CABA Information Series

IS-2005-16: The Digital Home: Is It Really Here? You're Kidding, Right?

The term "digital home," has become a seemingly boundless concept that has been expanded to include everything from Internet-connected refrigerators and talking toasters to robots that wash windows on command. Before we can engage in a meaningful dialogue about the nature of the "digital home," we need to define our terms. This paper from The Diffusion Group offers a definition and it also demonstrates that the demand for the digital home is reaching critical mass. Some recommendations for vendors focused on the growing market are also included.




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