This toggle button is surprisingly capable, but it can’t control other smart lighting systems.
While hampered by buggy setup and a high price tag, Eve enthusiasts may find this device worth a look.
With models from Lutron, Wemo, Leviton, iDevices, and others, it can be difficult to know which easy and inexpensive device is best for controlling the lamps and small appliances in your smart home. We’ll help you find the right one.
With a crack fingerprint reader and a capable app, this smart lock ultimately overcomes its setup difficulties.
Keys are yesterday’s tech, your smart home needs a smart door lock.
Today’s smart bulbs are brighter and easier to control than ever, but choosing the right one for your environment remains a challenge.
These smart dimmers and smart plugs are HomeKit compatible, but you can control any of them with Alexa and Google Assistant, too.
The bulbs are fine, but the Wiz Connected app isn’t nearly as polished as its Philips Hue stablemate.
Want eight colors from your lamp—at the same time? LIFX has you covered.
This inexpensive but barebones smart lock merits a look by the SimpliSafe set.
This $8 smart bulb is tough to beat, unless you're looking for a smart home product with a broader ecosystem that includes full-spectrum color bulbs and other devices, akin to Philips Hue.
Here’s a textbook case of how not to build a smart home product.
Your home is only as smart as the hub that orchestrates everything behind the scenes. Whether you want a generalist automation kit or a security-savvy alarm system, these DIY tools are the best of the bunch.
These two also-ran smart-home products form a mediocre bundle.
Like Braumm's Wi-Fi smart plug, there's absolutely nothing sophisticated about the Braumm S111 in-wall smart switch, but it is supremely inexpensive.
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