Technology may come and go, but some things never change. In the not-so-distant future, cars will drive themselves, but home will always be home. It’ll just be a heck of a lot smarter.
Gadgets that offer real utility — like a smart oven or open source furniture — stand a good chance of becoming ubiquitous. If you’re skeptical, think of it this way: In-home refrigeration was the crazy, newfangled invention of 1913. Now, few among us can imagine living without it.
We’re talking about televisions screens that roll up and out of the way, a sleep-tracking mattress and much more.
See Saturday’s Style section of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette to preview some smart home devices available now.