“CES showed me that Apple’s HomeKit is the platform that has legs and will more than likely be the core of any successful home automation solution,” Mark Reschke writes for T-GAAP.
“Recent rumors suggest that the next generation Apple TV will reveal it isn’t always about the TV, but also home automation. Apple TV may act as the home’s automation hub,” Reschke writes. “It makes a lot of sense and it destroys the up-front costs associated with so many start-ups looking to hock their costly hardware.”
Reschke writes, “For this T-GAAP-er, Apple’s HomeKit or not, I see little value in the rush to home automation.”
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