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automation

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BOT Home Automation Ring

Ring is a significant step up from Doorbot and its upcoming 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, we've reviewed all kinds of connected home products this year. This category is growing rapidly, but here are our favorites so far.

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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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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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Bird Home Automation DoorBird Video Doorbell

Step aside, Ring and Skybell -- a new Wi-Fi video doorbell is joining the fray.

By February 19, 2015

Pricing not available

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Flickr misfires with automated photo tags

The image-recognition machinery behind the Yahoo site stumbles as it tries to interpret photos of black people and concentration camps.

By May 20, 2015

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Get an Insteon home-automation starter kit for $99.99

That's half off the regular price for this smart-home setup, which includes dimmers and motion sensors.

By April 22, 2015

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Twitter automates the creation of harassment reports

Twitter has added a new feature that allows victims of harassment to create a full report of a harassing Tweet with just a mouse click.

By March 17, 2015

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PicoBrew's automated beer maker too pricey for most home brewers.

We're cloudy on the benefits of the PicoBrew Zymatic, especially for $2,000.

By March 28, 2015

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Smart Home Buying Guide: Home Automation

Automation promises to make your life easier -- let us make it a little easier for you to get started.

By March 3, 2015

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A beginner's guide to smarter home automation

Home automation promises to make life easier. Let us make it easier for you to get started.

By March 3, 2015