Nest is still our choice for best overall smart thermostat, but it isn't massively different from the second-gen model and the gap is narrowing as other brands introduce solid competitors.
iPad and iOS news
The third-generation iPod Shuffle is the next best thing to an invisible MP3 player, but the quirky controls and microscopic design make it a limited recommendation.
The best-feeling and most protective keyboard case accessory for the iPad Air 2 is Belkin's premium case, hands-down: It's well worth the extra money.
You'll pay a premium for it, but the ClamCase Pro for iPad Mini is the best and most versatile all-around keyboard case we've seen.
The ClamCase Pro for iPad Air is a bendable multifunction keyboard case that doubles as a clever desk stand. It's the best accessory for fulfilling your iPad-as-laptop fantasies, provided you can live with a few drawbacks.
The tech giant was the target of a patent troll, a company that makes money by suing other companies.
The iPad Mini 4 makes the most of iOS 9 and has a number of welcome upgrades, but its high price will have some skipping straight up to larger iPad Air models.
It's one of the best rivalries between Roku and Apple in the Prizefight ring. Does the new Roku 3 have what it takes to take out the Apple TV?
Two of the best media-streaming devices, the Roku 3 and the third-generation Apple TV, renew their bitter rivalry.
Developed by Tactus Technology, the Phorm iPad Mini case costs $149 and offers users a physical keyboard that bubbles up from its protective screen.