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Open thread: What high-tech functions would you like in your home?
What kind of tech developments would make it easier to run your home? Add your thoughts to this open thread.

RECENT TECHNOLOGICAL advancements and developments make it increasingly easy to run a more energy-efficient home and which also allows people greater control over their property’s functions, from the heating to the lighting.

We’ve taken a look at some of those developments, from smartphone apps to control your house alarm to robot vaccums and smart fridges which recommend dinner recipes based on the food it is storing.

But what high-tech gadgets and functions would you like to see in your home?

Add your suggestions to the comments below.

High tech homes: the smart technology that helps you run your home >

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