Part of the Caseta Wireless system, the $149 Lutron Smart Bridge lets DIY smart home builders control lights, window shades, and Wi-Fi thermostats all through Android and iOS mobile apps.
Lutron's Smart Bridge and related app work great, but the price is much too high for basic automated dimmer capabilities. If you plan to add other connected devices, its value will improve considerably.
The Lutron Smart Bridge offers DIY connected home builders the tools to command lights, shades, and thermostats via a mobile app.
With new partnerships and features announced for 2015, keep your eye on this slow, steady contender.
Zonoff and LG partner to bring smart home alerts to TVs linked to Staples Connect hubs.
By opening up its Digital Life platform, AT&T hopes to work with more partners and get deeper into the Internet of Things.
Nest secures its place in the smart home with a bunch of new third-party product integrations.
The company is aggressively pursuing new areas, such as Internet of Things, connected cars and smart homes.
Hoping for a smart home gadget this holiday season? Start here.
These systems promise to serve as the brains behind a smarter, more connected home. How do they stack up?