Ex-movie theater projectionist Steve Guttenberg covers high-end audio news and reviews.
From smart locks to smart lights, here's the best in smart home tech.
The Koubachi Wi-Fi Plant Sensor makes comprehensive garden care as easy as possible, but for those willing to be more hands-on, it's not worth the cost.
Belkin's NetCam HD+ is a fantastic option for budget-minded DIY security enthusiasts, but you'll need to pay the monthly fee to get the most from this entry-level IP camera.
The hefty price aside, the Asus AC2400 RT-AC87U is the most complete 802.11ac router to date, capable of satisfying all your home networking needs.
D-Link needs to partner with IFTTT and fix performance inconsistencies to match the versatility and convenience of Belkin's WeMo Switch and WeMo Insight Switch.
Startup Rachio wants you to set aside your old sprinkler controller for Iro, its $249 app-controlled irrigation system.
Honeywell's Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat can compete directly with the Nest Learning Thermostat on features, but it doesn't match the Nest's intuitive design.
The voice control options are extremely basic, and the price increase just doesn't match the value added. Save some cash and get the $249 model or a Nest.
The SwannSecure WiFi security cam boasts accessibility, but an unnecessary tablet accessory makes the package overpriced.
The Sony STR-DN1050 is a great deal that offers almost everything you could want in a midrange receiver.
Doorbot is an excellent idea poorly executed -- hold off for now and hope that this glitchy device improves with time.