The Next Money-Making Tech Frontier: Your Home
Technology companies have done a pretty good job recently in making money hand-over-fist for things you can fit in a purse.
The next frontier is...well, a bit bigger.
The phrase "three screens" - phone, laptop, TV - gets tossed around quite a bit, but we never focus on that third one as much. Sure, Google TV and Apple TV and a multimedia-friendly Microsoft Xbox exist, but they haven't captured our attention in quite the same way as, say, a smartphone.
That's changing quickly.
Market research firm Infonetics expects consumers worldwide