Senior Living

How to Buy a New House as a Senior

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Photo Credit: Pavlofox, Pixabay The decision to buy a new home as a senior can be based on a variety of factors. You may wish to downsize. Maybe you’ve weighed the costs for maintenance and utilities in your mortgage-free home against a new home that is free of additional costs, and it just makes sense. No matter your reason, you …

Is Technology Dumbing Down our Kids?

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We all want to raise smart kids, but could technology and smart devices help to make your kids smarter than they already are? While there are arguments both for and against introducing technology to children at a young age, we should first understand how letting your kids use smart devices impacts their intellectual development. While we may reminisce about the …

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Smart Device Privacy: The Elephant in the Room

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A smart device in itself is one of those ultra-connected environment of capabilities and services, which enables interaction between physical objects and their virtual representations based on existing technologies such as sensors, controllers or low powered wireless along with services available from the wider internet. This ultra-connectivity is why smart device privacy has become such a concern among the modern …

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Smart Home with Rasperry Pi – Rationalizing Raspberry

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Raspberry Pi is a micro PC with a size of a credit card. This single-board computer has nourished the thoughts / imagination of the public, bringing with it a boom in inventive approaches to computing. Embedded systems and technologies in today’s date plays a crucial role in everyone’s life. The electronics have evolved from manual to semi-automatic and now to …

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IoT Applications across Industries

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The past few years the IoT applications sector has been growing and growing quickly. For those of you who were too immersed in your smartphone to notice, the Internet of Things has become its own thing. If you don’t know, the IoT is a collection of devices that connect to the web, allowing them to be controlled and interact with …

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Smart Homes for Elderly Can Change Lives

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As our parents and grandparents age, it is normal to be concerned about their safety, especially if they live alone. But if your family is like mine, you know how important independence is as people grow older and live longer.  With the new smart homes for elderly people, my parents can live independently, which provides them a better quality of …