August’s WiFi smart lock hits all-time low of $183 at Amazon

  • January 20, 2021
August’s 4th-generation WiFi smart lock is one of its best yet, and now you can get it at a more affordable price. Amazon has discounted the silver model to $183.49, down from its usual $250 price. The black version is also on sale, but is only $14.6…

Kohler’s smart home upgrades include a mood-setting bath

  • January 9, 2021
Kohler is no stranger to smart bathroom tech, but it’s clearly adapting its products to deal with a pandemic-struck world. The company has introduced several new devices headlined by the Stillness Bath, a tech-enhanced tub inspired by Japanese forest…

Decorate your home with affordable, museum-quality wall art

  • November 23, 2020
Quarantine restrictions make us spend a lot more time at home these days. Chances are you’ve upgraded your home office to be better suited for remote work in the meantime. However, have you put any thought into your home itself? After all, your home…

Amazon makes it easier to link smart home devices to Alexa

  • November 10, 2020
Amazon is making it easier for you to connect devices to your Alexa ecosystem with its latest feature. When Device Discovery is enabled on your Alexa app, you can go to the More section then Add a Device. You’ll see products on your WiFi network that…

This lightweight cordless vacuum is now 42 percent off

  • October 24, 2020
At the end-of-the-day, no one wants to vacuum voluntarily. Regardless, it needs to get done. That’s where the Jashen V18 350W Cordless Vacuum Cleaner comes into play—no more struggling with annoying cables or hard to maneuver machines. The Jashen fea…

Wink’s smart home platform faces a days-long outage

  • September 12, 2020
Wink’s switch to a subscription service for its smart home platform hasn’t had the best start. The company has confirmed reports (via Android Police and The Verge) of a wide-ranging outage affecting its services, including integration with Amazon Ale…

Arlo Video Doorbell now takes commands from Google Assistant

  • May 31, 2020
You no longer have to live in an Amazon-focused household for Arlo’s Video Doorbell to make the most sense. Arlo has introduced Google Assistant support to deliver notifications and send commands. If you’re worried about the ruckus outside, you can a…

Grab a Google Nest WiFi 3-pack with a Home speaker for $300 at HSN

  • May 31, 2020
It might be particularly easy to re-do your home wireless network. HSN is running a deal that bundles a Google Nest WiFi 3-pack with the original Home speaker for $300 — not bad when the mesh router kit often costs more by itself. Given that the two…