With new low-cost color-changing LEDs, this already ambitious setup looks even better in 2014.
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.
As the first retail-ready HomeKit product, Lutron's kit is just the beginning of Siri-integrated smart home control, but it works so well that I can easily recommend it today for any iOS users interested in plug-in lighting and dimmer products.
With automatic dimming, built-in motion detection, and a tunable color temperature, this connected bulb looks like a smart partner for the learning thermostat.
Smart LEDs are an overdue addition to the WeMo family of gadgets -- thankfully, Belkin did a nice job of getting them right.
For basic lighting automation needs, this TCP kit will do the job nicely -- and it won't break the bank, either. For more advanced features and controls, consider the competition, but be prepared to splurge.
Astronomers have used a trick of general relativity to look around a corner, of sorts, and view a massive, distant galaxy with remarkable clarity.
The new Philips Warm Glow LED cuts the color temperature when you dim the light down low.
There's fun to be had with Dying Light, but it's not going to breathe new life into a genre that's essentially on life support.
The Sunjoy Grill Gazebo with LED Lights is a sturdy solution for grilling in the shade. Offering protection from the sun, the shelter features metal construction.
A Korean startup has created a collar for your dog or cat with built-in LED lights that are capable of displaying text.