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Tips On How To Make Your Neighbors Envious Of Your Holiday Decorations

Tips On How To Make Your Neighbors Envious Of Your Holiday Decorations

Do you live on a block, where the neighbors like to compete to see who has the coolest holiday decorations? If so, you probably feel like Clark Griswold, with lots of mishaps and failures. Once you decide you have had enough, it may be time to start investing in Control4 Smart-Connected devices. These devices include… Continue reading »

Wink Announces The Upcoming Release Of Their New And Improved Smart Home Hub

Wink Announces The Upcoming Release Of Their New And Improved Smart Home Hub

Wink, a smart-connected platform was the idea of Nathan Smith, the current Chief Technology Officer for the company. Smith took his idea to the Quirky invention platform and raised around $20 million, but unfortunately the company struggled financially due to a security issue, involving the original Wink hub. In 2015, Wink was sold to Flextronics… Continue reading »

Amazon Echo Has Yet Another Competitor That May Just Be Worth Mentioning

Amazon Echo Has Yet Another Competitor That May Just Be Worth Mentioning

Amazon has seen much success with their Bluetooth speaker, Echo with voice-automated personal assistant, Alexa. Samsung is preparing to take on the Amazon Echo, by developing their very own voice-automated Bluetooth speaker. It is truly hard to beat the Echo, since it is continuously evolving and becoming more intelligent every day. This is still not… Continue reading »

Logitech Launches Its Own Smart Button Control – POP Home Switch

Logitech Launches Its Own Smart Button Control – POP Home Switch

Smart Technology is offering millions of consumers the luxury of hands-free control over their Home Automation devices. From remote control to voice-automated control, there is no end to the possibility of this technology. Logitech entered the Home Automation industry some time ago and has seen much success with the Circle Home Camera and Harmony remote… Continue reading »

Hook Offers The Most Affordable Home Automation Solution Yet

Hook Offers The Most Affordable Home Automation Solution Yet

There have been many successful and unsuccessful Kickstarter campaigns. One such campaign that was looked upon as the most affordable home automation solution, Hook has finally reached the fulfillment phase. According, to the Hack-a-Joe Labs team all Kickstarter preorders were shipped as of July 12. This news has been a long time coming for the… Continue reading »

Nokia Plans To Join The Smart Home Industry After The Decision To Purchase Withings

Nokia Plans To Join The Smart Home Industry After The Decision To Purchase Withings

The Nokia Corporation just announced this week that they are going to be entering the Smart Home industry. This comes after their decision to purchase Withings Company, a highly innovative fitness tracker manufacturer for $191 million. The Nokia Smart Home hub will allow consumers to quickly connect their Smart devices to the Internet. This single… Continue reading »

iDevices Thermostat Review

iDevices Thermostat Review

Your home is your domain and since you spend most of your time there, it should be comfortable in every aspect. Over the past several years, there have been great advances made in the home heating and air conditioning market. However, there has been nothing quite like the iDevices Thermostat. This is truly a great… Continue reading »

Rumors Reveal Apple’s Plan To Create Facial Recognition Technology For Smart Home Devices

Rumors Reveal Apple’s Plan To Create Facial Recognition Technology For Smart Home Devices

A recent leak reveals that Apple is currently working on its very own version of the popular Amazon Echo. However, Apple’s new innovative device is expected to be embedded with Facial Recognition Technology, according to rumors. Both, Amazon’s Echo and Apple’s rumored Smart speaker are focused on becoming a hub for third party home automated… Continue reading »

Netatmo Smart Home Weather Station Review

Netatmo Smart Home Weather Station Review

Individuals spend a good portion of their time inside his or her home. What most people do not realize is that the air inside their home could be 2 to 5 times more polluted than the outside air. Of course, there are tons of devices that measure and calculate the quality of the outdoor air,… Continue reading »

iDevices Outdoor Switch Review

iDevices Outdoor Switch Review

Every homeowner wants the outside of their home to look great. You spend hours on top of hours decorating, planting flowers, and putting up lights. Maybe you have a backyard area, where you like to gather friends and watch sporting events. Whatever the situation may be, you probably go out of your way to make… Continue reading »