The days when you could regulate the temperature of your living space by simply adding another briquette are definitely over. Sophisticated heating programs and temperature profiles need a contemporary interface. "I want to have it warm in the morning and in the evening, except on Tuesday, when I'm in training in the evening" - and what happens during the vacations?
Industrial control systems have long since created contemporary user interfaces for interacting with the machine, thanks to the use of touch technology. PCAP (Projected Capacitive Touchscreen) technology in particular, which has become widely accepted since the advent of smartphones, is promising, as it allows the front of the device to be designed with glass and metal.
Note: This whitepaper is in german.