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Plume’s Adaptive WiFi System Are Now Available For Purchase

12/05/2016, Earlier this year we reported on a gadget called Plume. These devices are basically pods that plug into your wall socket and when you plug many of them around your home, they essentially form a mesh network that blankets your entire home with WiFi, with...

The Gate Is A Smart Lock With A Built-In Camera

11/30/2016, With today’s increasingly connected world, it only makes sense that even our locks are getting smarter and connected as well. Now as far as smart locks are concerned, there are quite a few in the market today, but in case you wanted to take things to...

Philips Finally Adds iPad Support To Its Hue App

11/29/2016, For some reason and for the longest time ever, the Philips Hue app was not supported on the iPad. Instead the app was only supported on mobile devices, which meant that iPad users looking to control their Hue connected lights would have to rely on...

Electrolux Toys With The Idea Of An Uber For Laundry Machines

11/29/2016, The idea behind Uber is that anyone can become an Uber driver, meaning that unlike taxis where you’ll have to get a special license and pay for the taxi, Uber lets anyone with a car become a driver. This has blossomed into a huge business, much to the...

Kwikset’s Kevo Convert Now Available For Pre-Order

11/29/2016, In today’s increasingly connected world, smart locks are starting to find their way into more homes. There are plenty of players in the market today, such as Yale, August, and Samsung, just to name a few, but Kwikset is also a brand that could be of...

Neato’s Botvac Connected Can Be Controlled With Amazon’s Alexa

11/22/2016, Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant platform kind of came in under the radar. Amazon’s track record for their products seem a bit like a mixed bag, where some things work surprisingly well, like the Kindle Fire tablets, and some things fall flat on their...

Google Home Teardown Reveals It Is Easy To Fix

11/09/2016, A few days ago Google Home finally went on sale after having been unveiled during Google’s Pixel event. As usual the good folks over at iFixit did their thing where they took the device apart to see what makes it tick, and more importantly how easy is...

Samsung Officially Recalls 2.8 Million Of Its Washing Machines

11/04/2016, You might recall that back in September, we reported that some users were reporting that their Samsung-made washing machines were exploding. Samsung reassured customers back then that they were looking into it, and have suggested using a different cycle...

iHome’s SmartMonitor With HomeKit Support Is Now Shipping

11/03/2016, If you are looking to make your home “smarter”, there are a bunch of different gadgets in the market today that can do that. We have the Nest smart thermostat, we also have the Philips Hue smart light bulbs, we have smart locks, smart kettles, and so...

Researchers Use Drones To Hijack Smart Light Bulbs

11/03/2016, Smart light bulbs like those of the Philips Hue are pretty cool, right? They can change to different shades of colors at the touch of a button, turn on and off at different times of the day, or can be programmed to turn on or off when someone...

August Smart Lock Now Works With Apple’s ‘Home’ App

11/03/2016, There are a variety of smart locks available in the market today, but if there was one lock that was unique was the August Smart Lock (which we reviewed back in 2014). It is unique in the sense that installing it is a relatively painless experience...

Elgato Launches HomeKit-Enabled ‘Eve Motion’ Motion Sensor

11/03/2016, These days it is becoming more common for people to start outfitting their homes with smarter appliances. Apple has tried to capitalize on this by launching HomeKit, and with iOS 10 they have made it even easier for users to control HomeKit-enabled...