Google Home has just launched in the UK, following the incredibly successful arrival of Amazon’s Echo last year. The virtual AI-led assistant provides a glimpse into the future of how people will interact with their increasingly smart homes. Like the Echo, Google Home’s aim is to aid people in their daily lives, whether that be answering questions in super-fast time or waking an individual up with their favourite song. “Google must be desperate to avoid another Google Glass-s
Our expert engineers attended site of one of our cherished clients to perform a state of the art install of the latest and greatest SMART home technology to a residential kitchen, as well as replacing existing lighting fixtures with beautiful LED lamps to really brighten the mood, including full dimming controls and links to the SMART technology. See the full install below! #lighting #electrical #Smarthome #LEDLighting
In the past few months we have seen Alexa (Amazon's voice activated smart home controller) integrate with the IFTTT (If This Then That). We can now provide voice activation to smarthome service we install such as LightwaveRF, Philips Hue, Wyrestorm TV Distribution, TV Controls and more. At JLEC we understand that the smarthome solutions are now quite affordable and available in high street stores such as John Lewis, Debenhams, etc. But, integrating this with other applicati
From heating which turns on automatically when we’re within two miles of the house, to front doors which only open when a recognized appears, we now have the opportunity to turn our regular homes into smart homes.
A new study by appliance repair network Go-Assist.co.uk reveals that 29% of the UK adult population would consider purchasing at least one smart home device in 2017. However, recent figures from Deloitte state that just 3% of households currently have smart home d