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These 7 features show why you should use Google Photos to store and manage all your photos and videos

Google Photos is Google's photo management service that works both as a gallery app on smartphones, tablets, and the web, as well as a good piece of software that uses the company's artificial intelligence to make cool stuff with your photos and videos.<p>The app's interface is divided into four tabs: …

Google Photos

Want a Smart Home? Here's How to Get Started

In the last few years, the idea of a smart home has become less a lofty sci-fi idea and more an accessible reality. Speakers that control your …

Five easy ways to make your home smarter

More and more of the devices in our homes come with an internet connection, hooked up to your wifi to do various “smart” things. And while the smart-home dream where everything just magically does your bidding without you having to lift a finger is still a long way away, even the most mundane …

Smart Homes

At CES, New Alexa-Powered Products Are Everywhere: Here’s The Full List

Amazon’s Alexa natural language assistant is showing up in all kinds of products at the Consumer Electronics Show.<p>In 2016, the general public developed an appetite for controlling their technology with voice commands. Amazon has emerged as the central player in this movement after it released its …

This iPad accessory is about to up-end the whole 3D imaging industry

From 360 video to 3D emoji, there's a big movement from Microsoft and others to make 3D imagery accessible to everyone. However, the act of scanning …

Flow is Microsoft's take on IFTTT automation (updated)

Microsoft is about to release its take on the automation service IFTTT called Flow, according to a blog post published and removed by the company. (<b>Update</b>: the service is now live!)<p>Flow connects to over 35 services, with more integrations planned. These include Microsoft products like Office 365 …

5 Kitchens with Built-in Appliance Cubbies

So many of our small appliances are indispensable. I love my stick blender, mini food processor, and juicer, but they are hard to store in my …

Domestic Technology

18 Organizing Ideas That Make the Most Out of Your Cabinets

Get ready to put those doors to work.<p>No matter how much storage space you have (or don't have) in your kitchen, these ideas will help your cabinets live up to their potential — and then some.

63 Incredibly cozy and inspiring window seat ideas

1 Kindesign’s collection of <b>63 Incredibly cozy and inspiring window seat ideas</b> will help inspire your search for the perfect ideas on designing your …

Lighting DIYs That Look Like a Million Bucks

(Image credit: Sarah's Big Idea)<p>We’ve all seen DIY projects that go awry and look wonky and unpolished. And then there are those times when the end …

Rustic

60 Beautiful Kitchen Island Ideas

Kitchen islands serve a number of purposes. In addition to being a visual anchor in the space, they also help increase the room’s functionality and …

19 Clever DIY Projects To Hide Eyesores Around The Home

Whether they are tangled cords, smelly litter boxes or exposed pipes, we all have a few things we'd like to hide or cover up in our homes.<p>These …

DIY

10 Free Apps That Will Change How You Decorate

Plan, measure, & more with your phone.<p>Whether you're planning, measuring, renovating or redecorating, we've rounded up the best, free home makeover tools for your phone.

Add Modular Counter Space to Your Kitchen with a Simple Folding Bracket

Most of us could use more counter space, but a simple folding bracket from the hardware store could be the solution to your storage woes. Install one …

A Wall-Mounted Desk for Smaller Spaces

Designed by Matthew Weatherly for BDI, the Sequel Wall-Mounted Desk 6004 is the latest in the Sequel Office line and it was made with smaller spaces …

9 Kitchen Trends That Can’t Go Wrong

Your kitchen is the one place where you want to be really careful about trendy choices. The last thing you want is a kitchen that’s out of sync in …

8 Smart Solutions If You Don't Have a Dining Room

Say goodbye to TV trays, or worse, eating on your bed.<p>Say goodbye to TV trays, or worse, eating on your bed.

Where the Small Cool Work & Play: Tech in Tiny Homes

Home isn't just a place where we rest our heads. It's where we socialize and host friends, sit back and relax to a good movie, and maybe even get …

Small Spaces

Small Open Plan Home Interiors

The first apartment comes from designers Vjacheslav Zhugin and Olga Ursulenko.<p>2 |<p>The apartment is just 25 square meters (269 square feet).<p>3 |<p>The …

Beautiful Attic Apartment with Clever Design Features (Includes Floor Plans)

• 1 |<p>This overall view shows us most of the main living area, including the small dining nook, modern gray futon and narrow study area.<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>With …

3 Super Small Homes With Floor Area Under 400 Square Feet (40 square meter)

• 1 |<p>This 32 square meter (344 square foot) apartment uses interior glass walls to create a bedroom that doesn’t make the home feel any smaller.<p>2 |<p>A …