Link Love: High tech homes
By Berit Griffin, Marvin Windows
July 7, 2015
Technology’s use in the home is evolving beyond the smart thermostat. We’ve rounded up some of the latest home tech trends for you!
Live Anywhere in This Portable, Egg-Shaped Tiny Home That Runs on Renewable Energy
“The Ecocapsule is an egg-shaped, wind- and solar-powered microdwelling from Bratislava, Slovakia–based Nice Architects that is billed as a portable tiny home, cottage, pop-up hotel, or emergency shelter that doubles as a charging station for electric vehicles.”
Is The Future Of Home Automation A Simple Black Cube?
Fast Company Design
“Simply called Cube, the device is a small black cube that you can carry around your house, place on any surface, and use it to control nearby lamps, shades, thermostats, and speakers contextually. At night, Cube fits into the wall—right where a lightswitch would normally go—to dock and recharge.”
When comfort meets technology: four high-tech innovations for your bathroom
Architecture & Design
Wanting your bathroom to be as high tech as possible? This article gives you some hot new bathroom products that are cutting edge.
10 renovation trends that will put your home on the cutting edge
Whether you want to go simple in your renovation (pocket doors) or bring your home into the 21st century (solar tubes), the Washington Post has the scoop on the best renovation trends to try now.