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.
This will either be the camera of the future or another toy to send to the island of misfit cameras.
At the very least, it'll be a great conversation starter.
With built-in Wi-Fi and its own smartphone app, the Bud E-Fridge is a connected cooler for the cheap stuff.
Automated lighting makes a lot of sense for the modern, connected living space. Here's what we chose for the CNET Smart Home.
As part of its ElectRx program, which seeks to heal by treating the body like the electrical system it is, the government agency has awarded grants to seven teams.