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Amazon’s $200 Echo Link is ready with streaming music for your hi-fi

2018-12-14T01:42:00+00:00

If you've bought into Amazon's ecosystem of smart home features and you have a high-end audio system, then the Echo Link is intended to bring those worlds together. Announced earlier this year alongside devices like the Echo Sub and Fire TV Recast, i...

Amazon’s $200 Echo Link is ready with streaming music for your hi-fi2018-12-14T01:42:00+00:00

Alexa can wake up more of your smart home devices

2018-11-18T03:45:00+00:00

You can certainly use Amazon's Alexa to turn on some devices, but that support is frequently limited. What if a device is in a low-power state and won't respond to your hue and cry? Amazon now has a solution. It recently added a "wake-on-LAN" contr...

Alexa can wake up more of your smart home devices2018-11-18T03:45:00+00:00

Hive takes its classy Home View security camera outdoors

2018-10-29T13:22:00+00:00

Stylish isn't the first word that springs to mind when you think of connected security cameras. But Hive is striving to change that by adopting the style and substance route pioneered by Alphabet's Nest. The UK-based smart home company's latest devic...

Hive takes its classy Home View security camera outdoors2018-10-29T13:22:00+00:00

Google Home Hub review: A more personal smart display

2018-10-22T11:00:00+00:00

Google debuted its take on the smart display earlier this year with a slew of Echo Show rivals. This is, after all, the Google way. As it did with Android, Google created the ecosystem and then partnered with third-party companies like Lenovo and...

Google Home Hub review: A more personal smart display2018-10-22T11:00:00+00:00

Amazon fixes security flaws allowing smart home hijacks

2018-10-21T07:54:00+00:00

Some smart home device owners may have dodged a bullet. Amazon recently patched 13 security flaws in an operating system for the Internet of Things, FreeRTOS, as well as Amazon Web Services connection modules. The holes let intruders crash devices,...

Amazon fixes security flaws allowing smart home hijacks2018-10-21T07:54:00+00:00

Facebook’s confusion about its Portal camera is concerning

2018-10-18T19:35:00+00:00

Facebook couldn't have picked a worse time to introduce Portal, a camera-equipped smart display designed to make video chatting in your home easier. And, if the rumors are true, the company is reportedly also preparing to launch a video chat camera f...

Facebook’s confusion about its Portal camera is concerning2018-10-18T19:35:00+00:00

Google’s revamped Home app puts all of your devices in one place

2018-10-09T22:34:00+00:00

Google not only offered the Home Hub to connected households at its Pixel 3 event but also had a new version of the Home app for your phone. The revamped Android and iOS software promises both a much more organized approach to smart home control and...

Google’s revamped Home app puts all of your devices in one place2018-10-09T22:34:00+00:00

Samsung found a new smart home evangelist in ‘Family Guy’

2018-08-31T13:46:00+00:00

Samsung gives me smart home fatigue. Enough about Smart Things, enough about how a thousands-of-dollars TV can connect to a new thousand-dollar fridge or washing machine. Enough beautiful families showcasing features in beautiful houses that I can on...

Samsung found a new smart home evangelist in ‘Family Guy’2018-08-31T13:46:00+00:00

Domestic abusers are exploiting smart home devices

2018-06-24T21:03:00+00:00

Smart home devices are supposed to make life easier, but it's now apparent that their convenience carries unintended consequences for domestic abuse survivors. The New York Times has conducted interviews showing that abusers are exploiting smart spe...

Domestic abusers are exploiting smart home devices2018-06-24T21:03:00+00:00

Ring doorbell flaw lets others watch after password changes

2018-05-13T01:00:00+00:00

You'd expect a smart doorbell to instantly boot out everyone the moment you change your password, but that isn't necessarily the case. The Information has learned that the app for Ring's video doorbell wasn't forcing users to sign-in after password...

Ring doorbell flaw lets others watch after password changes2018-05-13T01:00:00+00:00

Xiaomi’s smart home devices now work with Google Assistant

2018-05-11T19:42:00+00:00

Xiaomi has had a hard time gaining traction with US customers. To help sidestep that, the Chinese company is prepping the runway for (hopeful) domestic success by adding Google Assistant tech to its smart home devices, 9to5Google spotted. Meaning tha...

Xiaomi’s smart home devices now work with Google Assistant2018-05-11T19:42:00+00:00

The best Alexa-compatible smart-home devices for Amazon Echo

2018-02-02T19:30:00+00:00

By Rachel Cericola This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full ar...

The best Alexa-compatible smart-home devices for Amazon Echo2018-02-02T19:30:00+00:00

Lenovo’s robust lineup of new devices sets the stage for 2018

2018-01-11T19:15:00+00:00

A standalone Google Daydream VR headset. One of the first Google Smart Displays. An eSIM-ready convertible. Those are just a few of the products Lenovo launched here at CES 2018, and the year's only just beginning. We spoke with the company's directo...

Lenovo’s robust lineup of new devices sets the stage for 20182018-01-11T19:15:00+00:00

Hive’s new home monitoring camera isn’t bound to its base

2018-01-04T08:00:00+00:00

Hive is a relatively well-known smart home brand in the UK. It all started with a connected thermostat released back in 2013, endorsed by nationwide utility provider British Gas. Not long after that seal of approval, British Gas acquired the company...

Hive’s new home monitoring camera isn’t bound to its base2018-01-04T08:00:00+00:00

GE’s latest smart lighting includes Alexa and HomeKit options

2018-01-02T05:01:00+00:00

Creating a smart home can be a complicated affair, with a ton of options available to add voice-control and automation to your lights, window coverings, thermostats and more. GE wants to simplify your options (with its own branded products, of course...

GE’s latest smart lighting includes Alexa and HomeKit options2018-01-02T05:01:00+00:00

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