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Wink Hub

While the Wink Hub has some design and usability kinks to work out, its affordability and versatility make it a very desirable option for whole-home automation.

By August 20, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 20, 2014

SmartThings Hub (Second Generation)

SmartThings' impressive performance and wide array of potential applications make it easy to recommend, but its underwhelming app adds a lot of frustration to an otherwise excellent system.

By September 21, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 21, 2015
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GreenIQ Smart Garden Hub

The GreenIQ Smart Garden Hub wants to help you save water by gathering weather data and info from other connected garden devices, and sending it all to your sprinklers.

By May 5, 2015

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Logitech Harmony Home Hub Extender

Slip this $100 extender beneath your hub, and you'll be able to take control of bulbs, door locks and more right from your remote control.

By October 6, 2015

MSRP: $99.99

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Microsoft Surface Hub

The 84-inch 4K touchscreen display boasts a full set of productivity-geared features.

By January 21, 2015

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Insteon Hub Pro (HomeKit-enabled)

If you're an iOS user looking to schedule lights and appliances to turn on and off through a single app, then Insteon's HomeKit-compatible Hub fits the bill, and it has the potential to get even better, but as of now, it's too limited to recommend.

By September 19, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating September 19, 2015

MSRP: $149.99


Staples Connect D-Link Hub

Staples Connect is a reliable, easy-to-use platform, and the new D-Link hub is undeniably better than the original. If you already own devices that'll work with it, the new hub makes a lot of sense, but if you're starting your smart home from scratch, consider waiting to see what happens with Apple HomeKit and SmartThings 2.0.

By March 6, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 6, 2015

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D-Link Connected Home Hub

D-Link shows that it's taking home automation seriously at CES 2015 with a new $80 hub and an assortment of compatible accessories.

By January 4, 2015

MSRP: $79.99


Samsung AllShare Cast Hub

The Samsung AllShare Cast Hub is worthwhile only for select Samsung mobile device owners absolutely dying to view mobile content on their HDTVs.

By October 10, 2012

2.5 stars Editors' rating October 10, 2012

Why I ditched Apple Music for Spotify

Commentary: Back in June, I signed up for Apple Music, eager to make it my one-and-only music service. But after just a few weeks, I jumped ship for Spotify. Here's why.

By October 4, 2015