07 Nov

What is (the) Matter? The smart home standard to rule them all

Matter was announced at the end of 2019 by Amazon, Apple, Google, and the Zigbee Alliance as a “royalty-free connectivity standard to increase compatibility among smart home products”. Originally called Connected Home over IP (CHIP), the standard uses the
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07 Nov

AI video surveillance care home trial produced too many false alarms, say auditors

The AI surveillance system was designed to capture video and audio and alert staff when excessive sounds or movements were detected. But it mistakenly set off alerts when staff would crouch or bend down to care for residents.
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