From smart hubs to smart lightbulbs, devices ranging from simple to all-inclusive require integration to operate effectively, leading many homeowners to enlist the aid of an expert home technology installer rather than tackle this tricky task themselves. [...]
With a lot of people moving away from paid TV services such as Sky, you will need an aerial to watch Freeview services. You may already have one, if you do, check that the cables are undamaged and that they are connected and routed to an aerial point in your home. From your aerial point, you will need to plug the cable directly into your Freeview TV or recorder if you have one.
Smart tech is here to stay, becoming more and more of our everyday lives. However, it is still easy to get confused between the Google Assistant, Alexa, Google Nest Mini and the Amazon Echo Dot – all integral to controlling our smart tech at home.
Here is a quick download of exactly what Alexa is.
What is Alexa?
Simply put, Alexa is a device that will recognise your spoken commands and respond to you – this means you can ask questions to find out the answers and instruct your Alexa to play music for example. The most common place to find Alexa is in the Amazon Echo – a range of speakers that come complete with the Alexa software. However, with increasing use of virtual assistants you will find the Alexa software in the likes of cars and other third-party speakers.