Get Rid of Unwanted Wifi Dead Spots, Build a Cheap LED Smart Lighting System, and More


This is quite a menagerie this week. We have coming soon tech and tech that isn’t dead, to our new podcast! Check it out in Five for Wednesday!

  1. Eero is a new company that is selling routers that create wifi mesh networks. This could be big for the connected home. Pre-order 1 for $129 or 3 for $299. Find out more on The Next Web.
  2. Google Glass isn’t dead. Wired profiles some uses in the medical industry. Could it have life in real estate still? It’s possible!
  3. Solar Thermal Magazine has 7 things you can do to increase energy efficiency in your home. A smart thermstat is listed last. Building Sciences FTW!
  4. The Wink Hub and Cree’s $15 (!?!) LED connected light bulbs can get you a smart lighting system on the cheap. Check it out at Android Central.
  5. From the Shameless Promotions Division of CRT  – We have a new podcast. Called ‘A Look Ahead’, it aims to educate members on emerging technologies and tools that could affect the industry. Check out our first episode.

That’s it for this week. Let us know if you have other things you think we should add in the comments below. Listen to the podcast here

Chad Curry

Managing Director for the Center for REALTOR® Technology. Working to improve the value proposition to our members through our web properties and mobile space.

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  1. Bobbi Howe

    The link for item #1 takes you to item #2. Link, please?

  2. Greg Stinton

    Bobbi, the post has been updated with the correct link. In any case, the link you’re looking for is here