Try before you buy will be key to unlocking smart homes

The home of tomorrow may already be here, but few are laying out the welcome mat. After decades of hype, the home of today continues to look a lot like the home of yesterday.

When we think of the future, we usually summon up visions akin to something out of a Ray Bradbury novel or The Jetsons. Yet it is certain to be something far more prosaic.

The fact is our homes are filled with technology we rarely think about but could not live without, such as microwaves, washing machines and flatscreen televisions. There are few domestic robot maids and flying cars.

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