Smart meters on trial: how safe are they? Will they affect my bills? | Property | Life & Style

Smart Energy GB Are you thinking of upgrading to a smart meter? You may have read mixed reports regarding the safety of smart meters and what it means in terms of your cybersecurity. Or perhaps you are thinking of having a smart meter installed in your home, but are worried the meter will tie you to one energy supplier. Today, we are here to help. Our panel of experts from government and fields of public health, safety, cybersecurity and energy answer your questions about this latest innovation for your homes.…

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The Ideal Home Show make a smart technology property move | Property | Life & Style

EXPRESS Visitors of the The Innovation Home at the Ideal Home Show can play with tech on a mobile app It features devices such as security cameras, window and door sensors that alert you to break-ins, as well as plugs and lightbulbs that switch themselves on.  But while this may look like the future to many of us, these innovations are all available at DIY and department stores for you fit yourself if you have wifi and a smartphone to download the necessary app.  John Lewis even has dedicated smart…

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