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European smart home industry sees boost from growing smart speaker take-up

Friday 16 November 2018 | 14:37 CET | Author: Bart Garvelink, Marion ter Welle | Background
More and more manufacturers are adding IoT connectivity to their products, allowing products to be monitored for the first time, such as garage doors, shutters, windows and door bells. The monitoring of these products, especially when combined with video access, forms a new area of smart home security services. However, many manufacturers are hoping to earn money themselves from these new options and are changing their business models from offering products to offering services. As Inwido VP Johan Ambuhm stated: "IoT is bringing extra value to a basic product". As window and door

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Companies: Amazon / Apple / Bosch / Google / Orange / Philips / Vodafone
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