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Dyson

The Dyson 360 Eye is a robotic vacuum you can control with your phone

Dyson is known for making some of the best vacuums on the planet, and their latest addition takes things one step further. The new 360 Eye is a robotic vacuum (yes, like Roomba) that cleans your floors quickly and efficiently. The 360 Eye has a 360 degree camera which it uses to create reference...
Honeywell Lyric smart thermostat

Honeywell turns up the heat with the Lyric smart thermostat

Honeywell (yes, Honeywell) has announced their own smart thermostat to compete with Google's Nest. The Lyric, which was first leaked in April, has now been officially announced and is priced at $279. It has some visual kinship with the round Nest and thermostats of old, but it has some different...
Big Ass Fan

Big Ass Fan introduces smartass ceiling fan

Big Ass Fans' latest ceiling fan is smarter than your average fan and is tailor-built for the modern connected home. Instead of throwing a Wi-Fi chip into their fan like some other manufacturers might do, Big Ass Fans decided to make their new Haiku fan actually smart by including what they've...

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LittleBits

LittleBits new Smart Home Kit is a DIY dream for your connected home

If the idea of a connected home appeals to you — but the price of multiple high-end devices doesn't — LittleBits may have just the answer. With their new Smart HomeKit, LittleBits gives you a bunch of modules and accessories to connected all over your home, letting you connect just about anything...
Blossom

Blossom smart sprinkler takes the guesswork out of watering your lawn

Smart sprinklers are starting become a bigger part of the connected home and the newest one to hit the streets is Blossom. Available now for pre-order via Kickstarter, Blossom looks to take control of your sprinkler system, letting you control and monitor your watering no matter where you are...
Harmony Remote

Take control of your connected devices with the Harmony Ultimate Home

If you have a lot of connected devices in your home, chances are you often look for ways to tie them all together. Most devices have their own specific smartphone apps or remote in tow, making it hard to get everything to work together as one big unit. That's where the Harmony Ultimate Home comes...
Rachio Iro updates with Nest Protect integration and more

Rachio Iro updates with Nest Protect integration and more

Rachio has released the latest version of their app for controlling the Iro smart sprinkler, adding new water-saving tools, as well as integration with the Nest Protect. Rachio claims that with this update, Iro owners can lower their water usage by as much as 30 percent. Rachio has added a...
Reviewed: BiggiFi puts Android apps on the big screen

Reviewed: BiggiFi puts Android apps on the big screen

The BiggiFi is an HDMI dongle that comes with some big promises. The official introduction video touts the BiggiFi as being able to offer "the most engaging mobile experience on your TV" and about how it is the "first touch based interface technology that enables your smartphone or tablet to act...
Sonos Boost now available to strengthen signal to wireless speakers

Sonos Boost now available to strengthen signal to wireless speakers

The Sonos Boost is now available for everybody looking to solidify the connectivity in their wireless home speaker system. Boost will act a lot like Bridge, in that it's a dedicated hub for your Sonos speakers that plugs right into your home Wi-Fi router. Boost or Bridge is something of a...
Trane Thermostat

Staying connected with Nexia's water sensor, smart thermostat and garage door controller

I have been using a Nexia Home system in my house for quite some time. It was actually way back in 2011 (Nexia was then Schlage Link) that I first started up my system with a connected door lock, camera and smart thermostat — and I haven't looked back since. To date I've added window sensors,...

Hands-on with the Drop smart scale

We've mentioned Drop before. It's a an iPad-connected kitchen scale that works with their exclusive app to ensure home bakers consistently great results using specially selected interactive recipes. The smart scale can also rescale quantities, offer substitutions and share tips. Drop's co-founder...
SwannOne

SwannOne combines security, home automation, energy management

Swan Security has today announced that they are entering the connected home space with their new *SwannOne** system. The new home security solution allow customers to control all aspects of their connected home — from locks to lighting to heating — all from their smartphone. Features of...
Revolv

The Revolv Hub is the center of your connected universe

If you have more than one connected device in your home, chances are you'll also have more than one app to control said devices. As you add more toys, you also get bogged down with more apps, more hubs, and an all around bigger mess. That's where Revolv comes in. The $299 Revolv hub sets out to...

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