BT Home of the future - Intuitive homes

BT Home of the future

Utilising technology to make homes more intuitive

People’s lives are getting busier, therefore the home should be a place to relax. The Future Smart Home project looks at how technology can be utilised to make home life easier. The internet, in combination with the growing number of mobile devices, makes it possible to turn normal homes into smart homes.

Should we be able to control basic home functions remotely, such as heating and lighting? Do we physically need to unlock doors and order groceries, or can this be automated? Where are the boundaries and how is safety and privacy guaranteed throughout this process? Let’s find out!