The Problems with Smart Home Security

April 15th, 2017 The Problems with Smart Home Security are complicated. Without even darkening the doorway, someone has burglarized your home. And there were no broken windows, no...

The Futurist and the Door Lock

November 14th, 2016 Doors are portals. Sometimes they’re just a means to an entrance, and sometimes they lead to other worlds. If you had a wealthy friend, maybe you remember walking into...

Michio Kaku is at Home in the Future

November 7th, 2016 When Michio Kaku was in fourth grade, he happened upon a riddle. Not one of the monumental queries that would consume his later life. No, this one was simple. Leafing...

Top 3 High-Tech Swimming Pool Features

August 15th, 2016 You may not realize it, but the latest tech can give you a state-of-the-art backyard resort one that provides greater comfort, enhanced beauty, and boosted energy...

When Walls Can Talk

July 26th, 2016 Remember the simple times when things only needed two AA batteries to work, and you were good to go? Now, it seems like everything needs a Wi-Fi and Bluetooth...

How Voice Recognition Drives Home Automation

June 21st, 2016 Let’s return to 1994. As a magazine editor, I worked with a desktop computer, dial-up Internet, a brand new America Online e-mail account with 128 bit-per-second dial...

Building Homes for a Sustainable Future

June 13th, 2016 Sustainable Homes Conventionally built homes consume unwarranted amounts of energy compared to sustainable ones. Air leaks and heat transfers between internal and...

Smart Bulb Disruptors: LED Bulbs

April 3rd, 2015 The LED light bulb market has exploded in the past few years as markets do, with many companies emulating the earliest adopters. However, Sengled’s work and product...

It's All About The (Smartenit) App

October 8th, 2014 By Johanna Chapman Smart home initiatives are giving people more control over their homes than ever before. Anyone with a smart phone or tablet, and even some PCs, can...

The Darblet HDMI Image Enhancer

February 27th, 2014 DARBLET HDMI High-Definition Image Enhancer: The Bee’s Knees! If you want to enjoy the highest fidelity picture possible on your HDTV, the DarbeeVision DARBLET HDMI...

Smart Home Security Begins with the Serv

October 16th, 2013 Let’s face it: the good old days of home security are coming to an end. We used to be able to leave home for vacations with total confidence that our home alarm system...

Michael Sykes - Enertia Homes

October 15th, 2013 In the 1970s, Michael Sykes, a trained engineer, stumbled upon one of the most significant innovations in house building by observing the natural process of thermal...