The smart bulb from Belkin will be available in Germany at the end of november. We could test and draw the comparison to the popular Philips Hue now.
There is a lot that is unclear in the field of Home Automation. Are you supposed to write Smarthome or Smart Home? Which Standard is zappy enough and will really break through? And what is even available in Germany? After all, with time and mass, having to import devices is getting idle and expensive. It follows a hopefully helpful short overview from A to Z.