Lutron's Smart Bridge and related app work great, but the price is much too high for basic automated dimmer capabilities. If you plan to add other connected devices, its value will improve considerably.
Rich is on vacation, so Tom Merritt is sitting in as co-pilot of the show today. Will Tom's b-movie prophecy come true? Will fruit flies in space mutate into terrifying Jeff Goldblums and destroy us all?
On today's show, Tom Merritt fills in for Rich; Ashley and Tom discuss fruit flies in space, the amazing visual effects in 'Game of Thrones,' and the world's tallest water slide (which Ashley will never ride).
Official Lego Builders travelled from Denmark to Hungary last week and succeeded in breaking the world record for the tallest ever tower of Lego.
Road Trip 2011: Filling the gap on the A75 autoroute from Paris to Perpignan, the Millau Viaduct rises up to 1,025 feet above the Tarn Valley below. And it looks good, too.
The business-oriented Lenovo ThinkPad X1 has a few quirks, but is otherwise a very impressive business-oriented ultrabook with strong crossover potential.
Road Trip 2011: Built to take the A75, a major French highway, across the Tarn River, the Millau Viaduct is the world's tallest bridge. Its seven towers dominate the area around it, and it has brought serious tourism to an otherwise sleepy town.
A "street view" from the pinnacle of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai offers offers a sweeping view of the city from 2,717 feet up in the air.
Mobile app Bridge is a friend finder with a tweak, focusing on what you like to do rather than what you say.
A new monument to the middle of the world would be nearly 3 miles above sea level, twice as high as the current tallest building on the globe. Thanks to modern GPS, it will also stand just where it should.