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The Resource My smart home for seniors, Michael Miller ; AARP ; Pearson Education

My smart home for seniors, Michael Miller ; AARP ; Pearson Education

Label
My smart home for seniors
Title
My smart home for seniors
Statement of responsibility
Michael Miller ; AARP ; Pearson Education
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Easy, clear, readable, and focused on what you want to do. Step-by-step instructions for the tasks you care about most. Large, full-color, close-up photos show you exactly what to do. Tips and notes to help you along the way. 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."--Back cover
Cataloging source
YDX
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1958-
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Miller, Michael
Dewey number
643.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
TK7881.25
LC item number
.M55 2017
Literary form
non fiction
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  • QUE Publishing (Firm)
  • Pearson Education, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computers and older people
  • Technology and older people
  • Dwellings
  • Ecological houses
  • Smartphones
  • Home economics
  • Burglar alarms
  • Fire alarms
  • Home automation
  • Assistive computer technology
  • COMPUTERS
Label
My smart home for seniors, Michael Miller ; AARP ; Pearson Education
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Making your life easier with Smart home technology -- Understanding Smart home hubs and controllers -- Automating your home lighting -- Automating heating and cooling -- Automating home security -- Automating your kitchen and laundry -- Automating home entertainment -- Exploring other Smart devices and applications -- Controlling your Smart home with Wink -- Controlling your Smart home with Apple Home -- Controlling your Smart home with Amazon Alexa -- Controlling your Smart home with Google Home -- Using Smart technology for independent living -- Adding more functionality with IFTTT -- Evaluating privacy and security concerns -- What's next (online only)
Control code
ocn969383319
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 361 pages
Isbn
9780789759894
Lccn
2017942349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, charts
System control number
(OCoLC)969383319
Label
My smart home for seniors, Michael Miller ; AARP ; Pearson Education
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Making your life easier with Smart home technology -- Understanding Smart home hubs and controllers -- Automating your home lighting -- Automating heating and cooling -- Automating home security -- Automating your kitchen and laundry -- Automating home entertainment -- Exploring other Smart devices and applications -- Controlling your Smart home with Wink -- Controlling your Smart home with Apple Home -- Controlling your Smart home with Amazon Alexa -- Controlling your Smart home with Google Home -- Using Smart technology for independent living -- Adding more functionality with IFTTT -- Evaluating privacy and security concerns -- What's next (online only)
Control code
ocn969383319
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 361 pages
Isbn
9780789759894
Lccn
2017942349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, charts
System control number
(OCoLC)969383319

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