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Forget Wearable Tech. Livable Tech is the Star of CES 2014

The hot buzzword for the event this year is “wearable tech” and almost every major vendor will showcase some piece of jewelry, apparel or accessory that is tech-based and Internet enabled. While this is surely a trend the big star of the show is actually what will happen inside your home. I’m calling it “livable tech.”

January 08 / 2014
Author David Marine
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Category Home Tech
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Real Estate Headlines for the First Full Week of 2013

I’d ask if your New Year’s resolution is still in tact, but then I’d be afraid you’d ask me the same question. Hopefully your new year has started off well and here are some real estate headlines to start this first full week of 2013:

Why the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show is a Look into the Future of Home

Sci-fi movies and The Jetsons cartoon would have us believe that the future home is minimalistic in nature. Scenes of these home in the future centuries are often portrayed as seemingly sterile environments with fewer objects and often all white decor. I say that’s a false view of the future, or at least the foreseeable future. If anything what is expected to unfold at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) this week will give us a look into not just what to expect this year, but for the next few decades. Here’s what I think you should be on the lookout for:

January 08 / 2013

Samsung Smart Window Will Minority Report Your Home

I love CES. I love it. I went last year and I drool as I follow the updates and videos from this years event. What a lot of people don’t realize is how CES impacts the future of your home. Millions of products are showcased there and I’d bet that more than 60% of them have some impact on your home.

January 13 / 2012
Author David Marine
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The Future of Technology is at Home

I had the opportunity to attend the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas this month, and it is like a candy store filled with scrumptious tech goodness. On my flight out to Vegas, I sat next to a guy who worked for a prestigious tech company and when I told him I worked for Coldwell Banker he remarked, “A real estate company at CES? I don’t think I’ve ever seen that before.”

January 18 / 2011