My Smart Home for Seniors

This full-color introduction to the smart home has been written from the ground up with one audience in mind: seniors. No ordinary “beginner’s book,” My Smart Home for Seniors approaches every topic from a 50+ person’s point of view, using meaningful, realistic examples.

Full-color, step-by-step tasks–in legible print–walk you through making your home safer and easier to live in using smart technology. Learn how to:

• Control your home’s lighting with smart bulbs and switches
• Make your home more secure with smart doorbells, door locks, and security cameras
• Automatically control your home’s temperature with a smart thermostat
• Make cooking and cleaning easier with smart appliances
• Use voice commands or your smart phone to control your smart devices
• Use If This Then That (IFTTT) to make your smart devices interact with each other automatically
• Get smart about the security and privacy concerns of smart devices
• Set up your smart devices and get them to work with one another
• Compare and select the best smart hub for your smart home needs
• Learn to use Amazon Alexa™, Google Home™ and other voice-activated devices, as well as Apple’s HomeKit™ on the iPhone, to make your smart devices work together

Author: Michael Miller

Publisher: Que Publishing

Published: June 2017

Page count: 361 pp.

Price: $26.99 print, $21.99 digital

ISBN: 0-7897-5989-6

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