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UpdatedToday’s smart lighting is brighter and easier to control than ever, but choosing the right solution for your environment remains a challenge. ReviewsGovee’s light panels cut a lot of corners compared to Nanoleaf’s panels, but they’re not much cheaper. NewsThe British manufacturer says its new cartridge can deliver higher vinyl audio performance without requiring listeners to upgrade all the rest of their gear.
NewsWho will be voicing Sonos’s new voice assistant, what commands will it understand, and what music services will it work with? We’ve got answers to those questions and more. NewsSoon you’ll be able to start speaking to Google Assistant just by looking at the Nest Hub Max’s screen, or by saying a specific “quick phrase.” 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. NewsThe Biden administration estimates 48 million households will benefit from the new government subsidies. NewsThe home security service provider announced new indoor and outdoor cameras, a new video doorbell, and an add-on smart spotlight. NewsWith new Google Nest skill, you can view livestreams on Echo Show, Fire Tablet, and Fire TV. 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. NewsReport: Sonos Voice will arrive June 1 as part of a software update, serving as an alternative to Alexa and Hey, Google. UpdatedRead on for reviews of some of the best bias lighting kits we’ve tested, along with what to look for in bias lighting for a TV. UpdatedWith models based on Alexa, Google Assistant, and Siri, we’ll help you find just the right model. NewsZound Industries is also bringing out a second-generation Emberton speaker. NewsWith this option, even the base-model pickup can power your home during outages. NewsThe Bluetooth sensor costs $24.99 and monitors temperature, humidity, and room occupancy. UpdatedVacuuming is one of the most hated household chores. Here are your best choices for outsourcing it to some automated help. ReviewsThis robot vacuum and mop cleans itself as well as your floors. NewsAlso new to the company's Decora Smart Wi-Fi line: A second-gen motion-sensing dimmer and tamper-resistant outlet. ReviewsGE Lighting’s smart thermostat is easy to install, easy to use, and effective, especially if you add the optional remote sensor.