A few days ago, Mark Zuckerberg, the founder and face of Facebook announced an ambitious New Year’s resolution: to write the code for a virtual assistant (VA). The artificial intelligence (AI) creation would combine the existing “Internet of Things” technology with voice control and artificial intelligence. He and his wife could control devices at home and visualize data using virtual-reality technology. The VA would serve business and personal needs. Chart the graphs of Facebook business strategy and keep an eye on Max, the newborn daughter.
The “Internet of Things” for your home
While your budget may not compare to the Zuckerbergs, you should not ignore practical improvements you could make to your home. While the attributes of smart technology are fluid we can categorize three ways: Security and Safety, Wireless Connectivity, and Cloud Entertainment. The two watchwords for all three areas are digital and cloud. [Read more…]