It’s Your Stove on Line One

For the last year I’ve been listening to the evangelists of the “smart” home telling me that pretty soon my appliances will be at my virtual fingertips no matter where the physical me is. But they couldn’t show it to me — at least not in any form that looked remotely usable. Last Friday the future presented itself to me in the form of the TMIO Connect IO Intelligent Oven. It wasn’t at an electronics show. It was at a home and garden show. No industry-changing technology in … [Read more...]