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.

8 Security Alarm Sensors for Your House

If you are considering including a security alarm in your house system and are unsure where to begin, here is a useful list of...

StickNFind Tracking Device Locates All Your Stuff

Keep track of all your valuables as well as your pets with the innovative StickNFind Tracking Device. The downloaded app will zero in on lost or misplaced items with a radar screen that uses Bluetooth 4.0 technology. StickNFind will let you tether and ...

ADT, Brinks Home Security and Other Options

Prior to 2009, Brinks Home Security was one of the most trusted providers of Home Security systems in the United States. Under a rebranding...

Automate Your Home with Nexia from Schlage

The Nexia home automation and security product line from Schlage gives you control over an expanding range of components, allowing you to monitor and...

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?

The Video Doorbell: Smart Door Solutions with Cams Included

In our world of smart devices, it's no surprise that doors are also getting more intelligent. We have a variety of smart door locks on the market, which can be remotely managed or tell when you are close and unlock. We also have a growing number of...

Vivint Sky: Next-Generation Smart Home Automation

Vivint has been dabbling in the home automation market for some time now with its security cameras and other simple DIY hardware that lets you control your locks, open your garage doors, and sense smoke or break-ins. Now Vivint Sky is preparing to upgrade

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

A Smart Home System Throwdown: Lowe’s Iris vs. AT&T Digital Life

With the Home Automation market continuing to make inroads into the consumer technology mainstream, many companies of all sizes are now getting into the game. Here is a look at two smart home systems from AT&T and Lowe's.

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.