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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.

The Smart House

The 6 best (and 4 worst) smart-home products we saw at CES 2015

CES was the year of the connected home, but that doesn't mean every product we saw on the show floor deserves a gold star.

Ultraflix menu

Ultraflix wants to become the Netflix of the 4K generation

Ultraflix is busy licensing as much 4K content as it can for streaming rental, and even will convert old films in return for the 4K rights.

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The coolest headphones of CES 2015

This year’s crop of headphones are multi-taskers.

Sengled Bulbs

Sengled’s smart bulbs are multi-taskers

These light bulbs are much more than just sources of light.

AT at CES 2015

ADT to add IFTTT support and voice-recognition to its Pulse home-control/security system

Home-security provider touts the advantage of central-office monitoring versus simply “looking in” to make sure everything at home is as it should be.

Holi SleepCompanion

Smart lighting products from Holi help you party harder and then sleep sounder

The technology in Holi’s SmartLamp and Sleepcompanion was tested by astronauts aboard the International Space Station.

Denon HEOS speakers

Denon’s HEOS multi-room audio system climbs on the Google Cast bandwagon

These self-powered speakers can handle Cast for Audio streams right out of the box.

nubryte energy tracker

Lucis targets smart-home DIYers with its NuBryte lighting-control hub

This panel looks and performs like the controllers the pros put in, but it’s designed so that anyone can install it.

First Alert Onlink

First Alert delivers a connected-home portfolio with a personal twist: A smartwatch

The Onelink series includes everything from smoke detectors that talk to a Wi-Fi safe you unlock with your smartphone, so why is none of it integrated?