Amazon Unveils New Ring Security Cameras

Earlier this year Amazon announced that they would be acquiring smart doorbell maker Ring. For those unfamiliar with Ring, they created a smart doorbell that also comes with a built-in camera that allows users to see who is outside and control it via their smartphone via an accompanying app.


Amazon Echo Sub & Smart Plug Devices Leaked

A report from the other day suggested that Amazon has a bunch of new Echo/Alexa-enabled devices in the works. Now thanks to a couple of posts from Pocket-lint, at least two of the devices have been leaked in the form of the Amazon Echo Sub and also the Amazon Smart Plug.


Dyson Unveils Its New 360 Heurist Robot Vacuum

When it comes to robot vacuums, there are several in the market. In fact it wasn’t too long ago that iRobot unveiled its latest Roomba. However if you’re looking for alternatives to the Roomba, then maybe you might be interested in Dyson’s latest creation in the form of the 360 Heurist robot vacuum.


Google Home Is Now Asking For Verbal Feedback

Voice-based digital assistants still have a long way to go. While many of them seem to more or less function fine at the moment, improvements can obviously be made, such as being able to understand various accents from non-native English speakers, being able to understand natural language, and more.


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This Smart Mirror Puts A Personal Trainer In Your Home

We’ve seen how many household objects have been made smarter over the years. The humble mirror is one of them where we have seen how some companies such as Lenovo and HiSense create mirrors that have the ability to be more than just a mirror, and can display additional information like the weather, news, and more.


iRobot’s Roomba i7+ Will Be Able To Empty Its Own Trash

iRobot’s Roomba series of robotic vacuum cleaners are great for cleaning your home, particularly if you’re too lazy to do some yourself, or if you’re away you can even schedule it. However the downside is that you will still need to empty the Roomba yourself once everything has been completed.


Nanoleaf’s LED Panels Are Back And This Time They’re Square

#IFA18 – If you were to take a look at home office setups or desk setup videos on YouTube, many of them seem to run a common theme – LED ambient lighting. Most of the time the lights used are those from Philips’ Hue range, but for those looking for something different, you might have heard of Nanoleaf.


Mitte Is An Easy Way Of Making Mineralized Water In Your Own Home

#IFA18 – When it comes to drinking water, there are some who are perfectly fine drinking from the tap (assuming wherever you live has filtered tap water). However there are some who feel that even filtered tap water isn’t enough, and sometimes chooses to add another layer of filtering.


Eve Launches A Trio Of HomeKit Compatible Devices

#IFA 18 – Eve (formerly known as Elgato) has recently announced a trio of new HomeKit compatible devices. This comes in the form of a light switch, a light strip, and also a new power switch. The HomeKit compatibility means that users will be able to control them via the Home app, or through Siri on the iPhone, Mac computer, or the HomePod.


Philips Hue Will Support Siri Shortcuts This Fall

One of the new features of iOS 12 is the introduction of a new app called Siri Shortcuts. Essentially this is similar to Google Assistant’s Routines which allows users to create custom shortcuts for certain tasks that can be activated with a spoke phrase. We expect that most of iOS’ native features will be supported, but what about third-party support?


Lenovo’s Smart Home Essentials Turns Your Home Into A Smart Home

#IFA 18 – Years ago, the idea of coming home and turning on the lights and adjusting the thermostat using nothing but our voice seemed like something right out of a movie. However that future is here and we’re starting to see more companies hop on board the smart home bandwagon, with Lenovo being the latest to toss their hat into the ring with the launch of their Smart Home […]


Discover the Samsung Q900FN 85-inch 8K TV at IFA 2018

Samsung was teasing about new home electronics earlier this month, and just as we expected, Samsung is pushing 8K at IFA 2018. We’ve got all the available details, and it is literally big for U.S consumers. At CES, LG presented the first 88-inch 8K OLED TV.


IKEA Could Be Looking To Launch HomeKit Compatible Smart Plugs

Known for creating affordable and minimalistic furniture, IKEA has in recent times expanded on their offerings to keep up with the times. For example the company is now dabbling in smart speakers, and previously they also launched smart light bulbs that were compatible with Apple’s HomeKit platform.


New Philips Hue ‘Signe’ & ‘Play’ Lights Revealed

Ambient lighting is something that seems to be very popular these days, especially with smart lighting systems in which with an app and at a touch of a button, users can change the mood of the room in an instant. Philips is one of the main companies leading the charge with its Hue lighting system, and more recently they have unveiled new additions to the Hue lineup.