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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 Apr. 11, 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 Dec. 16, 2013

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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 Apr. 15, 2014

Review

SmartThings

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

By Dec. 13, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Dec. 13, 2013

MSRP: $299.00

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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 Sep. 13, 2011

Review

Nest Learning Thermostat

The second generation of the energy-saving Nest Learning Thermostat puts this device even further ahead of the (nearly nonexistent) competition.

By Oct. 2, 2012

5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 2, 2012
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iPod creator's next quest: Making thermostats sexy

With startup Nest, the leader of the original iPod and iPhone teams and other Silicon Valley veterans have cooked up the Learning Thermostat, an entirely new approach to efficient home heating and cooling.

By Oct. 24, 2011