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Best smart home devices of 2014

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

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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.

August 1, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating August 1, 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

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Archos' awkward answer to home automation

Clunky design defines the Archos $250 Smart Home Starter Pack.

By August 15, 2014

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Twitter says as many as 23 million accounts connect with automated services

Almost 9 percent of active accounts use automated technology to interact with Twitter, a new SEC filing reveals.

By August 12, 2014

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Microsoft gets into the home automation game with Insteon partnership

With exclusive features coming to Windows devices this June, the tech giant is officially getting into the home automation game.

By May 15, 2014

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August Smart Lock

We haven't seen a flawless smart lock yet, but the August Smart Lock comes closer than any of its competitors thanks to its ease of use and overall polish.

October 14, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating October 14, 2014

MSRP: $249.99

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Use IFTTT to automate your Android

The new IFTTT Android app makes your phone work for you, automating common tasks.

By May 8, 2014

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Automated selfie mirror catches you smiling

Take the guesswork out of capturing the perfect selfie with a high-tech mirror that waits for a nice smile before it grabs a photo.

By April 9, 2014

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Google automates David Hasselhoff photobombs for April Fools'

Thanks to a Google joke, your celebrity photobomb dreams are inching closer to reality. So long as you only dream about David Hasselhoff.

By April 1, 2014