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NewsWith new fonts, new article templates, and a fresh new home page, TechHive has a brand new look. But our commitment to world-class smart home and home entertainment coverage remains unchanged. UpdatedFormerly known as the Nanoleaf Aurora, the discontinued Light Panels will be supported on the Nanoleaf app “forever,” Nanoleaf promises.
ReviewsThe Ezlo Plus can control a home full of smart devices, but it falls short on compatibility. ReviewsBut its biggest upgrade—integrated Wi-Fi—remains half-baked. ReviewsThis PoE camera uses a pair of 2K lenses to deliver a very wide field of view, but it dropped off our network far too often. UpdatedA boom in wireless security cameras is inspiring a movement in DIY home surveillance. Follow our buying guide and read our reviews to find the best option for you. ReviewsFree your beverage, free your soul! You won't get top-notch sonics out of this speaker, but for a tiny speaker that opens bottles, it's not half bad. UpdatedWe'll help you find the best wireless speakers for pairing with your smartphone or tablet—whatever your budget, and whatever music floats your boat. UpdatedSonos just won a major victory in its patent spat with Google, and now Nest smart speaker users are caught in the crossfire. ReviewsIf you’re looking for an affordable entry point into fully automated floor cleaning, this polished vacuum/mop hybrid belongs on your shortlist. UpdatedVacuuming is one of the most hated household chores. Here are your best choices for outsourcing it to some automated help. NewsWe covered the show from afar out of an abundance of caution, but that didn’t prevent us from seeing the most intriguing and exciting new product announcements. NewsThis smart home device is shipping now, following a successful crowd-funding campaign. NewsThe diminutive countertop appliance can handle two complete place settings with dishes up to 11.4 inches in diameter. NewsThe latest model adds a racetrack-shaped subwoofer to pump up it’s the impressive low-end sound previous generations are famous for. NewsRaise your hand if you thought Ring already offered a glass-break sensor—we certainly did. NewsPreviously available only in Europe, the Homey Bridge smart-home hub is finally coming to the U.S. NewsThis all-in-one record player’s design echoes the look of units from the 1960s. NewsAnnounced during CES, a software update will allow the Thread border routers in Nanoleaf’s Shapes, Elements, and Lines products to work with Thread-enabled HomeKit devices.