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A real help for seniors – the smart home!
20. August 2019

7.53 billion people live on Earth, 83 million of them in Germany – more than ever before. That poses many challenges for society: Housing is in short supply, mobility and consumption habits are under discussion, and people are living increasingly longer. Almost 18 million people in Germany alone are aged 65 and above – and more

Digital guard while you holiday
19. July 2019

Relax fully on vacation thanks to Gigaset smart home Holidays are the best time of the year – if only there wasn’t the niggling worry about your own four walls. Homes are frequently unprotected for a lengthy time, especially when the inhabitants are on vacation. Burglars know that. They often have an easy job of more

Every breath you take…or how smart speakers can save lives
15. July 2019

“Every breath you take, every move you make, every bond you break, every step you take, I’ll be watching you. Every single day. Every word you say….” When the British group “The Police” with lead singer Sting brought out the song “Every Breath you Take” in 1983, there was no such thing as Alexa or more

Reliable and ingenious: the Gigaset smart thermostat in the press
5. July 2019

Of course, the heating is having its summer sleep at the moment. We won’t appreciate it again for another couple of months, when we come back from work to a nice, warm home. But that means keeping the heating on all day – which causes high energy costs and isn’t particularly eco-friendly. The remedy is more

Vision of the future: from the smart home to the smart city
21. May 2019

Lights that switch on automatically when you get home, heating that warms the bathroom before you step into it in the morning – all that sounded like science fiction 30 years ago, but now it’s reality. The smart home is on the advance and is becoming increasingly commonplace. Gigaset offers an extensive portfolio of smart more

Smart Lock – When the package deliverer no longer needs to ring
24. January 2019

Smart door locks could make the daily work of many package deliverers easier. A YouGov survey of 1,682 persons aged 18 and above has revealed that every one in five Germans (21 percent) can imagine using an in-home delivery service. The final stage of delivering a parcel is not only the most expensive, because it’s more

The voice-activated smart home
15. January 2019

The American research company Business Insider Intelligence assumes that the number of smart home devices in the U.S. will surpass the one billion mark by 2023. And Germany is also becoming smarter and smarter, as evidenced by the data from the Statista Digital Market Outlook: At least one smart home application is now in use more

Growing demand for smart gadgets: What Germans want to buy in 2019
10. January 2019

Smartphones are still at the top of the wish list for 2019, according to the results of a representative survey conducted by Bitkom. Also much-coveted: smart gadgets such as robovacs, robotic lawn mowers and smart home devices. Apart from New Year resolutions to do with health and well-being, many people plan at the start of more

“A Dog Named Mr. Bozzi” or “Alexa, I’m leaving …”
3. December 2018

The story’s quickly told: Mr. Bozzi is a hard-hearted person, a home owner as well, and lives in Brooklyn. He doesn’t like tenants or beggars. And whenever they ring at his door, he plays the “guard dog.” He barks loudly and furiously to chase them away. The punishment for his mean behavior comes in the more