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.

Try a Home Automation Hub for Your Smart Home

As the prices for HA-ready appliances and devices continue to drop, many of you are thinking a smart home might be in your future. Consider implementing a home automation hub for the best experience.

Petcube: The Happy Pet Solution

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Taking a Look at the Smart Door Lock from Goji

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Reduce Energy Consumption Using Technology

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Mophie’s Apple Watch Charger Is a Cut Above

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7 Great Wireless Lighting Solutions for Any Room

Light switches are stuck in the past: Wireless lighting is the future. The goal of the latest wireless light brands is to create a system of lights throughout your house that you can turn on or off with the nearest mobile device – usually your tablet or s

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Introducing the Kairos Smartwatch Band

Would you wear a smartwatch band? That's a good question. I've liked the smartwatches I've seen from a functionality standpoint. Aesthetics are something else altogether. Most of the ones I've seen up close so far are clunky...

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New Comcast Plans and the Exciting Convergence of Services

The new Comcast diversification may actually increase competition among service providers and give buyers more interesting package options.