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First the Smartphone, Now the Smart Home
March 28, 2012
We have all heard of the smartphone and any day now, most of us will have one. Not far behind: The smart home. Writing in the latest issue of the journal Science, Washington State University's Diane Cook says it won't be long before our homes act as "intelligent agents" that use sensors and software to anticipate our needs and tend to tasks that improve our health, energy efficiency--even social media.
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