Save your pennies if you want to adopt Nest’s sleek—yet limited—security offering.
Compatible with 98 percent of water meters, Flume 2 solidifies its place as one of the best ways to keep tabs on your water usage.
Today’s smart bulbs are brighter and easier to control than ever, but choosing the right one for your environment remains a challenge.
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.
Certified for use with Alexa and Xfinity Home, but decidedly unimpressive otherwise.
Keys are yesterday’s tech, your smart home needs a smart door lock.
This top-shelf smart lock commands a top-shelf price, but it's not the best choice for Android users.
Your home is only as smart as the hub that orchestrates everything behind the scenes. We help you choose the right system for your home-automation needs.
With real-world range of more than 300 feet indoors and 1,000-plus feet out, this LoRa-based hub works in situations where better-known technologies won’t.
This on/off plug ties in well with C by GE in-wall switches, bulbs, and other smart lighting products.
Even better, numerous C by GE products—smart bulbs, switches, and plugs—can work together, no matter what your wiring looks like.
But do motion sensing, light sensing, and dimmer features justify the hefty price tag?
Whether you’re motivated by water conservation, saving money, a drive to render every aspect of your home smart, or all the above, a smart irrigation controller will scratch that itch.
It’s not perfect, but the B-hyve XR is both flexible and reasonably priced.
Smart smoke and carbon monoxide detectors don’t just sound the alarm, they also alert your smart phone and more.
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