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Things we've learned about smart technology in 2017

Whilst smart technology for the home and business is still in the emerging stage, 2017 saw smart technology move from the early adopter phase to mass market adoption...

By Arno Hattingh, Issued by Smartlink 31 Jan 2018

Managing a property from afar

In South Africa the air B&B market has surpassed all other forms of rental accommodation online booking sites and many South Africans have latched onto the idea of letting their homes over peak holiday periods for a good income...

By Arno Hattingh, Issued by Smartlink 20 Nov 2017

How to protect your commercial property

Securing a home is easy because there's always only a couple of people that work with the security system. Securing a commercial property is another story...

By Arno Hattingh, Issued by Smartlink 9 Nov 2017

Secure in ignorance

It is estimated that South Africans are spending R45bn annually on private security. That is R15bn more than the SAPS annual budget, totaling an annual R75bn spend in crime prevention...

By Arno Hattingh, Issued by Smartlink 23 Oct 2017

IoT (Internet of Things) connectivity adds value to your property

Love it or hate it, we live in a connected world. We need to embrace IoT connectivity as an enabler that simplifies and adds value to our lives...

By Arno Hattingh, Issued by Smartlink 20 Oct 2017

Connected homes - your smart home questions answered

As the Internet of Things (IOT) gains momentum we are bombarded with new terms like "smart home", "home control" "connected home", "home automation" and others...

By Arno Hattingh, Issued by Smartlink 18 Oct 2017

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