The home of the future may be coming to a neighborhood near you.
A number of companies, including AT&T, Comcast, Lowe's, and Verizon are intent on making your home a smart home.
Imagine getting an alert when you leave the garage door open, or when your elderly parents fall down, or when your liquor cabinet is breached by wayward teens. Connected homes give residents the ability to remotely control thermostats, lights, and door locks through mobile devices.
The selling point is convenience; and routine.
"Every single day you get up in the morning and you leave … Read more