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Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV: Which streamer should you buy?

Which has the most apps? Which has the coolest features? Which one is the best? The most popular streamers all have their merits, so we'll help you decide which box is right for you.

By March 9, 2015

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Engineering students extinguish fire with sound

A pair of engineering students created a new type of fire extinguisher that uses sound waves to put out flames.

By March 26, 2015

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Doctors kill golden staph using a 1,000-year-old remedy

A recipe found in a ninth-century Anglo Saxon book of medical remedies has proven effective in killing methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

By March 30, 2015

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CNET Magazine celebrates spring and the home -- the smart home

In the second edition of our quarterly magazine, we look inside homes outfitted with locks, lights, thermostats and coffee makers all controlled over the Internet. The surprise: You may not need to spend much to raise your home's IQ.

By March 23, 2015

Review

Netgear Arlo Smart Home Security

Netgear's Arlo is your answer to un-tethered indoor and outdoor DIY home security -- just make sure you have spare batteries handy.

By February 2, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 2, 2015
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PicoBrew's automated beer maker too pricey for most home brewers.

We're cloudy on the benefits of the PicoBrew Zymatic, especially for $2,000.

By March 28, 2015

Gallery

Out like a lamb: Smart home and appliances month in review (pictures)

If you missed some of our smart-home and appliances coverage this month, here's a quick way to catch up.

31 Images By March 31, 2015

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Smart Home Buying Guide: Home Automation

Home automation promises to make life easier. Let us make it easier for you to get started.

By March 3, 2015

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Smart Home Buying Guide: Home Automation

Automation promises to make your life easier -- let us make it a little easier for you to get started.

By March 3, 2015

Editors' Take

Bird Home Automation DoorBird Video Doorbell

Step aside, Ring and Skybell -- a new Wi-Fi video doorbell is joining the fray.

By February 19, 2015

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