When paired with an Echo smart speaker and a Fire TV device, this infrared transmitter can send command signals to your TV, soundbar, A/V receiver, or set-top box.
HDMI and DisplayPort are both capable of sending high-definition video and high-res audio from a source to a display. We compare their feature sets and typical use scenarios.
Lutron’s solution is more proprietary than many, but the compatibility trade-off is worth it.
With models based on Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, and others to come, we’ll help you find just the right model.
Want to set your house apart from the other smart homes in the neighborhood? Consider investing in smart window coverings.
Smart bulbs with exposed filaments are the hot new smart home trend. TP-Link Kasa Smart LED bulbs want in on the action.
Do you really need a stand-alone outdoor motion sensor when all of Ring’s outdoor lighting products have one built in?
Google is switching from per-device pricing to a whole-home service plan.
This mesh router’s satellites, dubbed Points, house Nest Mini smart speakers.
Few elements of your home’s infrastructure have a bigger impact on your tech life. We recommend mesh Wi-Fi routers for most people, and we’ll help you find just the right one for your needs.
Samsung blends a great smart home hub with an average wireless mesh router.
Increasingly sensitive to criticism of its privacy practices, Amazon leaves a microphone out of this child-oriented smart lamp.
These truly wireless headphones literally put Alexa in your head.
Amazon is finally building a higher-quality smart speaker—one that will give Sonos heartburn.
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