Two new smoke detectors from the company behind the Roost Smart Battery will bring affordable smarts to your connected home.
The D-Link Smart Alarm detector listens for the sounds of a siren, and sends you an alert if it hears something.
Exclusive to Lowe's and compatible with the Iris system, the Halo detector monitors the weather and issues voice alerts in case of fire or storm.
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There's nothing groundbreaking about this simple system, but for basic small home security, it gets the job done.
You'll pay a premium for this smart alarm that just isn't very smart. HomeKit's first smoke detector is one to avoid until it gets a few major software updates.
If you battle the urge to keep hitting the snooze button, Carrot Alarm delivers more fun and more features than other alarm apps.
Comcast and Alarm.com are awaiting governmental approval to acquire Internet of Things company Icontrol Networks.
Can you smell what The Rock is cooking for your mornings? That's the smell of getting your butt out of bed with no snooze to save you.
Smoke detectors save lives. By warning you when it detects smoke, a smoke alarm can give you valuable time to escape a fire. But they can also be a pain, going off when you are cooking. Appliance Science looks at the science of smoke alarms.
The Amazon Echo's alarm capabilities have been lacking since the feature was added last year. But now you can wake up to the soothing voice of Alec Baldwin every morning.