smart appliances

Robotic Home Appliances Are Quietly Taking Over (In a Good Way)

A famous Silicon Valley VC once said, “software is eating the world“. Indeed!  It’s amazing to see how many computers and software applications are getting embedded into so many products and industries to automate and simplify tasks like never before. And most of this is being done under our noses, with little to no fanfare or media attention.

Software intelligence is increasingly impacting our economy at every level, from information processing to electronics and production.

The use of onboard software capable of scheduling and doing tasks without human involvement has been introduced to a wide range of home appliances in the past 5-10 years.  Some examples are automatic vacuum cleaners to robotic pool cleaners, automatic coffee makers, intelligent refrigerators and even bread … Read More