Google Home – what are the advantages and why do you need it?

The most researched question for every first-time smart tech buyer is about the smart assistant or home hub – specifically, which brand from the BIG THREE should they opt for? Google, Apple or Amazon.  The fear of data misuse vies Read More

Ring Doorbell: how does it work, and is it worth it?

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 Read More

Netatmo: an independent player smartening up in the smart home ecosystem.

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 Read More

Smart City: what advantages does a smart city offer?

A smart city is defined as an urban area that uses different types of electronic IoT sensors to collect data and then uses insights gained from that data to manage assets, resources, and services efficiently.  While the science-fiction version of a truly interconnected smart city Read More

Amazon Echo: Why You Need It And How It Works

If you are considering getting some smart technology into your home, then Amazon’s Echo is something you should most certainly consider as a Launchpad. From one of the big three players in the smart home tech ecosystem (i.e., Amazon, Apple, Read More

Upcoming Home Automation Trends You Should Include In Your Smart Home

As technologies like Machine Learning, 5G, and IoT matures, we see smart homes become smarter! The expanding market – both from the consumer’s and manufacturer’s point of view – is pumping more money into the field, adding to greater innovations Read More

Is Your Internet Speed Enough For Your Smart Home?

We, at Mila, have lost count of how many clients call us complaining of smart home devices that are slow or lag. Often they bought the gadgets without checking their Internet plans, bandwidth requirements, or router capabilities. It happens!  Thankfully, Read More

Christmas Lights – how best to save energy!

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 Read More