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Apple Watch Home Automation is Fun with PEQ

With many traditional Home Security and HA firms getting in the Home Automation game, one upstart is garnering a lot of buzz for their innovative solution with a clean user interface. PEQ is something worth checking out if you are in the HA market.

Oomi Smart Home Lets You Simplify Your Life

Oomi Smart Home is the simplest and quickest home automation/security product I've seen to date. Although simply and easy to install, the level of control given is comparable to much more expensive and hard to use systems.

Introducing Lyric Home Security from Honeywell

Lyric Home Security from Honeywell will hit them market soon near you, if it hasn't already. Honeywell is a well-known company that makes a variety of things you may or may not be ...

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 ...

Can a Bluetooth Cooking Thermometer Make You a Better Cook?

A Bluetooth cooking thermometer won't turn you from a mediocre player in the kitchen to a world-class chef. However, there are quite a few ways that one can help you be a better cook. I can think of numerous ways and times/dishes that one of these ...

Lowe’s Iris Smart Home System: Affordable, Hub-Based Automation

When Iris first came out, it was a small little device from Lowe's in a relatively new smart device market – a curiosity more than anything else. Now that the Iris smart home system has developed into a fully-fledged suite of home automation devices...

Home Security Showdown: Vivint vs ADT — Which is Better?

Vivint vs ADT, which Home Security system should you get and why? One of my friends and his wife are expecting their first child soon and they need to know

Keen Home’s New Smart Vent System Makes Heating and Cooling Easier

A brief overview of the new Smart Vent from Keen Home, providing details on this latest smart home accessory that uses the Internet of Things (IoT) technology and smart sensors to recirculate the air in homes to lower heating and cooling costs.

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?

Apple Home Kit: Your Best Chance at an iOS Smart Home

What is Apple Home Kit and what does it mean for the smart home? A whole lot, if you're an iOS user. Here are the details you need to know. HomeKit is Apple's answer to the smart home revolution. It is not a single device...