A slow welcome for smart homes in Singapore

As more smart devices enter the market, the concept of a smart home in Singapore is slowly becoming a reality

"Hey Google, is the smart home finally going mainstream?"

Of course, the Google Home smart speaker does not understand the question, though it, along with its Amazon Echo rival, could propel the smart home industry to mainstream acceptance.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 25, 2018, with the headline 'A slow welcome for smart homes'. Print Edition | Subscribe