Smart Appliances

Smart Appliances

For a couple decades, there wasn't much progress in the home appliance world. But now, these smart appliances that connect your oven, refrigerator or washer and dryer to the Internet through Wi-Fi connections can help you save money and have a more energy-efficient home. As home appliance companies begin to create more smart appliances, people will discover many more ways they're helped by technology.

The Age of the Smart Kitchen is Upon Us

If your house is equipped with an HA system, you can control lights, shades, thermostats, and even kitchen appliances no matter your location. We are entering the age of the smart kitchen.

ZigBee Home Delivers Automation

ZigBee Home h as been making home automation a possibility for homeowners for a little more than a decade. The ZigBee Alliance was created...

Top Smart Kitchen Gadgets Coming Soon

Thanks to the "Internet of Things," the dream of having a truly smart kitchen is finally coming true. Our article covers the top six kitchen gadgets that are coming soon, that will be fully connected and feature wireless connectivity and remote control

Lowe’s Iris Home Automation Kits

The Lowe's Iris home automation kit has hit the market. Of course, it's only available from Lowe's Home Improvement stores. You'll get all the...

HIRIS Brings Gesture Control to Wearables

Video games like XBox have had gesture control for a little while now. HIRIS brings it to a wearable and it's fantastic.The HIRIS Wearable Computer lets you use gestures to control smartphone apps. Let's wander over and check it out!

5 Smart Devices to Turn Your House into the “Internet of...

Headlines like to shout a lot about the "Internet of Things," but this simply refers to everyday devices that are using wireless Internet technology for greater customization and easier control. The Internet of Things has become a very interesting place,

Rachio Iro Smart Sprinkler Saves You Money on Outdoor Water Usage

The Rachio Iro Smart Sprinker provides automatic watering for all your vegetation that can be wirelessly controlled from the comfort of your smartphone. If you are looking for an intelligent sprinkler system ...

My Take on the New Pebble Smart Watch

There is a new Pebble smart watch on the market and it's one of the best available. The hype surrounding the Apple Watch has been tremendous while the release of the new Pebble Time has made relatively few ripples in the tech press.

Skydrop Smart Sprinkler Controller Improves Lawns

The Skydrop Smart Sprinkler Controller is an innovative product that harnesses the power of cloud technology. Skydrop does the work for you by monitoring and tracking weather conditions and making smart decisions...

Is Insteon a Reliable Automation System?

Insteon advertises its home automation and security product line as being more reliable than all others on the market. Most home automation systems utilize...