The smart home has arrived and technology is gradually making its way into everything from appliances to thermostats meaning that day-to-day life just isn't as dull as it once was!
Take a look at the examples below and let us know what you think on Twitter using the hashtag #smarthome
An internet-connected kettle perhaps isn’t an essential but it will mean that you’ve got boiling water ready for your tea before you arrive in the kitchen. It can be turned on from the app, and scheduled to warm up ready for when you wake up.
Prepare for the robot age by investing in a Roomba. It will drive itself around your home, hoovering up as it goes whatever the surface, and then drive itself back to charge before starting all over again. These clever robots can learn the layout of your home, and get into those dusty corners you never would have been able to.
The transparent tv designed by Michael Friebe is a great piece of techn that combines conventional LCD and the latest TOLED display technology.
Dimensional Wall Panels
Because of their different and usual look they transmit a nice futuristic look in modern day interiors and exteriors.
The RIMA lamp
The RIMA lamp allows you to control the light via four controller rings that you can slide. It has a processor which controls the heat, intensity, angle of the beam and colour.
This Sony Eclipse is a media player that uses photovoltaic cells situated on its backside to draw in solar power.
Minimalistic and elegant. That’s how you define this light switch created by Burakov Denis.
This is an interesting concept created by Seo Dong-Hun that allows you to create on the ceiling the light shapes you want.
The WAT lamp has the interesting ability to generate light if you fuel it with water. The water combines with a hydroelectric battery to generate an electrochemical reaction that lights it up.