Lutron Launches Alexa-Enabled Fan Speed Controller

#CES2019 – In the future when we walk into our homes, saying a single spoken word or phrase will turn on the lights, set the thermostat, turn on the TV, and our dinners will start cooking. That sounds like the home of the future, although for the most part, a lot of that is already possible if you’re willing to pay for it.


GE Launches New HomeKit Compatible Smart Bulbs And Wall Switches

#CES2019 – If you’re in the market for smart lighting systems, there are quite a few options to choose from. At CES 2019, GE unveiled new C by GE smart LED color bulbs as well as new smart wall switches that are compatible with Apple’s HomeKit platform, making it ideal for those looking to build up a collection of HomeKit compatible smart home devices.


Honeywell Announces New T9, T10 Pro Smart Thermostats

#CES2019 – If you’re looking to outfit your home with a smart thermostat, there are several options available in the market at the moment. At CES 2019, Honeywell has taken the wraps off two new smart thermostat systems in the form of the Honeywell T9 and T10 Pro, although it should be pointed out that these aren’t compatible with Apple’s HomeKit platform.


The Instant Pot Smart WiFi Will Now Support Google Assistant

There is a growing number of cooking gadgets and appliances that are becoming more connected than ever. For example there are several sous vide devices that can be controlled using a smartphone, so it’s not really a surprise to learn that the Instant Pot will now support Google Assistant.


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Belkin Debuts New And Redesigned Wemo In-Wall Smart Switches

#CES2019 – Smart bulbs are a fun way to get into making your home smart. With the ability to schedule your lights, make them flash, change the colors, it seems pretty straightforward. However it can be expensive to outfit your entire home with them, which is where smart switches come into play.


Moen’s Smart Showers Now Feature Google Assistant Integration

#CES2019 – Moen’s smart shower system has been evolving over the years since it was first introduced. Back in 2018 the company announced plans to upgrade its system to support Siri and Alexa, and now it looks like for 2019 at CES, the company has announced that the shower system will now support Google Assistant as well.


Netamo Announces Its HomeKit Compatible Smart Video Doorbell

#CES2019 – There are plenty of HomeKit compatible devices in the market today, but yet one category that is oddly missing would be the smart doorbell category. Earlier this month it was reported that a company called Robin Telecom could launch the first HomeKit compatible smart doorbell, but it appears that Netamo might have beatne them to the punch.


KitchenAid’s Smart Display Is Designed For The Kitchen

KitchenAid a brand that some of you might be familiar with. For those who aren’t, the company is best known for their kitchen appliances, particularly their stand mixers which are used by many as pastry chef around the world. Now it looks like the company has expanded into other kinds of electronics, such as launching its own brand of Smart Displays.


IKEA’s Smart Blinds Have Launched In Europe

IKEA’s interest in smart home devices isn’t a secret. The company has launched a variety of smart devices, such as smart plugs, smart lighting, and last year there were reports that IKEA was getting ready to launch their own smart blinds system as well. The good news for those who are looking for a somewhat affordable system, you’ll be pleased to learn that it has indeed launched.


ProLine Doorbell With HomeKit Support In The Works

When it comes to HomeKit compatible devices, there are many options available, ranging from smart lighting to smart locks. However oddly enough there aren’t any HomeKit compatible doorbell systems, despite devices from August and Ring being pretty popular. However could a HomeKit doorbell system be in the works?


LG Announces New Smart Clothes Storage System

We expected that there would be several smart home related announcements at CES 2019, and LG sure has not disappointed us. The company has recently taken the wraps off the LG Styler Black Tinted Mirror Glass Door, which is basically a smart clothes storage system that will feature integration with Google Assistant.


KOHLER Announces New Smart Products For The Bathroom

#CES2019 – These days we’re starting to see more smart products being announced for the home. Smart lighting, smart door locks, smart doorbells, smart security cameras, smart speakers, smart thermostats, well, you get the idea. If those sounds like things you wouldn’t mind adding to your home, KOHLER has you covered.


New, Redesigned August Smart Doorbell In The Works

If you weren’t particularly impressed with the design of August’s smart doorbell, then you’ll be pleased to learn that a new and redesigned upgrade could be in the works. This is according to a report from Zatz Not Funny who discovered that a potentially newly redesigned smart doorbell from August is being developed (or has already been developed).


Smart Speaker Test Finds Google Assistant To Be The Most Accurate

There are a variety of smart speakers in the market today, although for the most part it is dominated by the likes of Amazon and Google. Both companies have the advantage of having a large number of third-party companies adopting their tech, but does that mean that they are better?