73 results found

Smart Home

Cree 60-watt Replacement LED Bulb (Soft White)
REVIEW

Cree 60-watt Replacement LED Bulb ( Soft White)

If you're looking for value in the lighting aisle, look no further -- this LED leads the pack.

4 stars Editors' rating on Jul. 8, 2014
Lutron Smart Bridge
REVIEW

Lutron Smart Bridge

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.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on Jun. 16, 2014

MSRP: $149.00

Koubachi Wi-Fi Plant Sensor, Outdoor
REVIEW

Koubachi Wi-Fi Plant Sensor, Outdoor

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.

3 stars Editors' rating on Jun. 9, 2014
Netatmo Weather Station
REVIEW

Netatmo Weather Station

This system works well, but the appeal might be too limited to justify the price.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on Jun. 5, 2014
Parrot Flower Power
REVIEW

Parrot Flower Power

For data lovers, the Flower Power tracks and charts well. For everybody else, the Flower Power lacks the convenience of the competition.

2.5 stars Editors' rating on Jun. 3, 2014
Oso Technologies PlantLink
REVIEW

Oso Technologies PlantLink

The scalable PlantLink system isn't foolproof or comprehensive, but it does a fine job of using the Internet to communicate your plant's watering needs.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May. 28, 2014

MSRP: $79.00

Moneual Rydis H67 Pro
REVIEW

Moneual Rydis H67 Pro

If you want a no-fuss floor cleaner, stay away from the Moneual Rydis H67 Pro.

1.5 stars Editors' rating on May. 15, 2014
Techko Maid Smart Maid RS118
REVIEW

Techko Maid Smart Maid RS118

With no real smarts and relatively little actual cleaning power, this sad robot is borderline useless.

2 stars Editors' rating on May. 9, 2014
LIFX bulb (Wi-Fi, Pearl White)
REVIEW

LIFX bulb ( Wi-Fi, Pearl White)

The Lifx shows great potential and powerful performance, but it isn't smart enough to compete with the Philips Hue line quite yet. Wait for this smart bulb to gain a few IQ points before making a purchase.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on Apr. 24, 2014
Staples Connect Hub
REVIEW

Staples Connect Hub

It's probably too early to commit to a master smart-home platform, but for basic home automation across multiple devices, Staples Connect works well -- and at $99, it's priced just right.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on Jan. 27, 2014

MSRP: $99.00