well. Statically speaking, there is a murder happening in our city every other day. These statistics are recorded to have happened in Maricopa County, AZ during 2014 but are pretty accurate numbers across any major city in the United States still today. Now I have to ask, is your home secure enough?