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Essential Home wants to be 'bridge' between Amazon Alexa, Apple's Siri, and Google Assistant

Android co-founder Andy Rubin's Essential Home is a new smart home hub that will offer integrations with all the major AI assistants in the market, …

Sinji Smart Wifi Camera – Get serious about home security for $60

CCTV is dead. Outdated. Archaic low-quality footage which you have to review the next day just to get an idea if you’ve missed something. The <b>Sinji Panoramic Smart WiFi Camera</b> is the game-changer to <b></b>step things up to 21st century.<p>The camera (or cameras) get put up in the location of your choice, but …

Walabot DIY gives you Superman-style X-ray vision in your home | Trusted Reviews

<b>Already a hit in the US, the Walabot DIY smart stud finder is set to land in the UK, but what’s it all about? Let us explain.</b><p>Walabot DIY is a 3D …

The pleasure and the pain of the accessible smart home

Steven Aquino Contributor<p>Steven Aquino is a freelance tech writer and iOS accessibility expert.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>At this month’s WWDC, Apple unveiled refined accessibility tools<br>• How auto unlock makes the Mac more accessible<p>People like to point to 1989’s <i>Back to the Future II</i> as …

Let There Be Light: 2 Killer Projectors for Your Home Theater

The latest TVs are gorgeously slim. But a richly colored layer of photons is downright ethereal.<p>1. Sony VPL-VW675ES<p>BEST FOR: Flush 4K adopters<br>Get the …

IKEA is making smart lighting more affordable

by under Product Stories<p>One day, we will laugh at the memory of physical light switches. In the meantime, few homes have smart lighting installed. …

10 helpful devices for aging seniors and their worried caretakers

<i>– Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>Many seniors want to …

Ring has hired most of Zonoff's former employees - Stacey on IoT | Internet of Things news and analysis

Ring, the maker of a video doorbell, has scooped up almost the entire staff of Zonoff, a smart home integration provider. Ring extended offers to all …

Loxone “Tree” Reduces Smart Home Wiring Requirements by up to 80%

Loxone’s new ‘Tree’ system promises to simplify the task of cabling your smart home whilst retaining all the speed and reliability of a wired system. …

Watch Frank Zappa Sit-In With Pink Floyd In 1969

The first day of the 2018 Lockn’ Festival ended with a set from Joe Russo’s Almost Dead that saw the band joined by old friend Chris Harford for a …

Control your home with a gorgeous wooden remote

The Turn Touch looks more like furniture than a gadget.<p>If you're looking for an attractive way to control your smart home, this minimalist, carved-wood multipurpose remote might fit the bill. It's called the Turn Touch, and it's pulled in almost twice the Kickstarter funding requested. The project …

6 things everyone should eat when in Rome

The Single Girl's Guide to Cooking for One (and Loving It)

Dining solo is the ultimate test of willpower. After all, when you're only accountable to yourself, it's easy to find an excuse to forgo cooking a …

New Chrome extension helps find all those hidden Netflix categories

Browsing Netflix categories has never been an easy task, but a new Chrome extension aims to let you get straight to hidden categories with ease. Netflix Categories is one of the most simple but useful Chrome extensions, with a basic search feature that lets you surface all of Netflix’s categories …

Lenovo's latest Android tablet is really a budget laptop

The Yoga A12 could be better than an entry-level PC in the right circumstances.<p>The tablet market is increasingly skewing toward laptop replacements, but what if you want a replacement for a <i>low-cost</i> laptop? Lenovo thinks it has the answer. It's introducing the Yoga A12, a 12.2-inch tablet that's …

The Transcendent Style of David Bowie

On his 68th birthday we looked back at David Bowie's style and examined what it might have meant.<p><b>When David Bowie first found</b> acclaim with his novelty single "Space Oddity" in 1969, few fans could imagine what would come next. That's because what came next was totally novel, strangely beautiful, …

In Norway, A New Model For Zero-Energy Housing

Snohetta’s carbon-neutral model home looks like it’s been tipped up for a quick vacuum underneath. Could it be replicated elsewhere?<p>The building industry is one of the world’s biggest polluters. About half of the U.K.’s carbon dioxide emissions come from the construction and operation of buildings; …

31 Healthy Meals You Can Make in 10 Minutes or Less

We know the facts: Preparing meals at home is good for your health and your wallet. But let’s face it, with minimal free time and other priorities …

Dish’s new Sling TV service liberates ESPN from the cable bundle

There are two ways to look at Sling TV, the new internet-based TV service that will be announced by Dish on Monday at CES: It’s either a poor …

Google hopes Android TV means third time lucky for their home invasion

Search firm is set to re-enter the TV software market with some notable failures already behind them. But will they be able to compete with the likes of Apple and Amazon?<p>The old joke about Microsoft was that it took three goes to get anything right; hence Windows 3.1 was the first to be widely …

Antichrist Guest Star: Ranking Marilyn Manson’s Creepiest Acting Roles

Since terrifying parents and boosting sales of black eyeliner with 1994’s <i>Portrait of an American Family</i>, Marilyn Manson has etched his way into American pop culture as one of music’s more controversial characters. Aside from music, the shock rock singer has ventured into acting over the years, with …

The Near-Death of a Salesman

A handful of aging men with horse-drawn carts are likely the last generation to carry out a nineteenth-century Baltimore tradition—and among the only …

10 Common Reasons Why Content Marketing Isn't Working for You

Everyone’s doing content marketing. 94% of small businesses, 93% of B2Bs, and 77% of B2Cs use content marketing. Basically, that’s everyone.<p>Either …

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