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iSocket Systems iSocket 3G

This plug is smart enough to know when its outlet doesn't have power, and uses cellular signal to keep you informed.

By September 21, 2015

MSRP: $200.00


14 switches and sockets fit for a smart home (pictures)

These brainy gadgets have some big plans for those boring wall warts.

14 Images By November 13, 2014


What connected booze tech are we putting in the CNET Smart Home?

Automated homebrewing? Smart cocktails? Robotic bartenders? We'll drink to that.

By November 21, 2015


5 rules for buying smart-home devices with no regrets

A no-nonsense guide to buying a smart-home device you're going to love.

By November 4, 2015


Appliance Science: The bright physics of light and color

How does color work, and how does the type of light source you use affect the colors you see? Appliance Science looks at the science of light and color.

By November 2, 2015


Panasonic bringing light and portable power to those without

The Japanese electronics giant has designed a power system for the electricity-deprived regions of the world, which it intends to ship throughout Asia and Africa by the year's end.

By October 30, 2015


Waylens is a data-driven action cam built exclusively for drivers

This Kickstarter campaign aims to sell an OBD-II connection that uses your car's computer to pick out the most exciting parts of your dash cam video.

By October 20, 2015


Spider clock reminds you that time creeps up on us all

Luxury manufacture d'horlogerie MB&F has designed the spookiest mechanical spider clock, appropriately named "Arachnophobia."

By September 6, 2015


Trying -- and kinda succeeding -- at going the distance with an electric car

For Road Trip 2015, CNET drives an all-electric car 500 miles around Britain's most scenic spots to see how easy it is to take a road trip without petrol. Spoiler alert: It doesn't go well.

By August 15, 2015


Benedict Cumberbatch begs theatergoers to stop filming him on phones

Technically Incorrect: Appearing in a London production of "Hamlet," the "Sherlock" actor is incensed by how many people are pulling out their phones to shoot video during the performance.

By August 9, 2015