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Keeping the Virtual Door Locked: How to Secure Your Smart Home

Between 12 and 16% of Americans own a smart device for the home. And the use of smart home technology will only increase. Smart home technology improves the functionality of your home products and even offers other benefits such as energy efficiency. Unfortunately, this doesn’t guarantee your smart home is secure. Your home products and …

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A Beginner’s Guide to Alexa Commands: What Can Alexa Do?

Since its release in 2014, the Amazon smart speaker, the Echo Dot, has sold more than 100 million units. The phrase, “This is so sad, Alexa play ‘Despacito’” has become a meme. And more and more, the Amazon digital assistant, Alexa, has become a ubiquitous part of our lives. Whether you have an Echo Dot …

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The Not-So-Basic Guide to Understanding Simple Home Automation Control

Although it may seem overwhelming, automating your home can be an easy and enjoyable process. Setting up simple home automation control can save you time while also bringing your home and lifestyle into the 21st century. In fact, 57% of Americans say that smart home tech saves them around 30 minutes every day. If you …

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