The residential automation seems to be one more of the characteristics from the influence of new media in the domestic daily. The research .Habitation and New Medias: Equipment and its uses in contemporary dwelling. searched to understand the situation of the residential automation in Brazil, looking for indications of transformations in the space of the habitation contemporary and in the society.s ways of life, establishing a critical vision on the technological euphoria and new happened paradigms of the conceptual universe of the virtuality.