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.
Staples Connect is a reliable, easy-to-use platform, and the new D-Link hub is undeniably better than the original. If you already own devices that'll work with it, the new hub makes a lot of sense, but if you're starting your smart home from scratch, consider waiting to see what happens with Apple HomeKit and SmartThings 2.0.
Staples teases a preview of its Black Friday deals and plans to cut you a seriously deep discount on Apple iPad models.
The retailer is offering a great deal on the iPad Air 2 in 64GB and 128GB. Don't miss out.
The veteran 16-35mm f2.8 and 24-70mm f2.8 lenses get modern coatings and other modern touches.
The new D-Link version of the Staples Connect hub wants to make your smart home even smarter.
Hit by weak sales and competition from other retail players, the two office supply chains will become one.
Faced with sluggish sales, the two chains are once again eyeing a deal to join forces, says the Wall Street Journal.
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.