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  • Myplace Africa
    17
    Oct

    Your Home: A million pieces of joy

    For those just starting out on the road to a Smart Home, there’s a unique joy that comes from the first time the devices do their smart thing: something between amazement, wonder, and the feeling that a door has just opened to a new dimension of possibility.>[1] Sitting on...

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  • Future Smart Homes
    15
    Sep

    What Will Smart Homes Look Like 10 Years From Now?

    It’s 6 A.M., and the alarm clock is buzzing earlier than usual. It’s not a malfunction: the smart clock scanned your schedule and adjusted because you’ve got that big presentation first thing in the morning. Your shower automatically turns on and warms to your preferred 103°F. The electric car...

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  • 19
    Jul

    Making the Switch to the Smart Home – 3 Distinct Advantages

    We already know how much convenience and efficiency have been brought to our lives by smartphones – and smart homes are the next logical step. What we want is to make our lives more comfortable, more convenient, more glamorous and yet simpler. The luxury we relish from the benefits...

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  • Introducing Sunset
    06
    Jun

    Introducing Sunset: The Smarter Way to Wind Down

    Are you ready to hear about the third and final new feature of our MyLights Smart LED Light System? We’ve already introduced you to MyTime and Scheduling and now we’d like you to meet Sunset. Read on to find out how this function can benefit your home from both...

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  • AC Maintenance Tips
    06
    Jun

    Advantage Air’s Top AC Maintenance Tips

    The change of season is here again, making it the perfect time to do some regular maintenance on your air conditioning system. It is always recommended to have your system regularly serviced/maintained by a qualified professional, but there are also a few DIY checks that you can do! Read...

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  • How MyAir can Benefit your Smart Home
    12
    Mar

    How MyAir can Benefit your Smart Home September 19, 2018

    It’s official: Smart homes are moving into the mainstream here in South Africa. No longer are they only for the early adopters, tech junkies and the wealthy, as they become more accessible to the average homeowner. In fact, The Smart Home Market Overview released last year reported that the...

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  • building a new home?
    12
    Mar

    Building a new home? How MyAir can help you create your ultimate comfort zone

    Whether you’re building a family home or an investment property, connected technology in the home is a smart idea. In fact, according to the Barclays 2017 Digital Homes Report, people surveyed were willing to pay more for a home fitted with technology than not. This is a great indicator...

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  • LED bulbs shine brighter
    12
    Mar

    Why LED light bulbs shine brighter than halogen light bulbs

    LED (Light Emitting Diodes) lights are the most exciting technological advancement in the lighting industry. They’re small, solid light bulbs that offer the smartest solution for illumination. Because of this, they’re quickly becoming the preferred way to light the home. In fact, household penetration of smart LED lighting in...

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  • 2018 mart home
    12
    Mar

    How’s 2018 shaping up for the smart home so far?

    It’s crazy that we’re halfway through the year already. It feels like it was only yesterday that we were waving goodbye to 2017 and cheering hello to 2018. To bring in the new year, we posted a blog titled, What does the future of the smart home look like...

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  • safety and security
    12
    Mar

    Why safety and security have become so popular in the smart tech world

    Surveillance and security have become a serious priority for South African homeowners. And it shows, with the global security industry predicted to surpass $100 billion by 2020 as more and more people invest in smarter home security systems. Nowadays, a strong deadbolt simply won’t cut it as we look...

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