Best of Home Technology at CES 2016

Technology has added so much glitter to our lives. From intelligent homes to robot vacuums, nowadays, all that you need to do is sit back and instruct because with everything turning smart, it has become supremely easy to manage the house chores.

Here are some of the best home technologies that were displayed at CES, Las Vegas 2016.

  1. Samsung:
  • Family Hub Refrigerator: Samsung products occupied a large share of the CES floor the best of which was the connected fridge. Known as the Family Hub Refrigerator, this special fridge comes with features like
    • A 21inch display on the door to tell you what’s going on inside and to find recipes, control home audio and order groceries online.
    • A camera on the inside so you can see what your fridge has from anywhere and at anytime. All you need is a Samsung mobile.
    • Whenever some food is about to go off, an alert will be sent on your phone.


The fridge has not been released yet but when it is, you can own it at a price of $5,000.

  • PowerBot: This is Samsung’s robot vacuum which comes with a camera on top of it.
    • The camera will be used to scan the room for dirt and pick it up wherever it is.
    • You can control the PowerBot through your smart phone and tell it which room you want should be cleaned next.


  • AddWash: This new feature that has been added to the Samsung washing machines allows anyone who has forgotten to put an item of clothing in the wash to simply open a small window on the door and pop it in, thus eliminating the need to put on a whole new cycle.
  1. LG:
  • Smart Fridge: LG adorned the CES with its smart fridge
    • The fridge has a door-in-door feature that allows the owners to steal a glance. All you have to do is knock on the glass, no opening of the doors needed.
    • It has a hands-free door opening system where you need to place your foot over a projected beam on the floor and the door will open automatically.


  • LG Styler: The LG Styler iron is a wardrobe-sized unit in which you can hang clothes.
    • The styler uses steam and a shaking mechanism to give your clothes a dry clean.
    • It also sanitizes, deodorizes, and de-creases clothes during the cleaning process.


  1. Netatmo:
  • Netatmo Presence Camera: This intelligent outdoor security camera will let you know the difference between a car, an animal or a person whenever anyone of it steps in on your property.
    • It works on Smart-Sight deep learning algorithm to detect what it is that it sees.
    • If it concludes that the owners are in danger an alert is sent to them.
    • It has a full HD camera, night vision and security floodlight that will illuminate when it detects any presence on the property.




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