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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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Google Nest Mini v Google Home Mini

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Google Nest Mini v Google Home Mini

What are the differences between the Google Nest Mini and Google Home Mini? Below we outline the key enhancements and upgrades on the Google Nest Mini versus it's older sibling the google Home Mini. These changes are more an evolution on the small but very powerful Google Home Mini enhancing it's usability. The similarity between both is they use Google Assistant to connect and control your smart home devices or connect to your smartphone be that IOS or Android.    Rebranding Google Home to Google Nest: The Google Nest Mini is ultimately a replacement for the Google Home Mini as...

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Summer Is Here... Turn Up The Volume with our range of Smart Speakers

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Our range of Voice Activated Smart Speakers will get you on the way to making your home smart. Google Home Mini and JBL Link use Google Assistant so your wish is their command! Google Mini works with over 5,000 products and 150 brands including Nest, Philips Hue, TP Link and so many more. Priced at €55, save €5 while stocks last. JBL – is Voice Activated, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Enabled as well as answering your commands using Google Assistant – delivers immersive 360 sound. The JBL Link 10 offers 5 hours of playtime and the JBL Link 20 offers 10 hours of playtime!...

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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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5 reasons to buy the JBL Link smart speaker

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5 reasons to buy the JBL Link smart speaker

5 reasons to buy the JBL Link smart speaker - better sound quality, voice control your smart home devices, portable & durable wireless speaker, use as an intercom, better voice search capability.....

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