Last month, we were super curious to find out how people around the world use their air conditioner, how important it is to them and what are the problems they face while using it; we decided to go on a journey and send people in 5 countries a survey that will find just that. Read on to explore our findings!
“Home is where the heart is”, and “home sweet home” are sayings that ring close to most. With the daily bustle and grind of modern day living, and how technology plays both sides of the coin in accessibility to people and services, as well as pervasiveness to our time and space, the age old adages ring even truer.
An article from the Saturday Evening Post in 1900 forecasted the “home of the twentieth century”. From elevators, to “houses cooled by liquid air”, where home automation is the standard. Since the introduction of household appliances, we have enjoyed a degree of automation, helping us navigate chores and tasks easier.
The emergence of increasingly capable IoT systems has teased the idea of smart home systems that integrate autonomously with the specific needs of homeowners. With projections of the smart home market growing from $20.38 billion USD in 2014 to $58.68 billion USD in 2020, there are several considerations that you should take before going in.
Since we’re all about finding out what makes people comfortable and how we all use our AC, we recently decided to check this thoroughly and run a survey among over 600 respondents in Hong Kong, our home base!
Want to know what we found? Read on!
If you’re following us on Facebook, you’ve seen our “Sunday Spotlight”; every Sunday, we feature a gadget or innovation that we think is awesome and worth sharing with our fans. So many interesting products out there!
It has been a while since we featured our picks since we were so busy with the Kickstarter campaign, but now we’re back, stronger than ever with no less than five features in July!