Staples Connect will launch supporting perhaps the largest curated ecosystem of smart home devices.
It's probably too early to commit to a master smart-home platform, but for basic home automation across multiple devices, Staples Connect works well -- and at $99, it's priced just right.
Unless you like watching TV in total darkness, chances are reflections are ruining your picture quality and driving you insane. No problem, we can fix that! Well, the former, anyway.
With smart devices booming, all-in-one smart hubs are starting to emerge as well, offering the promise of a singular control center for all of your automatable gizmos. Here are the ones we've come across so far.
The equipment isn't state of the art, but the design is what counts here.
The price alone is enough to scare us off--$1,836