Video: Will smart home devices fuel the fixture debate?

This trend may be more complicated than you think
  • Every appliance will soon have a connection to the Internet, from chandeliers to bathroom scales. So what's a fixture and what isn't?

Smart homes are at a tipping point. Is having a “smart home” a trend sought after by only first adopters and gadget-fiends? Or, is the rise of connected home systems a legitimate precursor to the way we’ll all be living by the end of the decade?