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New look, new price, same Alexa smarts
Alexa is still the most compelling voice control platform, and the new and improved Echo should only boost her momentum. It's well worth $100.Read full review
This camera strikes the right balance for home security
Amazon's Cloud Cam is affordable, reliable and easy to use, but it's the free storage that ultimately makes it more appealing than Nest security cameras and many other home security competitors.Read full review
Best color-changing smart bulbs
Lifx's second-gen smart bulbs are brighter and more efficient than you-know-Hue -- and the colors look better, too. We also like the easy-to-use app, the integrations with IFTTT and Alexa, and the fact that Lifx bulbs don't need a hub.Read full review
Best retrofit smart lock
August's Smart Lock adds smarts to the deadbolt you already have. Its simple interface, integration with HomeKit, and reliability earned it an Editor's Choice.Read full review
Belkin's itty-bitty WeMo Mini has big plans for the smart home
WeMo's always been a solid smart home starting point, and at just $35, the WeMo Mini is the line's best offering yet.Read full review
A new Nest device to Protect what matters most
No other smoke and carbon monoxide detectors available today can match the second-gen Nest Protect in terms of looks and options, making it a great buy for anyone who appreciates design and connected features.Read full review
Ring's latest battery-powered buzzer is oh-so easy to charge
Look no further than Ring's battery-powered Video Doorbell 2 if you don't want to deal with electrical wiring.Read full review