Okay full disclosure, I have had the Honeywell Lyric Wi-Fi Water Leak & Freeze Detector sitting around new in the box for at least a year and have never really … Continue Reading Product Review: Honeywell Lyric Water Leak and Freeze Detector
Combining multiple sensors into one package is nothing new and there are quite a few “multi” sensors on the market. Today I am going to talk about the SmartThings Multipurpose … Continue Reading Product Review: SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor
I had not planned on talking about anything political on this site and I will try to keep this relevant to IoT as much as I can, but Net Neutrality … Continue Reading The Loss of Net Neutrality and What It Could Mean for IoT
Let’s face it IoT and connected lifestyle products and services are still in their infancy, and as such there are still a lot of bugs that need to be worked … Continue Reading Should I Be a Beta Tester
Today lets take a look at the AEgooL Wi-Fi Enabled LED Backlight Kit In the past I have been a fan of LED Lighting from AEgooL, they are a low … Continue Reading Product Review: AEgooL Wi-Fi LED Backlight Kit
I saw a Facebook post about this product coming to market so jumped on it right away and am happy to say I am glad I did because it solved … Continue Reading Product Review: Inovelli NZW96
Let’s talk about the Sensative Strips Z-Wave Plus Ultra-Thin Door/Window Contact Sensor I was very excited about this product when I first heard about it, finally a door/window sensor that … Continue Reading Product Review: Strips by Sensative
I am a huge Ecobee fan so nice to see these on sale! ecobee4 Alexa-Enabled Thermostat with Sensor $199.00 ecobee3 lite Smart Thermostat $149.00
Nest appears to have started there holiday sales a little bit early so what better time than now to pick up some gear! Nest Learning Thermostat 3rd Generation $199.00 Nest Cam … Continue Reading Deal Alert: Nest Products on Sale
Although not a relatively new product the Ring Floodlight Camera Motion-Activated HD Security Camera is one of my favorite devices. It fulfills tow needs for me, a motion activated Floodlight … Continue Reading Product Review: Ring Floodlight Camera
Next up on my list of Smart Home Apps is the Philips Hue App. If you use Hue lighting in any part of your home automation system I am sure you … Continue Reading Smart Home Apps Volume Two: Hue
As part of Amazon’s Black Friday week we have a pretty good deal on the All-New Fire HD 10 Tablet with Alexa I am sure some of you can put … Continue Reading Deal Alert: Kindle Fire HD10
Pretty good deal on the Wink Hub 2 just in time for the start of the holiday buying season!
While “normies” are out fighting in the aisles of Walmart to snap up one of the official “Classic Mini” consoles that Nintendo lets slip out onto the market every once … Continue Reading Homebrew SNES Mini Aims for Historical Accuracy — Hackaday
Okay I have to say I was not too excited about this product, I mean what could be so “smart” about a car charger? The nonda ZUS Smart Car Charger … Continue Reading Product Review: Zus Smart Car Charger
It appears the Samsung SmartThings Smart Home Hub Hub is on sale for the holidays like it was last year 50% off!