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Inside the Royal Wedding Reception: Beer Pong, D.J. Idris Elba, and George Clooney Dancing with Two Duchesses

Unlike at William and Kate’s wedding, the A-list stars stuck around through the night for Harry and Meghan’s nuptials.<p>Windsor had never hosted a royal wedding quite like it. And it’s safe to say Frogmore House, the backdrop to Saturday’s wedding-night party for <b>Prince Harry</b> and <b>Meghan Markle</b> (a.k.a. …

Prince Charles

Put An Extra Ethernet Port Anywhere In Your House For $20

<b>Update:</b> Sold out<p>If your home wireless network has a few dead spots, your cheapest option to extend your connectivity may be a powerline adapter. One …

Wi-Fi

Most Mobile Projectors Cost Hundreds, But This Compact Model is Only $50

Mobile projectors are great way to show photos and other content on your smartphone on a bigger screen. While most models cost hundreds of dollars,</i> …

Gear & Gadgets

The Atmos Smart Home Control System is a real Iron Man's Jarvis panel

Smart home company Atmos is currently seeking funding for its long-awaited control platform, which promises to bring all of your disparate, connected …

Beak is a new smart home hub armed with an IR blaster to control air conditioners and more

Adding smartphone control to all of the devices in our home doesn’t require replacing everything, at least not according to a new smart hub called Beak. Armed with an IR blaster, Z-Wave and a long list of compatible gadgets, the hub can turn just about any home appliance from air conditioners to …

Home Automation

4-in-1 HomeKit smart switch puts Alexa in your wall

iDevices’ new HomeKit-compatible smart switch will do much more than just control your lights. With sensors, a speaker and Amazon’s Alexa baked in, the Instinct packs four different functions into a standard light switch.<p>You can use Alexa voice commands to play music or control your lights. Or, if …

Deako is a smart lighting system that doesn’t require smart bulbs

When people think about the design of their home, their minds often go first to the furniture, decor, and appliances. One oft-overlooked factor that …

7 all-in-one home security systems to watch your place 24/7

Want a easy home security solution? Try one of these all-in-one systems.<p>Unlike home security systems with multiple accessories, all-in-one devices require minimal installation. Complete with high-definition live streaming cameras, motion sensors, arming and disarming functionality and integrated …

Smart Homes

Control everything you own with these $20 Wemo mini smart plugs

The Wemo mini smart plug is down to $20 on Amazon. This is the lowest direct price drop on Amazon for the Wemo plug ever. We've shared deals that saw …

Home Automation

Konnected turns the old home alarm you already have into a smart alarm with no monthly fees

I almost never cover crowdfunding campaigns. I love that services like Kickstarter and Indiegogo give entrepreneurs a platform to fund projects …

Home Automation

Google Authenticator will add a formidable layer of protection to your e-mail account

Google Authenticator is a free security app that can protect your accounts against password theft. It's easy to set up and can be used in a process …

Google Assistant's Home control now directly supports over 65 partners

It feels like only yesterday that Google Home launched with support for a few select services. If memory serves me well, those were Nest, Hue, …

Android News

Upgrading To 4K HDR TV: How Far You Sit From The Screen Is Critical

4K video seen on a 4K UHD TV is rich with detail that is impossible to reproduce on a standard 1080p HD TV. 4K looks terrific – if you can see it. One thing the TV salesperson may not tell you, is that much, and possibly all, of the additional detail in a 4K image may not be visible if you’re …

Cinematography

Have Alexa control your lights with the $20 Oittm Smart Light Switch

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Oittm (99% all-time positive feedback) via Amazon offers its Smart Wi-Fi Wall Light Switch with Amazon Alexa support for <b>$20 …

Amazon Echo

Apple iPhone 8 Plus vs Google Pixel 2 XL: camera is only part of the package

A new review looking at camera images captured by Apple's iPhone 8 and Google's HTC-built Pixel 2 declared iPhone the overall winner in a series of …

IPhone 8

Are Weed Vape Pens Safe?

In early 2014, I got my first weed-oil vape pen. It was elegant and silver, with a rechargeable battery that screwed into a transparent cartridge …

[Updated] IFTTT adds channels for MyQ garage door opener, Neato robot vacuums, and WD's new My Cloud Home NAS

• Update 1: 2017/09/21 12:32am PDT LiftMaster and Chamberlain officially announced the IFTTT and Google Assistant integration, though they've been live …

New Xbox Wireless Adapter for Windows 10 is actually reasonably sized

Microsoft has redesigned the USB dongle used to connect your Xbox One controller to your Windows 10 laptop, and thank goodness for that. The formerly hulking black slab is now a much more modestly sized black slab, which is roughly the size of most flash drives, and won’t stick out like a sore, …

Best Smart Home Control System | Android and iOS Home Automation | Smart Wireless Light Switch App USA & EU & German | Iot Home Automation App | Smart Wifi Devices For Smart Homes

Italian luxury for your Smart Home!<p>The new frontier of smart homes with next-generation features. Get total control of your home, power consumption …

Turning Simple Things into Smart Home Things with Energenie

<b>Peter Donnell</b> / 10 months ago<p>Energenie<p>Building a smart home is now easier than ever before. With a plethora of consumer products that you can buy at …

Our favorite new smart thermostat isn’t just controlled by Alexa, it can replace your Echo speaker

Last year’s Ecobee3 was by far our favorite smart thermostat, combining all of the intelligent features we’ve come to expect with the convenience of …

Ceiling fans that look cool while keeping you cool

It doesn’t matter how design-minded you are — when the temperature approaches triple digits, you want to beat the heat. But ceiling fans are a …

Home Improvement

Every Smart Light That Works with Alexa (And How to Get Them)

All of the Bulbs That Work with Alexa<p>Now with six Alexa-enabled devices of its own (and plenty more from third parties), Amazon is dominating the …

Behold: The Alexa-enabled smart home controller of your dreams

The ability to control all of your connected devices from your smartphone is great. The ability to control all of your connected devices with your …

Home Automation

Coffee tables shaped like mix tapes, retro keyboards, rearview camera for bikes and more - Notable crowdfunding campaigns - The Gadgeteer

This week I bring you six crowdfunding campaigns that include two quirky products that will make you smile and four products that look useful. Let me …

Batteries

Dojo brings critical security to smart home automation

The introduction of smart home devices into the average home is on an upward trajectory with Gartner forecasting the number of connected devices to reach more than 21 billion by 2020.<p>With this growth comes an increased risk of cyber attacks. As we get closer to a time where home electronics are …

Kancy Retrofit Smart Outlet

Kancy is a Wifi smart switch that fits behind any home wall outlet to enable a user to control & automate electrical appliances, lighting, & motors …

Turn Touch Flexible Wooden Smart Remote (video)

Samuel Clay has created a new tactile smartphone remote that is flexible enough to be able to control almost anything in your smart home or Internet …

Gear & Gadgets

How to set up and use Kodi on your Android device

<b>Update June 2017:</b> Updated the section on using Kodi with Chromecast.<p>Kodi is a powerful open source media center, which is available across a …

Operating Systems