Since the invention of the modern computer, electronics have perforated our lives to an extraordinary extent. As electronics become cheaper and more advanced, their presence becomes even more prolific. One of the newer and most intriguing emerging markets in modern electronics is in home automation. Home automation is not a new idea, but it is quickly becoming a popular tool; creating powerful solutions to solve routine everyday tasks. Artificial intelligence (AI), also becoming a powerful presence in technology, has been swiftly dominating the home automation market.
If asked about the two buzzwords in business circles today, they are artificial intelligence and automation. When both are combined together, just imagine about the changes brought in your daily life. In this article, we focus on the changes because of artificial intelligence in home automation. As a human, you have always welcomed new technological innovations with open arms. And in recent times, you can control the smart electronic devices by apps via mobile phones and artificial intelligence application gadgets.
Smart Homes were in the past viewed as a luxury, with their primary purpose being to serve as a show piece for the owners. This reality has changed substantially, both because of the development of newer technologies like Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI), and also because of simultaneously occurring social changes that are occurring in our everyday lives. The confluence of many socio-economic factors in conjunction with the evolving technologies may serve as the break out recipe, for Smart Living to significantly increase their presence and get integrated into our daily lives. IoT stands for'Internet of Things' and refers to the technology that enables devices to communicate over the internet, so that they can either be controlled remotely or can send information about their status to a remote user. These are usually electrical devices that range from simple lighting, fans, ACs, Washing Machines, Refrigerators etc. within homes to more heavy electrical devices that exist in buildings such as Pumps or Fire panels.
The entrance of the world into the digital age has overhauled almost all the aspects of life, out of which one of the most noticeable evolution is – 'the Smart Homes of New Age'. Automation, which is termed as a method, technique, or arrangement of operating or controlling a procedure by electronic gadgets and reducing human interference to a minimum, has risen as a new industry vertical in the last two decades. Gone are the days when someone has to check the house twice before leaving so that no lights, fans, or appliances are left switched on. It's the age of automation, where relay modules, sensors, and automated systems will take care of the optimal usage of electricity and all devices. Moreover, the past years have witnessed AI evolving as a technology for developing automatic systems and making decisions using case-based reasoning.
Smart home dream has already become a reality for many average Americans. According to one survey, 28 percent of U.S. adults and 47 percent of millennials have smart home products in their home. Of those who already have home automation gadgets, 81 percent are likely to purchase a home with smart technology already installed. Now, with public interest gaining momentum, smart home technology is poised to go far beyond smart sensors and individual gadgets. The future of the connected home is quickly becoming all about seamless integration, convenience, sustainability, and automation that can interact with personal health and living preferences to improve our lives.