Smart home archive

How to create your own Alexa alarm clock

Use your Amazon assistant to wake up the way you want.
June 25, 2018

How to add Ikea Trådfri lights to Philips Hue

Control your Trådfri bulbs from one place - Philips Hue bridge.
June 22, 2018

Smart air conditioners — a buyer’s guide

Keep your smart home at the right temperature without even getting up — or being in the house at all.
June 7, 2018

Zigbee vs Z Wave: Which is best for your smart home?

We look at the pros and cons of the two leading smart home wireless protocols.
June 6, 2018

Lifx vs. Hue: your guide to the best smart lighting

Which smart light will you choose?
June 5, 2018

The best smart bathroom tech you can buy today

Your bathroom is one of the most important rooms in your home. Outfitting it with the latest smart tech helps keep your life on track, and your bathroom smarter and cleaner. Here's some ...
May 29, 2018

The Best Apple HomeKit devices you can buy today

HomeKit is Apple's home control/automation interface, and it's quite nice. If you're looking to build a smarthome, HomeKit is a good place to start. To that end, here's our list of the ...
May 21, 2018

Keep an eye on Fido with these best pet smart home cameras

To much dismay, we have to leave our furry friends at home during the day so we can go make a living. If you hate that separation, or if your pet does, check out our list of the best ...
May 15, 2018

Alexa is coming preinstalled on all new Lennar homes

I've always dreamed of a Cortana-powered home, but Amazon is beating Microsoft to the punch.
May 14, 2018

The best smart home kits available today

The best ways to start setting up your new smart home.
May 11, 2018

Smart bulbs with integrated speakers: are they worth your money?

You've heard of smart bulbs, you've heard of smart speakers. But what about smart bulbs with speakers? Are they worth the money?
April 26, 2018

Nest’s first video doorbell, the Nest Hello, is now available

There's also a new connected lock and a temperature sensor to keep every room in your home comfy.
March 16, 2018
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