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Wink Relay

A wall-mounted touchscreen seems like an obvious addition to any smart home, but the Wink Relay suffers from high cost and underutliized potential.

By January 23, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating January 23, 2015

Wink Hub

While the Wink Hub has some design and usability kinks to work out, its affordability and versatility make it a very desirable option for whole-home automation.

By August 20, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 20, 2014

Caffeine may help men wake up in more ways than one (wink, wink)

The latest study on the magic, wake-up juice found that men who drink two to three cups of coffee a day may be able to reduce their risk of erectile dysfunction by 42 percent.

By May 20, 2015


Quirky files for bankruptcy

As part of a voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, the New York-based startup will sell off its Wink smart home platform in order to continue doing business.

By September 22, 2015


Wink's smart home platform syncs up with Amazon Echo

Owners of the Echo smart speaker can now turn their Wink-compatible lighting products on and off simply by asking "Alexa"

By July 9, 2015


Wink wink: Bill Nye uses emojis to explain evolution

Just how good are emojis at communicating complex ideas? Bill Nye the Science Guy explains the theory of evolution with a series of the digital symbols. Smiley face.

By December 12, 2014


Quirky needs you to return your Wink Hub

Wink Hub owners are locked out of the company's servers after mishandled security update. Here's how to fix it.

By April 19, 2015


Wink takes control of GE's smart appliances

With a new integration for GE's ConnectPlus Wi-Fi module, Wink is beginning to wade into large appliance waters.

By March 17, 2015


Wink Relay smart home control pad falls short of its potential

The benefits of an in-wall smart home control panel seem obvious, but too many limitations and still in-development features hold this one back.

By January 23, 2015


Caffeinated toothpaste will bring brushing buzz

Forget the potential of mint to wake you up in the morning. Power Energy Toothpaste plans to deliver "the rush while you brush" with straight-up caffeine.

By November 29, 2015