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Smart Home

August Smart Lock
REVIEW

August Smart Lock

We haven't seen a flawless smart lock yet, but the August Smart Lock comes closer than any of its competitors thanks to its ease of use and overall polish.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 14, 2014

MSRP: $249.99

Advanced Lumonics Labs Orbnext
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Advanced Lumonics Labs Orbnext

At $129, Orbnext isn't an easy to splurge to justify, but makers, automation geeks and IFTTT aficionados might enjoy the niche appeal.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on September 24, 2014

MSRP: $99.00

Belkin WeMo LED Lighting Starter Set
REVIEW

Belkin WeMo LED Lighting Starter Set

Smart LEDs are an overdue addition to the WeMo family of gadgets -- thankfully, Belkin did a nice job of getting them right.

4 stars Editors' rating on September 17, 2014
Philips Hue Lux
REVIEW

Philips Hue Lux

These bulbs make the appealing world of Philips Hue lighting more accessible than ever before. At $30 each, they're definitely worth considering.

4 stars Editors' rating on August 21, 2014
Philips SlimStyle BR30 LED
REVIEW

Philips SlimStyle BR30 LED

The price is right for this unique light, but as there are other options that offer notably better performance for a few dollars more, you may want to shop around.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 13, 2014
Philips SlimStyle LED bulb (10.5 watt, Soft White)
REVIEW

Philips SlimStyle LED bulb ( 10.5 watt, Soft White)

For such a flat bulb, the SlimStyle is surprisingly well-rounded, making for a decent value at its price point.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 1, 2014
BOT Home Automation Ring
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BOT Home Automation Ring

Ring is an excellent idea poorly executed -- hold off for now and hope that this glitchy device improves with time.

2.5 stars Editors' rating on August 1, 2014
1 star User rating out of 1 vote
Quirky Refuel
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Quirky Refuel

This smart fuel gauge is excessive if you're comfortable just lifting the tank, and it suffers a few usability issues. However, it does its job for a low cost and will prove useful if you need to check your tank on the go.

3 stars Editors' rating on July 15, 2014

MSRP: $49.99

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 July 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 June 16, 2014