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Here Are the Podcasts That Influencers Turn to for Inspiration

With a wealth of insight on every topic imaginable, podcasts are becoming almost as popular as music as a source for inspiration. We asked some …

Gary Vaynerchuk

The 10 Best USB Wall Chargers

Power up!<p>Just about every piece of mobile tech these days requires a USB wall charger, so having an extra one around is always a great idea. We take a look at the best third-party offerings available right now.

Mobile Technology

Warren Buffett And Other Billionaires Giving Advice To Entrepreneurs

Some Words of Wisdom from Warren Buffett, Kevin Systrom, Michael Moritz, and Jack Ma – for entrepreneurs, startup founders, leaders, and other …

Build a Website

Join us as we stand for Equal Pay Day<p>For every dollar a man earns in the U.S., a woman earns an average of 80 cents. To tip the scales, we’re …

Web Design

10 TED Talks That Will Help You Be a Better Parent

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TED Talks

8 gadgets that’ll help you achieve your New Year’s resolutions

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><b>Kindle Paperwhite</b><p>Amazon If you can get around the sentimental value of holding a physical book in your hands, paying for a Kindle …

Consumer Tech

New vulnerability lets attackers hijack Chrysler vehicles over the web

A new vulnerability in the Uconnect system gives attackers frightening remote powers over Chrysler vehicles, revealed in a <i>Wired</i> exclusive report. In a live demo, attackers used the vulnerability to cut out a Jeep Cherokee's transmission and brakes and, when the car is in reverse, commandeer the …

Information Security

30 Smart Home Tech Solutions

Everything is hands-free and Wi-Fi-enabled.<p>Technology for your house is smarter than ever. Lucky for all of us, the newest devices and apps simplify tasks, make better use of resources and transform the way we live.

8 Smart Kitchen Gadgets Of The Future

The Internet of Things has entered the kitchen space. Everything from an app to turn on your coffee maker to a pan that monitors heat on your iPhone to cook the perfect steak is so close we can (almost literally) taste it. Here are some of the top tech gadgets making their way to our cookery in the …

Kitchens

The 6 best (and 4 worst) smart-home products we saw at CES 2015

CES: A Disneyland for smart home geeks<p>Whether you call it the connected home, the smart home, or just the Internet of Things, the concept of connecting everything inside the home to the Internet dominated this year's CES.<p>I don't think we could have seen every system, gadget, appliance, light bulb, …

12 Gadgets That Will Raise Your Home's IQ

The vision of the future spelled out by <b>The Jetsons</b> may not be so far off after all. A big theme this year has been connected high-tech household. Futuristic thermostats, security systems, and even washing machines can now work together to make your digs more digital than ever. Ahead, we collected …

Avi-on - Avi-on Labs

See the Avi-on Difference<p>Avi-on Bluetooth® lighting control products offer a professional grade implementation of Bluetooth® with Mesh—the latest …

Home Automation

Homeboy Review: A Motion-Detecting Home Security Camera

Cameras that clip to your body, cameras you strap to your face, cameras for your own personal flying machines, cameras for just about every occasion. Cameras are everywhere, and it seems you can’t do anything without your actions being captured for posterity.<p>While some may argue that the ubiquity …

Could this battery-powered, Wi-Fi camera show chip startups how to find a market?

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Immedia Semiconductor<p>Immedia Semiconductor, the maker of several image processing chips used in devices today, has …

Keen Home Raises $1.52M To Bring Its Smart Home Vents To Market

Smart thermostats are great, but they often do not regulate the temperature of individual rooms. That’s where Keen Home’s Smart Vents come into play. The company first announced their product at Disrupt NY 2013 and is today announcing $1.52M in seed funding to bring it to market.<p>The seed round was …

5 trends coming to the smart home in 2015

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: S. Brewster<p>The future of the connected home is continuing to evolve, and with more startups pitching products, the …

As Qualcomm buys CSR, Bluetooth is set to invade the smart home

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: oort<p>Blueooth, the technology that a trade journalist declared dead in 2003, has managed to ride its unexpected …

Want to see who’s hot on the connected scene? Check out Garage@Connect

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>If you are looking for a smart home cooling product or an retrofit for turning a small to medium office into a smart office, …

Sense Mother review: "Mother" is here to take charge of your smart home - CNET

"Mother" is here to take charge of your smart home<p><b>The Good</b> Sense's $299 Mother is as flexible a home automation kit as we've ever seen.<p><b>The Bad</b> $299 is a high price to pay for an automated, organized smart home, and the remote sensors are limited to a 65-foot range. A bit pricy, Limited by range.<p><b>The</b> …

Home Automation

ZEN Thermostat : Beautiful, Simple, Connected

The first smart thermostat that doesn't think it's smarter than you. | Check out 'ZEN Thermostat : Beautiful, Simple, Connected ' on Indiegogo.

Sentido: A smarter light switch for a smarter home

The advent of smart lighting has given rise to an interesting dilemma. On one hand, whipping out your smartphone and firing up an app every time you …

Home Automation

What the Apple Watch tells us about Apple’s smart home plans

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images<p>Not even 24 hours after the fact, my inbox is filling with commentary about how the Apple …

Why Apple, Google, and Samsung want to be inside your home

At the IFA conference in Berlin last Friday, Samsung CEO Yoon Boo-Keun delivered a keynote extolling the virtues of a home filled with devices that connect to the Internet.<p>Samsung’s vision would allow users to tweak and surveil every aspect of their home while they’re away: “The home of the future …

The Smart Home Is Going To Be A Huge Boon To Accessibility

I reach for the iPhone tucked down the side of my wheelchair and launch the Hive app. After a couple more taps on the screen, there’s an audible click from across the room. A few seconds later, I hear the boiler sparking up before the central heating finally kicks in. It’s a familiar sound, but …

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Watch One Cool Thing, Dialed In, Random Access, and hundreds of video reviews from PCMag experts.<p>Get PC Magazine ad-free on your phone, tablet, or PC …

PC Magazine

This Door Lock Is the Key to Your Smart Home

If you’ve been super anxious to get your hands on the August Smart Lock since May 2013 when it was first announced, the wait is <i>finally</i> over. After facing challenges and delays with shipping, they recently announced that their smartphone-operated deadbolt locks are really ready to go!<p>Designed by …

Home Automation