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The Opcom Grow Wall in an extremely space-efficient hydroponic system that eschews soil entirely, and can accommodate up to 75 different plants, flowers or herbs.
WatchAir is a wireless smart antenna to view and record locally broadcasted live television within a 60-mile range on smartphones, tablets, streaming boxes, and other devices.
Years from now, we’ll look back at this product and decide that it was ahead of its time.
It’s effective enough, but a la carte pricing is really the only thing that sets this inexpensive DIY home security system apart from its competition.
This slow-dimming bulb may help some drift off to sleep, but it's too dim and expensive for us to recommend.
Today’s color-tunable bulbs are brighter and easier to control than ever, but choosing the right one for your environment remains a challenge.
The original LIFX bulb is one of our top picks. The LIFX+ packs LEDs that illuminate the area around it with infrared light even when the bulb is otherwise turned off.
But if you’re not already vested in that ecosystem, there are better outdoor security cameras.
This new iteration of D-Link's wide-angle Dropcam clone overcomes its predecessor's weaknesses.
The D-Link Wi-Fi Water Sensor's use of outlet power is a blessing and a curse.
The Honeywell Lyric Water Leak and Freeze Detector is the best standalone sensor you can get.
The SmartThings Water Leak Sensor is short on useful features, but it's inexpensive and plays nicely with other devices and services.
The Utilitech Water Leak Sensor is a cheap solution for Iris by Lowe's and Z-Wave hubs owners, but with some downsides.
The LeakSmart Sensor is pricey, but it's unique in offering an optional, straightforward means of remotely shutting off water in an emergency.
Insteon's Water Leak Sensor is cheap by the bunch, but lacks an internal alarm and other helpful features.
The Fibaro Flood Sensor has some neat bells and whistles for those with the right know-how.