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East Palo Alto: Life on the other side of Silicon Valley's tracks

Wedged between techie territories like Palo Alto and Menlo Park, this once down-and-out California town is trying to turn itself around while still keeping its identity. We paid a visit on Road Trip 2015.

By August 31, 2015

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Nest Learning Thermostat Third Generation

The newest iteration of the Google-owned Nest thermostat has a larger screen and a slimmer profile, as well as a few new features.

By September 1, 2015

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Your chance to win* a cord-cutter's prize bundle!

From the Cheapskate: Sayonara, cable bill! RCA wants you to win a killer HDTV antenna, Roku 3 with voice search and $100 Netflix gift card.

By August 31, 2015

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Samsung debuts world's first ultra-high definition Blu-ray player

The device will launch in Europe early next year, and the company also showed off new speakers and talked up a streaming gaming service.

By September 3, 2015

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Home Connect

Bosch will expand its Home Connect app launched last year to smarten up fridges, washing machines, dryers, and coffee machines.

By September 2, 2015

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iHome iSP5 SmartPlug

Avoid the iSP5 SmartPlug if you're an Android user. For iOS, it's worth considering given the HomeKit compatibility and relatively low cost, but if you want to start building a larger smart home, I'd wait for a more robust HomeKit option as at least two will hit retailers by the end of 2015.

By August 25, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating August 25, 2015

MSRP: $39.99

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Epson Home Cinema 1040

The Epson Home Cinema 1040 offers a relatively high brightness for an entry-level, full HD projector and includes two HDMI ports.

By August 25, 2015

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Mycroft Smart Home AI Platform

Seeking funding on Kickstarter, the Mycroft Smart Home AI Platform is voice-activated, cloud-connected, control device with Arduino and Raspberry Pi 2 at its core.

By August 17, 2015

MSRP: $129.00

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Panasonic Outdoor Home Surveillance Camera Kit

This camera kit is a reasonable option for outdoor home security, but its app needs an update and I wish the cameras had high-definition settings.

By August 7, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 7, 2015
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Epson Home Cinema 2040

Epson has announced three affordable home theater projectors including the entry-level Home Cinema 740HD and the enthusiast-level 2040.

By August 5, 2015

MSRP: $799.00