April 6, 2016, 2pm PDT
An article in Quartz laments the underwhelming results of a generation of gadgets intended to make houses technologically enabled.
June 24, 2014, 12pm PDT
A tech columnist reviews the current state of smart home technology and finds that improvements will be necessary before widespread adoption can be expected.
December 24, 2013, 11am PST
Though smart cities and smart phones have tended to dominate professional discussions of late, the smart home has been a gleam in the eye of futurists for decades. Experts predict home automation will accelerate over the next few years.
April 3, 2012, 2pm PDT
Depending on your outlook, the smart home of the future may be an essential caregiver (or an annoying nudge) explains Emily Badger, who explores the new technology giving homes the ability to reason what’s going on inside them.