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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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Best smart home devices of 2015

From smart locks to smart lights, we've reviewed all kinds of connected home products this year. This category is growing rapidly, but here are our favorites so far.

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Ultra HD Blu-Ray's Digital Bridge: Can you finally watch your movie wherever you want?

The upcoming Ultra HD Blu-ray has a new method to allow sharing of the movies you buy across your phones and tablets, even allowing you to burn a backup. Will it work? Is it better than Ultraviolet? Here's what we know.

By August 30, 2015

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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

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Myfox Smart Home Security System

Myfox's camera is pretty good, although there are better options out there -- and the whole system is seriously overpriced. Don't get it.

By July 16, 2015

2.5 stars Editors' rating July 16, 2015
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​Startup aims to make home devices smart enough to anticipate what you need

Silk Labs wants to weave its software and services into all the new networked devices coming to homes of the future. Behind it: a trio fresh from the ambitious Firefox OS smartphone project.

By August 21, 2015

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Neurio Home Intelligence

If you simply want to review your energy consumption in real-time, look no further than Neurio. But, Belkin and startup Ecoisme are expected to offer similar products soon (that promise to do more than Neurio), so I'd hold off if you're on the fence.

By July 14, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating July 14, 2015
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Switching on HomeKit with iHome's Siri powered plug (pictures)

The iHome iSP5 SmartPlug can give Siri control over formerly dumb electronics.

14 Images By August 25, 2015