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Best Buy serves up Black Friday deals on Nest, Dropcam and Philips Hue smart-home gadgets

This Black Friday retailer Best Buy will give big discounts on Nest, Dropcam and Philips Hue smart-home products.

By November 17, 2014

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Smart-home showdown: SmartThings vs. Wink

These systems promise to serve as the brains behind a smarter, more connected home. How do they stack up?

By November 12, 2014

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Amazon's secret lab is working on smart-home devices -- report

Amazon's Lab126 will boost staff by 27 percent over the next five years as it tests smart-home gadgets, reports Reuters.

By September 24, 2014

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The slick smart-home tech of IFA 2014 (pictures)

Smart-home technology made its presence felt in a big way at IFA 2014 in Berlin. Here are some standout highlights we saw that demonstrate impressive connected-home skills.

12 Images By September 4, 2014

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Sony backs AllSeen Alliance for smart-home push

The consumer electronics giant has thrown its weight behind an effort to get devices on the Internet of Things to communicate and cooperate. There are several such groups, though.

By September 3, 2014

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9 smart-home gadgets you can get for less than $50 (pictures)

Looking to get connected on the cheap? We've got you covered.

10 Images By August 8, 2014

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With Nest, Google homes in on smart-home blueprint

Commentary: Nest Labs' purchase of Dropcam may signal a future in which parent Google tries to balance licensing technology for and participating in the smart-home market.

By June 23, 2014

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Apple rumored to announce iPhone smart-home remote

Will your iPhone replace your clickers? Several sources point to Apple revealing smart-home features for iOS 8 at WWDC.

By May 30, 2014

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ZigBee smart-home tech on its way to Samsung handsets -- report

Samsung's next Galaxy reportedly will pack ZigBee wireless technology to let users to control everything from lighting switches to heating controls.

By July 10, 2013

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Android meets LED bulbs in Google smart-home push

At Google I/O, Google and Lighting Sciences Group show off an LED bulb controlled by Android devices, a step for the Web giant into home automation.

By May 10, 2011