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You Should Get an Electronic Leak Sensor

Leave them by your water heater, your kitchen sink, or anywhere else you’d prefer to keep dry.<p>What's worse than a water leak? A water leak you don't know about that keeps getting worse, unbeknownst to you. Affordable, Wi-Fi equipped leak monitors allow you to plug in a sensor around your washing …

What is Kodi? Everything You Need To Know

If you’ve been hearing the buzz about Kodi lately, you’re not alone — it is gaining momentum fast. What is Kodi? In the company’s own words, “Kodi is the ultimate entertainment centre.” It’s probably a fair description if you put that in the context of a media player.<p>What is Kodi? Kodi is a free …

HomeKit Weekly: Using Automation to put sensors to work

<i>HomeKit Weekly is a new series focused on smart home accessories, automation tips and tricks, and everything to do with Apple’s smart home framework.</i><p>In our third installment of HomeKit Weekly, we’re going to explore how to make HomeKit-enabled sensors more useful through automation in Apple’s Home …

Ways of improving Wifi Performance

Over the years working in a Technical Support team for one of the largest Android device retailers in the UK one of the most common issues i saw was …

12 of the Best Bang-for-Your-Buck All-Inclusives in the Caribbean

The Caribbean is packed with all-inclusive properties, ranging from cheap spots with subpar food and disappointing entertainment to luxurious resorts …

You’ll Need One of These 5 VPNS Once Net Neutrality Is Gone

Deals to encrypt your data from prying eyes.<p>The FCC made it official: net neutrality is on its way out. What does that mean for all of us as …

Net Neutrality

Where to Go for an Unforgettable Ski Trip in British Columbia

These are the best small-town ski resorts on B.C.'s Powder Highway.<p>When most skiers think of skiing in Canada's British Columbia, they think of …

Skiing

10 Best Family-Friendly Beach Hotels in Florida

1 of 10<p>TradeWinds Island Grand<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa<p>3 of 10<p>Portofino Island Resort<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Four …

13 of the Best Bang-for-Your-Buck All-Inclusives in Mexico

No matter where you fall on the love-'em-or-hate-'em spectrum, we can all agree that all-inclusive resorts make sticking to a travel budget a breeze. …

The First Timer's Guide to Island Hopping in the Caribbean

With its white sandy beaches, swaying palm trees, and laid-back lifestyle, the Caribbean has long been a much-loved destination for world travelers. …

Gorgeous Gulf Coast Beaches for a Relaxing Getaway

There are five states lucky enough to have a coastline along the Gulf of Mexico, often referred to as the Gulf Coast. These states (Texas, Louisiana, …

The ultimate getaway to Cozumel! Starting from only $867!

Are you looking for a winter escape or maybe just for an amazing dive adventure?<p>Diving in Cozumel ranks among some of the best in the world for its …

Scuba Diving

No, Your Incognito Browser Isn’t Actually Private. Here's How to Safely Surf the Internet

Because investing in your online privacy has never been more critical.<p>With data breaches like the Equifax hack becoming more common, investing in …

Schlage iPhone-connected Touchscreen Deadbolt for $179, more up to 30% off

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>Home Depot is currently taking up to <b>30% off</b> select Schlage smartlocks and door accessories. Our top pick from the sale is the …

We Probably Need To Give Our Firstborns A Little More Credit

When I discovered I was pregnant with my second child, I was happy, sure, but I have to admit it wasn’t the same elated feeling I had the first time …

We Want Our Kids To Be Problem-Solvers. Here’s How To Make It Happen.

It’s hard being a kid. It’s harder still being a parent and watching your kids navigate waters that seem a thousand times more complex than when we …

Science Says This is How Long Your Holiday Should Last

Ever wondered how long a holiday should last for maximum happiness? Experts at Finland’s University of Tampere say there’s a science to taking a …

Happiness

The Caribbean's Best All-Inclusive Resorts For Families

Family vacations are meant to be relaxing and enjoyable, but sometimes finding the right hotel, making restaurant reservations, and booking endless …

New (and Newly Renovated) All-Inclusive Resorts You Need to Visit in 2017

Just when you thought the Caribbean and Mexico were already overflowing with all-inclusive resorts, several more all-you-can-eat, all-you-can-drink, …

The 15 Best All-Inclusive Resorts in the Caribbean

The tropical islands of the Caribbean are known for their many all-inclusive resorts that include all meals, alcohol, and a variety of activities in …

All-Inclusive Resorts in the Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is the Caribbean's undisputed leader when it comes to all-inclusive resorts, with more than two dozen all-inclusive properties …

iotty Smart Light Switch Enables Easy Home Automation (video)

Arrow Electronics a team of developers based in Italy has created a new smart light switch aptly called the iotty, which has been created to provide …

5 of The Best Parental Control App To Protect Your Children

Tired of fighting every time when your teen son is asking for a phone? Or done with handing your own one when it is especially necessary for work? …

This Is The One Gadget That Could Save Your Home From Disaster

Water giveth and water taketh away. There are few things scarier to a homeowner than the prospect of a flood—and the rot and mold it can leave behind. Even if you live in an apartment building far from a coastal floodplain, a faulty water heater (or even upstairs neighbor’s defective appliance) …

Home Automation

Know who’s at the door even if you aren’t there yourself with the Xchime

You don’t have to answer your door to know who’s there. Not if you have the Xchime Video Doorbell. The connected device features a 1080 HD live video …

Smart Homes

Sharing These 20 Truths with Your Child Could Change Their Life

<i>“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”<br>― Margaret Mead</i>Our children grow up so fast. Before we know it they’re out there somewhere …

Impress Dad with a smart home gift

Just how expensive is a HomeKit house? Here’s my estimation

Smart home accessories are priced at a premium over basic appliances which makes HomeKit an expensive hobby. Homebuilders are offering HomeKit accessory packages for new home buyers with a $4,000 starting price so that’s one ballpark estimate, but how much would it cost to retrofit your existing …

The 11 Most Important Pep Talks To Have With Your Teen

When you became a parent, little did you know you’d also landed the job of quasi-life coach. That’s right — you’re not just there to dish out food …

Samsung blinks first, makes Gear smartwatches work with your iPhone

The Apple Watch doesn't work with Android phones -- but your Samsung watch might now work with Apple. Today, Samsung has released a pair of apps on Apple's iOS App Store which allow the Samsung Gear S2 ($239 at Amazon Marketplace), Gear S3, and Gear Fit 2 ($119 at Amazon.com) wearables to pair and …

IPhone 7