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CES 2014: Samsung Smart Home aims to connect devices

22 January 2014

A businessman checking his watch

The Samsung Smart Home service could have many uses – for example, turning off a home's lights and TV if the owner simply said "going out" into a smartwatch app. 

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  • Brief development: Use this and other examples to communicate specifications that allow an outcome to be evaluated as fit for purpose. (level 4)
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Keywords: smart home, appliances, utilities, brief development, characteristics of technology

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