Author Topic: Really? Article - The connected renter: How to make your apartment smarter  (Read 1431 times)

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http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2016/08/the-connected-renter-how-to-make-your-apartment-smarter/

I love reading Ars, but the prices on 'smart' devices... and the potential open holes into my home network... pffft!

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I appreciate intrusion alarms and thermostats, but the rest of it really does look like fluff to me -- especially in a small apartment where everything is just a few steps away.

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Got to stay off of the technology treadmill. So much of it goes obsolete so quick. Some of it doesn't work once it gets a certain age - either b/c the circuits fail or because of the cloud support fades away. Run away! Run away!