Magdalena PetrovaVideo Correspondent, IDG News Service

Magdalena Petrova is a Video Correspondent covering daily tech news for IDG News Service and is based in San Francisco.

LG Hub Robot Mini

LG's cute little Hub Robot bosses your smart appliances around

The Hub Robot links to LG smart appliances and uses Amazon Alexa voice recognition to perform tasks such as starting your robotic vacuum.

Google Home

Google Home: the good, the bad, and the potential

Google Home launched to consumers in November, but many journalists got a sneak peek. Here's what they thought.

Lampix

This smart light is bright: It turns any surface into an interactive display

Lampix looks like a regular lamp, but using a Raspberry Pi 3, camera, and projector, it can make most flat surfaces interactive.

PicoBrew

Pico can brew craft beers right in your kitchen

Pico is an automated brewing machine that can recreate your favorite beer