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.

Remote Control Cleaning

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Home Automation Makes Life Easier

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Outsmarted By LG’s Smart Refrigerator

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What if I told you you could analyze your own sleep patterns and get a better night's sleep? You can. Read how.

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Smart Light Bulbs Save Energy, Money

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The Age of the Smart Kitchen is Upon Us

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Is Insteon a Reliable Automation System?

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