Martyn WilliamsSenior Correspondent, TechHive

Martyn Williams covers technology news in text and video for PC World, Macworld and TechHive and is based in San Francisco. He previously worked for IDG News Service as a correspondent in San Francisco and Tokyo and has reported on technology news from across Asia and Europe.

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iHome's iGV1 alarm clock packs Google Assistant

Voice control comes to the bedside alarm clock.

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Netatmo's Facebook chatbot lets you interact with your smart home

Netatmo has a new way to communicate with smart home devices: a Facebook chatbot that will take your orders and answer your questions.

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NuTone Knock video doorbell review: This doorbell cam is missing some key features

This video doorbell isn't as sophisticated as the superior and similarly priced Ring Video Doorbell 2.

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What is Next Gen TV and when will it launch?

Next-generation TV is coming soon.

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BTV brings local TV to your phone and desktop for free

There's a new way to watch local TV on your PC or smartphone—for free. Didja, a Silicon Valley-based company, is taking over-the-air TV channels and packaging them for streaming to a smartphone app.

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The FCC gives 4K, next-gen TV the green light

The Federal Communications Commission has approved plans for the launch of next-generation TV broadcasting that could include 4K programming, improved interactive services and greater targeted advertising.

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Phoenix will be first to get next-gen TV

TV viewers in Phoenix will be the first in the country to experience next-generation television broadcasting that promises more channels, better signal quality, and support for 4K video.

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You should use a TV antenna, even if you have cable. Here's why

TV antennas aren't just for cord-cutters. Even if you have cable or satellite, an antenna will deliver a better picture to your big-screen TV.

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LTE filters for TV antennas: What they are and do you need one?

Cellular signals on frequencies adjacent to the ones used for TV broadcasts can interfere with TV reception. An inexpensive filter can fix the problem.

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How to choose a TV antenna

Attention cord cutters: This in-depth guide to HDTV antenna tech will help you find just the right model for tuning in free over-the-air broadcasts.

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ClearStream TV review: This digital TV tuner lets you pause and rewind live TV

And an onboard Wi-Fi adapter lets you stream live TV to any streaming box or mobile device on your home network.

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Nest Hello is the company's first video doorbell

Nest previewed a new video door bell coming in 2018, in addition to its Nest Secure home-security system and Nest Cam IQ Outdoor security camera.

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Nest beefs up its outdoor security camera lineup with the Nest Cam IQ Outdoor

The Nest Cam IQ Outdoor is smarter than its predecessor and much more difficult to pull off a wall.

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Nest jumps into home security with Nest Secure

Nest is hoping to revolutionize home security with Nest Secure, a smart security system that offers several advantages over conventional systems.

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Homekit support is coming to Netatmo's Welcome and Presence cameras

The indoor and outdoor home security cameras will be compatible with HomeKit by the end of 2017.