FBI Warning on Home Automation Devices
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FBI Issues ‘Drive-By’ Hacking Warning: Here is how you can secure them

The FBI has issued a new warning on the vulnerability of Home Automation devices, and here's what you can do to protect them from going rogue. FBI Warning There is a gaping hole in our online security—the surge of connected devices we…
How to Protect Seniors from Cybercrime
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Top Five Ways Cyber Criminals Fraud Seniors

The estimated losses due to elder financial abuse range widely. The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) 2018 Internet Crime Report shows that people 60 and older submitted more than 62,000 fraud complaints in 2018 with losses…
Smaart House Senior Caregiving
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Some Unknown facts on How Seniors Use Technology

There is a lot of research data that shows older adults are embracing technology, but here are some unknown facts on how seniors are using technology! Seniors are embracing technology - but are they using it frustration-free? A recent…
Staying Healthy with Alexa
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How to Stay Healthy with your Amazon Echo

While Alexa is not a doctor and can't physically examine you personally, it may use the web and its smarts to help give you a diagnosis based on the condition you've described. Let alone, you could prevent that dreaded copay and doctor…
Get Your Smart Home Halloween Ready
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Get Your Smart Home Halloween Ready

So you want to get your smart home Halloween ready, all you need are some smart plugs and smart lights for creating some really scary experiences. Those of us that love smart home technology know that it can help make our lives simpler…
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How technology can help dementia patients

Dementia can be frightening and challenging for family caregivers, as per AARP, one of the most common safety concerns for people with dementia is that they will leave the house and get lost. Anyone who has memory problems and is able to…
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See how this Senior Community overcame Social Isolation

Social isolation in Senior Communities can affect the physical and mental health of older adults, including those with cognitive impairment. Digital voice assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant can help in building a community and…
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Simple Smart Home Automation for the Hearing Impaired

Adding voice control to smart home automation has been a boon. Smart speakers like the Amazon Echo have brought voice controls into millions of homes -- but what if you can't hear what Alexa has to say? What if it's difficult or impossible…
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Improve Your Sleep With Smart Home Technology

Sleep has been a hot topic as of late, with many podcasts and articles stressing the importance of getting in enough z’s. All of the attention is for good reason - studies show that an estimated 50 to 70 million Americans of all ages…
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Smart Home Automation; Top 5 Troubleshooting Tips

The smart home automation process is nuanced, but planning ahead of time with these troubleshooting tips can save you some heartache. Here are the top five smart home automation problems you might run into when you’re outfitting your…