Smart Home

Smart Home

An automated home can help do several things for you and your family. A Smart Home will protect you by keeping you notified with a great Home Security system. Or you'll be able to turn on and off appliances and lights with timers, and with mobile apps on your smartphones or tablets. Your air conditioning and heating can also be controlled, with a thermostat that's connected to Wi-Fi also. Getting your house outfitted as a Smart Home is a great way to save money, keep your home energy efficient, and protect your family and property.

Mophie’s Apple Watch Charger Is a Cut Above

This Apple Watch charger unit from Mophie is cool. It's attractive and stylish and displays your Apple Watch for all to see as it charges. However, Mophie is a treasure-trove of mobile device accessories to fit every need. I was reading a press release...

Introducing Lyric Home Security from Honeywell

Lyric Home Security from Honeywell will hit them market soon near you, if it hasn't already. Honeywell is a well-known company that makes a variety of things you may or may not be ...

The Best Apple Watch Features: 5 Top Choices

It's no surprise that the Apple Watch has launched with literally thousands of apps available from a variety of different companies – but the best Apple Watch feature options remain its native apps and functionality, the software that Apple has been ...

Can a Bluetooth Cooking Thermometer Make You a Better Cook?

A Bluetooth cooking thermometer won't turn you from a mediocre player in the kitchen to a world-class chef. However, there are quite a few ways that one can help you be a better cook. I can think of numerous ways and times/dishes that one of these ...

Is the New LG Smart Watch for You?

The new LG smart watch has debuted. It's called the Urbane. Reviews for it are mixed, but mostly positive. Of course, no matter how awesome a product is, there's almost no way that there won't be shortcomings and detractors.

Lowe’s Iris Smart Home System: Affordable, Hub-Based Automation

When Iris first came out, it was a small little device from Lowe's in a relatively new smart device market – a curiosity more than anything else. Now that the Iris smart home system has developed into a fully-fledged suite of home automation devices...

Home Security Showdown: Vivint vs ADT — Which is Better?

Vivint vs ADT, which Home Security system should you get and why? One of my friends and his wife are expecting their first child soon and they need to know

Keen Home’s New Smart Vent System Makes Heating and Cooling Easier

A brief overview of the new Smart Vent from Keen Home, providing details on this latest smart home accessory that uses the Internet of Things (IoT) technology and smart sensors to recirculate the air in homes to lower heating and cooling costs.

Smart Watch Reviews Reveal Apple Watch’s Early Dominance

With a variety of positive smart watch reviews now available, you may be wondering whether or not a smart watch works as another device suitable for controlling your own digital smart home. Apple Watch or Android Wear -- what makes the most sense?

Internet Security More Important For the Digital Smart Home

It's great to keep an eye on your house remotely using a video camera over the Internet, but are you hurting your Internet security, by creating an easy pathway for cyber criminals looking to hack into your home?