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Tom Watts

About Tom Watts

Welcome, my home automation friends! My name is Tom, and I’m the author of this website. I’m a web developer from Calgary, Alberta who has a curious interest in all things to do with smart products and home tech. You can read more about me here.

The Best Smart Plugs For 2020

The Best Smart Plugs For 2020 1 Why Are All These Smart Plugs 2.4GHz WiFi Only? Unfortunately, every smart plug we could find only supports 2.4GHz WiFi and not the much more modern (and faster) 5GHz. I can only assume that the manufacturers want to save some money here, and therefore are opting for the cheaper outdated tech. Although, perhaps they have […]

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5 Home Automation Devices To Get You Started

5 Home Automation Devices To Get You Started 3 Automated home systems are becoming extremely popular all over the world. With advanced smart technology available at our fingertips, home automation gives us the opportunity to take living our busy lives to the next level. In this article, we will discuss the best websites of home automation services and the wonderful products that they have […]

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A Quick Guide To Getting Started With Home Automation

A Quick Guide To Getting Started With Home Automation 4 Home automation is a fairly new development, but when you have the ability to seamlessly integrate all of your devices – why wouldn’t you? There are so many things that you can automate nowadays, it’s hard to know where to start. This guide is intended to help you get setup, and introduce you to some […]

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Home Automation Start Up Developments and Companies

Home Automation Start Up Developments and Companies 5 Most people are now familiar with home automation systems. We heard initially a few years ago about voice-activated home assistants such as Amazon’s Alexa, which are now commonplace and which many people are now embracing. However, the lightning speed of their creation and adoption of these internet connected home device systems has taken many people […]

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