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.

Water Heater Automation: Ready for Smarter Water?

Water heaters are strange beasts in the world of home automation: They tend to rely on older sensors and plumbing to work, making it difficult to give them smart features. But the market is starting to change that with water heater automation products ...

Remote Control Cleaning

I'm lazy. Ask anyone. It's particularly apparent when it comes to organizing my room and cleaning. One year out of college, I have other things...

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...

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.

Lono Smart Sprinkler System Keeps Plants Happy, Saves Money

If you are looking for a smart sprinkler system that will nourish your plants and lawn while saving you money at the same time, then Lono is the answer. The smart sprinkler provides...

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...

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!

Wake Smart Alarm Wakes You Up Without Disturbing Your Partner

Don't you hate being awakened in the middle of your dreams by the sound of your partner's alarm going off? Thankfully, this annoying occurrence will soon become a thing of the past with the perfect smart home accessory, the Wakē smart alarm clock.

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 ...

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...