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ecobee

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SmartThings adds support for TCP, Quirky, and Ecobee

The fee-free home automation platform is starting to look like a true contender for smart home supremacy.

By April 11, 2014

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SmartThings surges toward connected-home supremacy

New partnerships, a booming developer base, and a fresh coat of paint for the app are helping SmartThings pull ahead of competing platforms.

By May 21, 2014

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Control your climate with these smart devices

From sensors to thermostats and even a connected ceiling fan, these gadgets can offer cooling smarts this summer.

By June 10, 2014

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Google said to be considering a smart thermostat, again

Some companies, like Nest, have proven that home energy-use systems can be consumer-friendly. Maybe this is why Google is reportedly giving such a device another try.

By December 16, 2013

Editors' Take

GE Link Connected LED

At less than $15 per bulb, the newly announced Link Connected LED looks promising.

June 27, 2014

MSRP: $15.00

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Calculate your PC's energy use

Microsoft's free Joulemeter utility gives you a rough estimate of a Windows system's power consumption. Plus: tips for reducing your electronics energy bill.

By April 15, 2014

Editors' Take

Orbnext

With a full array of multicolor LEDs and promises of IFTTT compatibility, this smart-home conversation starter might prove surprisingly useful.

April 28, 2014

MSRP: $99.00

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The year of the smart home hits half time

Experts weren't wrong when they predicted a smart-home boom in 2014. Six months later, here's where things stand -- and where they might be headed.

By June 30, 2014

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Smart thermostats to get smart cloud software

The familiar manual Honeywell thermostat will get a 21st-century upgrade by connecting over the Internet to Opower's home energy-efficiency recommendation service.

By September 13, 2011

Review

SmartThings

If you're looking for an easy and (relatively) affordable entry point into home automation, then SmartThings makes a lot of sense.

December 13, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating December 13, 2013