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automation

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BOT Home Automation Ring

Ring is a significant step up from Doorbot and its upcoming motion- and weather-sensing features show promise, but I'm still a little concerned about its ability to stream a consistently decent video.

By December 18, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating December 18, 2014

MSRP: $199.00

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Best smart home devices of 2015

From smart locks to smart lights, here's the best in smart home tech.

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E Fun Nexturn Home Automation System

E Fun branches out to automation and security at CES 2015 with three comprehensive smart home kits.

By January 5, 2015

MSRP: $159.00

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BOT Home Automation Doorbot

Doorbot is an excellent idea poorly executed -- hold off for now and hope that this glitchy device improves with time.

By August 1, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating August 1, 2014
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Workflow lets you automate actions on iOS (pictures)

Automating tasks on your iOS device is now possible, thanks in part to this amazing app.

8 Images By January 13, 2015

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PicoBrew's Zymatic automates home beer brewing

This Kickstarted automated home brewer has just started shipping to its backers, and promises to make craft brewing as easy as pushing a button.

By January 7, 2015

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E Fun takes a step into home security and automation

E Fun's new $299 Nexturn Gold security and automation kit is ready to tackle your connected home.

By January 6, 2015

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Amazon's automated attendants (pictures)

At Amazon's fulfillment centers, packing an order is happening even faster, thanks to the help of robotized warehouses.

15 Images By November 30, 2014

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Startup IFTTT banking on more automation in your life

Today, companies have apps and websites. Tomorrow, they'll let their customers link electronically in a new way with if-this-then-that actions, IFTTT CEO Linden Tibbets predicts.

By November 5, 2014

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Experience the true existential madness of automated customer service

You've made those calls. You've pressed 2 for Spanish. And you've waited till eternity. This new video exists to tell you that you aren't alone.

By October 18, 2014

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ADT teams up with IFTTT to automate home security

The security mainstay is looking to IFTTT to help offer smarter home security controls.

By August 19, 2014