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What is a Smart Home?

What is a Smart Home?

Innovation, Technology
What is a Smart Home? A smart home is a home that is equipped with technologies that are designed in different ways to help in everyday life. For some, it's just a matter of mounting a Bluetooth speaker on the wall, while others won't settle until every nook in the home is connected to the latest technology. Given that you have found here, you have probably also heard of smart homes. Technology is often associated with something complicated, but the point of smart homes is the opposite, namely to make life less complicated with the help of technology. Why should you have a smart home? Now that we have gone through some of what a smart home is, it is time we talk about the benefits of a smart home. Sometimes it happens that technology is created and purchased just for the sake of it...
Why You Should get Fiber Cable

Why You Should get Fiber Cable

Innovation, Technology
Are you thinking of speeding up your internet connection with fiber? Don't hesitate - install fiber optic cable now. A fiber connection with, for example, open fiber or city networks gives you higher speed, better reliability, a greater range of services and increases the value of your home. The Internet via fiber is here to stay You hear how obvious it sounds - today you are expected to have internet in your home. We live in the second decade of the 21st century and internet connections are as common as telephone lines were 40 years ago. There is also a difference in different types of connection and the fiber is the cream, the absolute fastest and most reliable you can get. Internet fiber speed Fiber is first and foremost much faster than the alternatives. For a long time, fiber was ...
Apple has Admitted They Consciously Slow Down Older iPhones

Apple has Admitted They Consciously Slow Down Older iPhones

Innovation, Technology
The recent data suggesting that older iPhone devices are being slowed down by IOS is now confirmed by Apple. The purpose should be to prevent older phones from lagging or restarting when the battery has become so worn out and used that it can not really last longer. Tests have been made previously that show that older iPhone models, which many users already suspect, are getting slower over the years and as new versions of Ios are released. Now Apple has also confirmed this but claims to have good intentions. So it's not primarily about Apple trying to sell new phones, but about wanting to prevent older iPhone devices from restarting as the batteries can't handle the pressure. According to Apple, an energy management system was implemented that handles the distribution of resources...
What is Google Home?

What is Google Home?

Innovation, Technology
Not entirely undiscovered by the name, it is Google who is behind and has developed Google Home. The system itself is a smart speaker that is also integrated with Google Assistant. This allows the speaker system to be controlled via the voice. Already in May 2016, Google Home became official and it launched in the US in November 2016. Google Home is a speaker for those who do not want to travel to change songs, and for those who lose the remote control. If you want to be able to control your music as easily as possible, this is the speaker for you. What are Max and Mini? Google Home is a smart speaker. It is the middle model that has both touch buttons and relatively good speakers. It fits well in, for example, the kitchen where the family listens to news in the morning or while cooki...
How Apple Pay Works

How Apple Pay Works

Innovation, Technology
Mobile credit card payment solutions are becoming more popular and can be used in more and more stores. It can be difficult to know how to go about connecting your credit card to Apple Pay and therefore we have gathered all the information you may need in this guide. Apple Pay is a mobile payment method from Apple that was launched in the US in 2014. This payment method can only be used with selected Apple products such as iPhone, Ipad and MacBook. Apple Pay is linked to the Passbook app and Touch ID for maximum security. Since Apple Pay means having to store your card on the phone, many are doubtful about security. But Apple has made it so that the card details themselves are not stored on the phone. Instead, a unique transaction number and unit number are created that are unique to...
What is Google Chromecast?

What is Google Chromecast?

Innovation, Other, Technology
Chromecast is a digital media streaming device that Google has developed. The device itself is a dongle (a small "puck" with a connecting cable, no bigger than it fits in your pocket) and what it does is that it wirelessly streams your favorite entertainment from your smartphone, tablet or computer via your home network. Simply plug in your Chromecast into a free HDMI input on your TV and start streaming your streaming services, apps, games, your own media and much more. Smooth, simple and in the best possible quality. If you've previously connected your computer to the big screen of the TV, this might just sound like a cordless version of it, but Chromecast is so much more. We'll go into all the possibilities this solution offers right away because Chromecast can do many more tricks...
What is Google Assistant and What Can it Do?

What is Google Assistant and What Can it Do?

Artificial Intelligence, Innovation, Technology
One of the most popular and useful smart features that come now is voice-controlled digital assistants. The big advantage of them is that you can control them with voice commands so that you do not have to pick up the cellphone or sit at the computer. For example, they can play music, answer questions, make lists and schedules, and not least control the devices in your smart home. When it comes to controlling smart home devices, it is most common to use a voice-assisted assistant built into a smart speaker. The most common assistants today are Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple Siri. Here we will get to know Google Assistant, see what it can do and how to control its smart home. This is Google Assistant If you have a smartphone with Google services, you may already have encount...
What is Siri and What Can it Do?

What is Siri and What Can it Do?

Artificial Intelligence, Innovation, Technology
Today digital assistants are becoming more commonplace in our computers, phones and smart speakers. With simple voice commands, these assistants can play music and other media, generate information such as news and weather and answer questions, and not least control the devices in our smart homes. This is a simple and clever way to use smart technology around us. We just need to say simple commands like: "Alexa, play some jazz on Spotify," or "Hey Google, turn on the lights in the living room," and the assistant will fix what we ask for. Today, perhaps Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa are the digital assistants most people talk about, but it all started with Apple's Siri and Siri has kept up with the evolution of smart home features. Here we talk about what Siri can do and how to us...
How does an Apple TV Work?

How does an Apple TV Work?

Innovation, Technology
Are you sitting right now thinking about how an Apple TV works and what you want it for? Calm down, this we will go to the bottom of in this article. Apple TV operates as a digital video store and also has iTunes service and the AirPlay wireless transmission system installed. Other apps that are pre-installed include Netflix and many more. Every time a new app is released, it is automatically installed on your Apple TV, which is very convenient. In the latest version of Apple TV, you can now also download third-party applications (apps) that you couldn't before. In short, you can use an Apple TV just like a mobile device and download or stream movies, series and music with it. Use your phone to enter text The Apple TV keyboard is not a good experience, as you have to use the remote...
Apple Pay – A Revolution in the Payment World?

Apple Pay – A Revolution in the Payment World?

Innovation, Technology
One of the biggest news in the iPhone 6 was the launch of Apple Pay (No not iPay as we might have expected). Apple pay is a feature that allows you to pay with your iPhone. You register your bank cards with Apple and then you can use Apple Pay to quickly and easily use these bank cards to pay for your latte or movie ticket. You no longer need to carry a bank card with you in your wallet. At least not when you go to places that accept Apple pay. If you register multiple bank cards with Apple Pay, you can choose which one you want to pay for. This could be the start of something big and could be a big source of income for Apple. Apple, with its large customer group, has already taken the step from most of the competitors trying to revolutionize how we pay, such as for example. Squar...