The Steam Link is a tiny device that makes it easy to stream PC games to your TV.
The D-Link Komfy Switch with Camera merges lighting control with home security quite seamlessly and discreetly -- and the environmental sensors are a welcome bonus. Consider it as a standalone security product in any area you'd like to watch more closely.
Dyson's Pure Cool Link air purifier is supposed to adjust automatically based on indoor pollution levels -- and it has a related app.
If you are specifically looking for a wide-angle DIY indoor camera with local storage, the D-Link DCS-2630L will work well. Just don't expect stellar design or a headache-free setup process.
Misfit's entry-level fitness tracker gets the job done at a supercheap price, but its 'smart button' functions leave a lot to be desired.
Link-Union's Link-U Hybrid SmartCam presents a promising alternative to server-based data plans, and any potential power-outage or Wi-Fi connectivity concerns.
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These low-cost bulbs definitely merit consideration, especially if you've already bought into Wink. We aren't sure we'd outfit a whole house with them, though.
Considering its insanely cheap price, the TP-Link TL-WR841N is a great buy for a small home with modest Wi-Fi needs.
Staples Connect is a reliable, easy-to-use platform, and the new D-Link hub is undeniably better than the original. If you already own devices that'll work with it, the new hub makes a lot of sense, but if you're starting your smart home from scratch, consider waiting to see what happens with Apple HomeKit and SmartThings 2.0.
With support for 3G, 4G and 4G+ networks, these affordable mobile hotspots let up to 32 devices connect at the same time.