The most wonderful time of the year is just around the corner. The holiday season is a truly magical time filled with memorable reunions with family and friends, exchanging gifts, and cooking delicious meals for your loved ones.
Besides, Christmas trees, sparkling lights, and holiday songs make these amazing days fulfilling. During this time, homeowners get busy preparing their homes for the holidays.
October is about to exit for this year, making way for November, which brings a subtle feeling of excitement as the holiday season is around the corner. That excitement will multiply by anticipating the Black Friday shopping rush.
Black Friday brings the best deals and discounts of the year on electronics and other items that go off the shelves like hotcakes.
You may no longer have to worry about your smartphone’s battery life!
No, there is no super battery on the market just yet.
The Android team and Alphabet’s DeepMind are using Artificial Intelligence (AI) Technology to add a new “Adaptive Battery” feature to manage battery life.
The AI will constantly monitor the battery consumption of your phone and will close apps that you don’t use for months but still run in the background. The new system will also keep adjusting your phone’s brightness according to usage.
The method uses software-generated data instead of power-intensive sensors, such as GPS or microphones.
AI forecasts depend on the app's users have and when they use those. Factors, including the time and period of phone usage, also influence the result.
Is your monthly energy bill out of control?
Reducing the daily energy consumption of your home will make it both environmentally friendly and can save you significant energy costs every month.
Lowering your energy consumption can help you change your lifestyle for better, such as wise usage of your appliances, moderating your diet, or changing your habits.
Installing a few smart and power-efficient tech accessories can transform your home into a ‘smart home.’
Mila CEO Chris Viatte on why pre-Series A is the most exciting part of the founder's journey is featured in today's UK-based The Startup Pill and discusses why Mila is poised to drive the smart home evolution in Europe.
Our customer service team deals with five countries and speaks over half a dozen languages to provide customer service that consistently delivers an 88.5 NPS score. I believe there is a direct correlation between our management approach to VoC and our NPS score.
Did you know that the first tablet that came into the global market was GRidPad in 1989? The device got its name from the grid system. However, in 2010 when Apple Inc. launched iPad, tablets started gaining popularity.
Following in Apple’s footsteps, many companies began producing cheaper tablets to target the mass market.
Is your monthly energy bill out of control and are you worried about your spiking heating or cooling bills? Maybe it’s time to upgrade your home’s Heating, Venting, and Cooling (HVAC) system to a smart thermostat.
A smart thermostat will use algorithms to understand your temperature preferences and adjust them instead of relying on manual changes.
Most importantly, a smart thermostat will significantly lower the energy bill of your home through its efficient operation.
If you are tech-savvy and love exploring electronic gadgets, there is good news for you! Internationale Funkausstellung or IFA is making a comeback this year.
IFA is the largest trade show for consumer electronics in Europe and will take place between September 2 and 6 in the capital of Germany, Berlin.
Consumers often notice their device starts slowing down, screens are getting stuck, and more. It is because the makers stop updating the software of relatively older models to bring the focus on their latest ones.
Consumers could save $330 per year by repairing their electronics on their own or going to independent repair shops.
The outbreak of COVID-19 took the world completely off guard, including businesses. Without a proper contingency plan, supply chains were cut off, day-to-day operations got suspended, and companies were shut down.
It took a while for businesses to realize and embrace digital technologies for survival. Both product and service-based industries began shifting to the digital platform, making customers aware of their online services.
Although Google has always stated that “Your privacy is protected by responsible data practices,” you would not like a peeping tom prying into your personal life all the time. Whether we like it or not, the emails we send, the videos we share, and the mobile apps we use, Google collects all the information about user activities.
Doing barbecue outside is more than just a cooking process. It is an experience that can make your evening get-togethers memorable.
On the weekends or holidays, you can relax with your family and friends while enjoying the nice spring weather and cooking delicious meals.
The downside of regular barbecue grills is you may lose track of time and overcook your food. It can also be frustrating to check your grill and then realize it is running out of gas.
You can rule the road riding these cars, and that too without burning gas, petrol or diesel!
Here, we are talking about the potential of electric/hybrid (XeVs) cars, which have emerged as the next best option considering how fast the global fuel reserves are exhausting.
Thank you VC Magazin for featuring Mila in their European Hotspots Special Section case study. " ... Viatte believes Mila is well-positioned for further growth. His goal is to make Mila the global leader in tech support. Investors can still join in the current financing round. The series A is to follow in 202"
Google’s new innovation can make sure you have a fully connected home!
We are talking about Google Nest, a comprehensive line of smart home devices, including streaming devices, smart speakers, smart displays, security systems, routers, and more.
These days, many individuals and businesses are turning to solutions like the cloudsystem and conveniently accessing their data from remote places.
One of the best things about the cloud system is that you can run software applications without installing them on your desktops or laptops. Also, you can store and access your multimedia content from anywhere with internet access.
The kitchen is the soul of your home, and turning it into a smart hub will make it sleeker, highly functional, and energy-efficient.
Currently, if you have a regular kitchen like in most homes, it might be a messed up space due to daily food preparations. You cook meals for your family, clean dishes, and may even eat in your kitchen, which takes up a lot of your time.
Switzerland, like many European countries, is ageing, one-fifth of the population of Switzerland is over the age of 65. But, according to the OECD, Swiss citizens’ average life expectancy is an average of 86 years, one of the highest amongst OECD countries.
Recovering data from any device due to an accident or a malfunction is one of our experts most meticulous jobs. It is also one of the most inconvenient problem you can encounter. We have a remedy for you! You won't have to ever worry about loosing your data forever. With your AXA insurance you are covered up to CHF 3000.00 of recovery services.
Almost every day-to-day product today has a hint of tech in it. Whether it is your morning coffee, strolling with your baby, or dog walking, these activities can happen with technology. There is an application or tool for almost everything, from yoga sessions to cooking your meals. This Christmas, choose a thoughtful gift that saves a trip to the store and the trouble of dodging pushy sales representatives. Below are some innovative gifting options from the tech territory.
Smart home device adoption is exploding with products ranging from smart light bulbs and switches to sophisticated security and sensor-based alert systems. Widespread adoption will be dependent on licensed electricians trained in the interoperability and specifics of major brands.
Get ready for the Black Friday season thanks to our tips and tricks! Black Friday does not come knocking until the day after Thanksgiving. But, early sales start in full swing early on. The social media-obsessed generation of today may not be aware of the concept and how it all began.
The IoT (Internet of Things) sector is currently booming, as the world continues to welcome in automation, connectivity and big data – the IoT’s global market set to reach a valuation of $1319.08 billion by the year 2026. Here, TechRound explores some of the top IoT startups to watch in 2021 and beyond…
We did a survey and we found out that 60 percent of first smart home purchases are
smart switches or smart light bulbs. Mila new partnership with innovative Italian-based iotty smart switch provider will help pave the way for increased smart home adoption in Germany.
By now, you’ve probably heard of Alexa. If you haven’t, don’t worry. You will. Because Alexa, Amazon’s voice-powered, intelligent personal assistant – is becoming increasingly more popular and increasingly more capable by the day. Through the Amazon Echo and it’s Dot, Tap and Show devices, Alexa gets into people’s homes and lives, allowing Amazon to better understand their customer’s needs, wants and interests and then pair with third-party platforms who can help accommodate to these. Between Amazon and the wise third-parties who’ve hopped on board the Alexa train, nearly anything and everything you might want or need seems suddenly and instantly possible.
Does your living room look like a jungle of cables? After setting up your dream home theatre system, you cannot simply enjoy your favourite TV shows the messy TV cables making things look ugly. Gaming consoles, HDMI cables, Blu-ray players, and Android boxes, all have cables.
With a focus on customer satisfaction and a great passion for technology, the Swiss company ARHUB offers intelligent and innovative alarm systems that always make you feel safe. ARHUB constantly analyses and evaluates all noises and sound waves of a surveilled area and triggers an alarm before something unwanted happens. Developed in 1989, the high-tech alarm system has been continuously improved over past years thanks to the customers’ support.
According to fire cause statistics from the Institute for Loss Prevention and Damage Research (IFS), 31 percent of fires in Germany had electricity causes, followed directly by fire through human error. As a rule, it is a cable fire that starts the fire. The consequences of this have already been experienced by the German parliament, whose entire computer center was crippled for this reason. The city's public transportation system has also come to a standstill on one or two occasions because a cable fire knocked out a control center.
These days, everyone seems to know something about technology. Smartphones are the norm and have been around for quite a while now, so most other smart devices have been designed to function similarly – with simple layouts, clear fonts, and boldly colored touch screen buttons.
If you are experiencing performance issues on your tablet, laptop, or smartphone,
it is probably because you have low storage space remained on those devices. When a storage issue happens, you will come across performance lag or freezing
programmes. Then you need to do a thorough cleaning of the hard drives of your
devices for maximising space.
We love everything about Christmas – the food, the family, the Christmas market visits, warm spiced wine, carols, shopping, and of course, the family time we spend together. But there is one thing that annoys everyone – the massive hike in the electricity bill that comes after.
Partnership will enable secure, instant mobile payments for over 10,000 on-demand Mila Friends and Mila Pros across five countries. SumUp’s mPOS solution will free up precious accounting resources and allows us to pay our technicians on the day that services are completed.
The smart home device market is a crowded one; the wide range of manufacturers makes it confusing, but at the same time, an exciting place! The varied, innovative technology players offer buyers a massive array of smart home gadgets brimming with original features and designed to polished perfection. One of these is Netatmo – a French technology company under the Legrand brand – that brings together high-tech industry innovations and Parisian design aesthetics to develop intuitive and beautiful smart home devices.
All of us have a list of TV series we have been dreaming of binge-watching, but now that self-isolation has become a reality, boredom is starting to set in. We are all nearing our TV watching limits, and we are about to find out how much TV a human being can watch!
DIY security is fast becoming a fixture on every homeowner’s Must-Buy smart home tech list. It provides top-notch security features with an added dash of comfort and control. For an average urban dweller who doesn’t need high-level security, smart video doorbells are perfect investments that mix a bunch of features that elevate it beyond just security.
Smart Home technology and devices have been around us long enough to establish the many benefits of integrating them into our homes. While they might not have turned our homes into a science fiction movie set yet. It has undoubtedly bought that fiction closer to reality.
As technologies like Machine Learning, 5G, and IoT matures, we see smart homes become smarter! In the expanding market both the consumer’s and manufacturer’s point of view is pumping more money into the field, adding to greater innovations that bring us all closer and closer to the promise of a truly interconnected and intelligent home.
According to estimates, the number of AI enabled device users will reach 1.8 billion by the year 2021, and the market of virtual digital assistants will grow to $15.59 billion in 2021. A survey also finds that most consumers use it for communication, browsing the Internet, listening to music, finding weather forecasts, or traffic updates. However, as integrations with cars, smart devices, operating systems, and mobile applications increase, virtual assistants would take on a more central role in areas such as retail, education, healthcare, and communications where uses for the speech recognition technology is expanding year-on-year.
Selon la société d’études Parks Associates, les consommateurs avisés et soucieux des marques veulent profiter d’un service d’installation professionnel pour leurs nouveaux appareils technologiques, systèmes domotiques intelligents ou appareils ménagers, ainsi que d’une assistance-client 24 h/24, 7 j/7 qui soit intégrée à leurs achats.
The digital innovations of the last decade combined with the exploding Internet usage have given birth to entirely new ways of living, and nowhere is this more evident than in the smart home technology. With intelligent, connected, voice-controlled devices, we can now live in the home of the Future, right now.
As the whole world gets in lock-down and works from home, video calling became an important part of our work life. Zoom, Microsoft Teams or Google Meets, to name a few can seem similar at first glance, but each has its differences.
Les équipes de Mila, constituées de techniciens de confiance, travaillant à la demande, vont être chargées d’organiser des ateliers de formation et d'intégration pour les clients de Beekeeper exerçant dans différents secteurs qui emploient de la main-d’œuvre mobile
Dream big and make it happen. To do this you have to establish your principles and know what motivates you. If you don’t have this as a guiding force you won’t be able to motivate others and you won’t be able to share your dream.