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DCS-825L

D-Link DCS-825L baby monitor review: A strong camera with lots of features

Watch your baby sleep from your smartphone, tablet, or web browser whether you’re in the next room or out of the house with Dlink’s DCS-825L Wi-Fi baby monitor.

ren and stimpy

The Binge-Watch List: Ren and Stimpy take the Internet

If you heart the 90s, this fart-obsessed cat-and-dog duo needs to be in your Hulu Plus queue.

Samsung curved 4K TV at IFA

The TVs of CES: What a data-driven analysis tells us about 4K, display sizes, and more

Let's push past the razzle-dazzle of marketing speak, and tease out what real-life spec information can tell us about TV industry trends.

Logitech Harmony

Logitech opens its Harmony platform to connected-home product developers

Company announces an open API for its Harmony line, says it’s already working with IFTTT, UCIC, and “would like to extend access to a few others.”

xiaomiboxmini

Xiaomi's Mi Box Mini is a media streamer the size of a phone charger

Admire the $30 streaming video device for its impressive engineering, but don't hold your breath for a U.S. launch.

wavelength

Wavelength wants to make sharing digital movies as easy as sharing physical DVDs

Wavelength relies on a loophole in UltraViolet's terms to let you legally share your digital movies with others.

Cree LED connected light bulb

Cree jumps into the connected LED bulb market

The LED lighting pioneer adds ZigBee connectivity to its energy-efficient consumer lighting lineup without changing the bulb's basic industrial design.

HomePlug Ethernet adapters

The essential guide to buying a HomePlug Ethernet adapter (including 6 hands-on reviews)

HomePlug Ethernet adapters that use your home's electrical wiring are great supplements to Wi-Fi networks. We sort through all the iterations and review the top six models to help you find the right one.

ZyXEL PLA5405KIT

ZyXEL PLA5405KIT HomePlug adapter review: MIMO delivers the goods

Using both lines in an AC power line yields a significant boost in performance. ZyXEL is first, but the rest of the industry will get here soon.

Trendnet TPL408E2K

Trendnet TPL-408E2K HomePlug adapter review: Being skinny didn't make this adapter any slower

You often have to trade performance to achieve a thin form factor, but that's not the case here.

TP-Link TLPA6010KIT

TP-Link TL-PA6010KIT HomePlug adapter review: Very fast for HomePlug AV

Proprietary enhancements make this HomePlug AV adapter faster than most of its HomePlug AV2 competitors.

Netgear XAV5201

Netgear XAVB5201 HomePlug Ethernet adapter review: Squeezing better performance from an old standard

Netgear's power-line adapter uses an "enhanced" flavor of HomePlug AV, but its performance still trailed competitors based on the newer standards.

D-Link DHP600AV

D-Link DHP-601AV HomePlug Ethernet adapter review: On par price and performance

D-Link's power-line Ethernet adapter is a solid value, but no one feature sets sets it apart from the pack.