Tuesday, September 06, 2005

Ubiquitous computing

Wired have a good article talking about the emergence of ubiquitous computing in the home and the new Home Heartbeat system. It looks interesting, better yet, it looks commoditized. There have been a lot of homebrew systems around, but this is the first commercial product I've seen that allows you to do things like automatically shutting off the water if the system detects a leak...