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Grass with a water sprinkler going and water being sprayed

This month it was Curtis' turn to travel down to the West country and work from down here. We are looking into managing my garden, some kitchen toys and of course adding more IoT functionality to the house.   One of my bug bears has been the lack of decent controls for a garden. I know that Hozelock produces their standard controller which is robust but is...

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A mix of modern and very old phones

One of the issues we've seen recently are companies making products obsolete before their time. This has been driven by ¬†much of what we buy now is no longer standalone hardware but connected to the web or to an app enabling companies to provide paid for services. Encouraging them to pull you into a continuous upgrade cycle and to obsolete their products faster.   What can also...

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Older couple consulting with a Nifty engineer in a black top about their home and pointing to a tablet

Setting up a smart home can seem complex, what standards to follow, does it work with my boiler, how do I stop myself being filmed, how do install it in a socket?   Do these all work together or will I need to have a separate app and hub for each product?   Nifty can help with all this, saving you money, time and effort.   We offer a consulting service...

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