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.

Bring Smart Projects to Life with MESHKit

Smart projects let you use your imagination to create new and innovative toys, tools, and applications. I've mentioned a few smart home applications, devices, and protocols with which the sky's the limit as far as what you can come up with...

Unified Threat Management — Now for your Digital Smart Home

Unified Threat Management -- better known as UTM -- is an overall term for an enterprise level Internet security solution currently leveraged by businesses. The growth of the Internet of Things is now making UTM a possibility for the home network.

Supercharge Your Digital Smart Home with IFTTT

If you want to get the most out of your burgeoning digital smart home or your online life in general, you need to check out IFTTT. It's a web service that allows you to link other web services through the use a small, simple programs called recipes.

Control 4 Offers More Home Automation Options

Control 4 has been offering personalized home automation solutions since 2003. In the years since then, they've expanded from just a few very basic...

Home Automation Makes Life Easier

The move to home automation is in full swing. It started slowly, a little over a decade and a half ago, with a few...

Sengled Smart LED Lights Help Save on Your Electric Bill

Smart LED lights are a great way to reduce your energy consumption and save some money for other uses. We saw this market segment take off last year. Sengled was a standout at CES 2015, with their entry into this market segment. However, they've been ...

Home Automation Controller: Is the Apple Watch the New Frontier?

If you've already made an investment in building a digital smart home at your residence, the Apple Watch might end up being a great Home Automation controller. Let's take a closer look.

Peace of Mind with Lifeshield Security

LifeShield Security started in 2002, but since then, this new kid on the block has really started to shine. They offer some of the...

Insteon Home Automation Systems Manage Today’s Smart Home

It seems like 2015 may be the year that home automation truly takes off in the mainstream. For those looking for a reputable company for their digital smart home, an Insteon home automation system is worthy of further exploration.

A Hard Look at Archos Smart Home

A Hard Look at Archos Smart Home The verdict on Archos Smart Home is in and it's mixed. Although there are some things about the system that set it apart from the competition in the smart home niche, not all of them are good. The smart home market...