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Why don't you use a smart plug for that???

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Why don't you use a smart plug for that???

Wi-Fi SMART PLUGS........ A Wi-Fi Smart Plug looks like a traditional adapter but is so much more…. These smart plugs connect to the internet through your Wi-Fi connection and control your home appliances. Even if you are not into the whole smart home automation trend, smart plugs are one of the easiest smart home products to use.  You just decide on the brand to purchase, download the app and off you go.  Plug your new smart plug into a socket, plug your home appliance into the smart plug itself and that it!   You can now turn on and off the...

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Smart Home Tech to help with Remote Working

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Smart Home Tech to help with Remote Working

Trapped at Home.... Covid-19 has suddenly elevated the status of IT at home from nice to have and gadget focused to suddenly being the lifeline to the outside world as we struggle with the ever-increasing restrictions.  Most families now find themselves competing for the use of laptops to broadband.  Parents working from home have overnight had to become experts in networks without the support of the IT department while simultaneously trying to harness technology to keep the busy minds of their children going.  The plus side is that now we have enough time to set up our home working and...

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Key myths about voice technology

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Key myths about voice technology

3 Myths about Voice assistants - stunting early adoption. In this article we look at the three most common myths about voice assistants, such as Google Home with Google Assistant, Amazon Echo commonly called Alexa or Microsoft's Cortana.

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