Why we’re still waiting for the Connected Home

Everyone was talking about the 'Connected Home' but no one has really made it happen. We examine what it takes to...

EU GDPR: Comply or Transform?

EU GDPR is coming but its not just a burden it also provides a huge opportunity for housing providers to design more...

Housing Hype Cycle

Inspired by the Gartner Hype Cycle report, HACT Innovation Launch Pad have created our own take on the state of...

I have seen the future… The future is bots…

Last week, at a tech meet up in Bethnal Green, a group of developers, entrepreneurs and the general tech curious came...

Could IoT revolutionise buildings and home insurance?

Leaks are one of the most destructive forces in the home, could IoT offer an opportunity to prevent damage and reduce...

The Business Case for…sensors

The top reasons why you should be thinking about fitting sensors in your housing stock.

From a connected home to connected housing

This could be the year in which IoT finally finds its place in the home with business cases becoming sharper and an...

IoT in Housing: Winter Update

Welcome to Connected Home Consortium's winter IoT in housing update. In this issue we have a round up from Digital First...

Tinder for Housing?

MoveMaker is the new way for social tenants to swap properties. Apparently inspired by the Tinder dating app residents...

Smart Boiler Monitoring for Social Landlords is Here!

We knew 365agile had something interesting up there sleeve and when their smart boiler monitoring solution finally...

Going digital – what it means for the future of work?

On Tuesday, I spend an amazing few hours at Digital First 2.0, the joint Halton Housing Trust/Connected Homes Consortium...

IoT meets CCTV

Many businesses have CCTV systems that are underutilised or in disrepair due to the difficulty and inconvenience of...

The Drones are Coming…

Drones offer a glimpse into our digital future and for some the idea of thousands of unmanned aircraft flying around our...

Connected Home Consortium – IoT in Housing Summer Update

Welcome to the first Connected Home Consortium IoT in housing update. In this issue we have a preview of our upcoming...

Blue Maestro Tempo Pilot

One hundred Blue Maestro Tempos are making their way to Housing Providers taking part in the first Connected Home...