Smart Home News Roundup

The smart home industry is busy! Check out the latest news and innovations in our monthly roundup of smart home stories:

Smart Home Market Size & Share will hit $53.45 Billion by 2022: A study by Zion Market Research shows that the global smart home market revenue of $24.10 billion in 2016 is expected to grow up to $53.45 billion by 2022.

Persuading your older parents to take the smart home leap: Smart home technology emerges as a new way to help the elderly live independently for longer.

Smart home model integrates Amazon’s Alexa technology: A builder in Prince William County, Va. has collaborated with Amazon to design the Brookfield Residential Smart House, which integrates Amazon’s Alexa platform with a Kensington model single-family home.

Ikea Takes on Philips Hue with Smart-Home Lighting Collection: The Sweden-based furniture store introduced a smart lighting line in the UK in late March.

Taking The IoT Home Beyond Four Walls And A Roof: Portland-based IOTAS seeks to bring smart home benefits to renters.

Bryan Glass