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Survey Finds That Smart Speaker Satisfaction Is At 89%

02/21/2018, Smart speakers appear to be the trend these days and we’ve seen many major tech companies try their hand at it, such as Google with the Google Home and more recently Apple with the HomePod, although admittedly this is all thanks to Amazon who helped...

Arlo Baby Monitor Updated With HomeKit Support

02/21/2018, Last year at CES 2017, Netgear launched their Arlo Baby Monitor which allows parents to monitor their kids remotely via a camera. However if you’re looking to make your home a “smarter” one, you might be interested to learn that Netgear has released...

Nest Cam IQ Indoor Updated With Google Assistant Support

02/21/2018, As you know Google owns Nest, and recently the company announced that they would be merging Nest with their hardware team. However it looks like it didn’t take too long for Nest to start reaping some of the benefits of being part of Google’s hardware...


Successor To The $20 WyzeCam Launched, Still Maintains Its Price

02/19/2018, Last year a home security camera called the WyzeCam was launched and while such devices are a dime a dozen, what set it apart from the competition, such as the Nest Cam, is its price where it was priced at an insanely affordable price tag of $20. The good...

Canary’s Home Security System Now Works With Alexa

02/13/2018, These days it’s become increasingly common to find more connected household objects work with digital assistant systems like Amazon’s Alexa and Google Home. The good news is that if you are using Canary’s home security system, you’ll be interested...

Nest To Merge With Google’s Hardware Team

02/07/2018, Several years ago, Google acquired Nest, a company that specialized in smart and connected home devices like thermostats, smoke detectors, and so on. For the most part Nest and Google existed separate of each other, where they each did their own thing....

Google Assistant Can Now Control Smart Locks Natively

01/18/2018, Being able to control your connected appliances through Google Home/Google Assistant isn’t exactly a new feature. However for some devices, you had to specifically mention the brand, meaning that in a way Google Assistant acts as a middle person to...

Google Home Max Reportedly Killing Some WiFi Networks

01/12/2018, It seems that some Google Home Max owners are running into some trouble with their devices when it is connected to their WiFi network. According to the reports which were posted onto the Google Product Forums, it seems that for some users, the Home Max is...

Fibaro Controls All Your HomeKit Devices With A Single Button

01/10/2018, Thanks to frameworks like HomeKit, smart appliances that integrate HomeKit can at least be unified to a certain extent, and also allowing them to work together at the same thing and can be controlled via the Home app on iOS devices. However if you’d...

Elgato Unveils Eve Room, Eve Button HomeKit Compatible Devices

01/09/2018, [CES 2018] If you’re looking for a way to make your home smarter and more informative without it looking too obvious, Elgato might have the solution for you in the form of two newly-announced devices: the Eve Room and the Eve Button, both of which have...

Razer Teams Up With Philips For Game-Activated Hue Lights

01/09/2018, [CES 2018] Pretty much all of Razer’s gaming accessories and peripherals come with lights built into them, which the company has then sent into overdrive with the Chroma-enabled devices. Now if you’re looking to truly complete your LED-filled gaming...

The Nokia Sleep Sensor Can Help Control Your Smart Home

01/09/2018, [CES 2018] In the future it is possible that we could be living in such an autonomous era where when we wake up, things just happen. However that future might not be too far off, thanks to Nokia who recently unveiled the Nokia Sleep sensor at CES 2018, a...

Canary’s Security Camera Updated With Package Detection Feature

01/08/2018, [CES 2018] There are various home security cameras that are available in the market today, and Canary is one of the companies that offers up similar products. Now if you do own a Canary home security camera, you might be pleased to learn that at CES 2018,...