Archives: April 2017 - Catchy Agency

Connected Hubs

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Apr

2017

Crossing the Chasm: Prepare Your Smart Home Platform For Mass-Market Adoption

In my last blog post, I discussed how enhanced network routers could be the solution to smart home IoT fragmentation. The concept of a converged, easy to use network hardware hub offers significant benefits to both consumer and developers. Tomorrow’s Wi-Fi router could take center stage in the battle over who wins in the connected home.

Today, we’ll take a brief look at the history of IoT convergence and investigate how an emerging wave of smart devices, capable of fostering a mainstream developer community, look set to dramatically accelerate IoT adoption in the home. What does this convergence mean for developers looking to exploit the smart home space, or for associated developer programs looking to bring new developers to their platform? Read More