Peggy Smedley tells the story of smart-home devices that were left orphaned in many people’s home. She talks about the fallout when technology is abandoned as a result of mergers and acquisitions.
Peggy wraps up the show by talking with Robin Raskin, founder, Living in Digital Times, who explains says users get frustrated when each device requires an app of its own.
Peggy and Jeremy Hitchcock, founder and CEO, Minim, talk about the DDoS attack against Dyn in October 2016, which served as the inspiration for Minim.
Peggy and Chuck Freiheit, COO, F.H. Paschen, talk about the aging workforce.
Peggy says connected devices can collect data about a person’s health and monitor a person’s activities, connecting older adults to other people.
Robin Raskin, founder and president, Living In Digital Times, joins Peggy Smedley to talk about the smart home.