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Grid Connect ConnectSense Smart Outlet

The ConnectSense Outlet and app work well with Apple's HomeKit and Siri controls, but it treads a well worn path at this point and doesn't have the features to stand out or the price to be a bargain.

By January 14, 2016

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 14, 2016
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Best smart home devices of 2016

From smart locks to smart lights, we've reviewed all kinds of connected home products this year. This category is growing rapidly, but here are our favorites so far.

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Designer Yves Behar talks smart locks, wearables and Apple (Q&A)

The famed product creator sits down with CNET to talk about the new devices he's producing for startup August, as well as the design areas he'd love to tackle.

By October 14, 2015

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Where Yves Behar finds inspiration for product design

The famed designer, who has worked with Apple, Movado, Jawbone, Prada, Herman Miller and Samsung, is also the co-founder of August, which just launched three new smart lock products. Behar sat down with CNET's Shara Tibken to explain his design process and the beauty of designing useful products.

By October 14, 2015

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Yves Behar's smart lock lets the right ones in

A new iPhone-operated smart lock will let you in without having to fumble for keys — and allocate access to your friends.

By May 30, 2013

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August smart lock, from Yves Behar, to ship in Q1 2014

The company began taking preorders today and also announced a new feature that locks a door automatically every time it is closed.

By October 2, 2013

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Smart grid 101: What next-gen electricity means for you

The evolving energy industry could totally change the way you think about electricity in your home.

By November 7, 2015

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Floods, fires, power outages: Isn't there an app for that?

See how well some street-smart tech can protect the CNET Smart Home against domestic disasters.

By December 11, 2015

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Kodak revives Super 8 camera with digital flair

The company, which filed for bankruptcy in 2012, teams up with designer Yves Behar in hopes of a comeback for the old-school video format -- and overall business too.

By January 5, 2016

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How to buy the best hybrid

Need a little more electricity in your life, but aren't ready for an EV? You've got options.

By January 26, 2016

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A green light for green thumbs: Edyn goes on sale

You can now purchase the tool that lets your plants talk to you.

By July 1, 2015