An intriguing new Kickstarter campaign wants to turn old Android and iOS devices into Nest-like smart thermostats.
While the Lyric has a ton of potential, the app needs some major updates to make its usability and performance on par with the Nest.
The Ecobee3's sluggish touchscreen and glitchy apps hold it back, but fixes are in the works that might soon make this smart thermostat worthy of your consideration.
Read on to find out if one of these smart thermostats deserves a spot in your home.
With room-by-room motion-sensing capabilities and a slick interface, the Ecobee3 might turn up the heat on Nest.
The companies have partnered to give the smart thermostats to "selected hosts" in the US at no charge. It's part of a green push for Airbnb.
A few kinks keep Honeywell's $279 Lyric thermostat from stealing the show.
Follow these simple steps to setup your Honeywell Lyric thermostat.
Follow these steps to set up Honeywell's $280 Lyric thermostat with ease.
Nest Labs opens its platform so the smart thermostat and smoke detector can communicate with other appliances and apps. And Intel shows off a walking, talking 3D-printed robot anyone can build and program.