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People are going crazy over this $22 under-bed LED lighting system

If you have the time to dig deep enough, you can find some real gems on Amazon. Of course, most people don’t have that kind of time, which is why you …

Smart home tech for renters: San Francisco couple shows how it’s done

The landlord doesn’t have to know a thing<p><i>Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in March 2017 and has been updated.</i><p>With so many new products launching constantly, the home tech world can be an intimidating space to navigate. But as illustrated in this story of one San Francisco couple, …

The Future Is Now: Welcome to My (Smart) House

There are more connected home gadgets to install than ever before, from locks to switches to speakers. What’s worth the trouble? We asked <i>Fortune</i> …

Location tracking + machine learning = modern parenting

Forget the helicopter. Jiobit uses GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and cellular triangulation to keep an eye on your kiddo.<p>Let's be honest: Kids can be a little <i>too</i> easy to lose. Some parents cave and use a safety harness, but who likes to walk their toddlers on a leash? Others buy GPS tracking wearables that …

AXIS Makes it Easy to Motorize Existing Shades

AXIS says the company’s Gear is “the first shading solution designed specifically to motorize existing window shades.” In addition to being one of …

Home Automation

Check out all the smart home products at CES 2017 (so far)

Best of CES 2017: The 15 most innovative products at CES this year

CES 2017 has been the biggest year so far for the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. More than 175,000 attendees converged on the …

Control Your Smart Home Gadgets With Pint-Sized WeMo Mini

Control gadgets from your phone or through voice commands with the $35 Mini.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Essential Apps for Your Smart Home Hub

How to make the most of your new Amazon Echo or Google Home<p>If you were lucky enough to receive a Amazon Echo or Google Home this holiday season, …

Ecobee3 HomeKit Enabled Thermostat Review 2016

Fun fact, Ecobee was the first company to release an app-enabled Wi-Fi thermostat. That’s right they were around before Nest or Honeywell got into …

The Kwikset Premis is a smart lock that's built for Siri