The Smart Home’s Mainstream Gateway Device is Finally Here

April 20th, 2017

2016 proved to be a momentous year for the smart home, as the sector finally received its first mainstream device. Dubbed the voice speaker, the smart home hub, or the home assistant – the Amazon Echo has captured the imagination of the public and is set to revolutionize the digital household.

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Pavel Marceux

Pavel Marceux is a digital specialist at Euromonitor International. He holds a Master’s Degree in Economic History from Edinburgh University. Pavel researches the rapidly changing world of digital consumption and highlights key trends that are increasingly shaping how business, government and citizens are using technology.

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