Christmas Gift Guide
Autoplay: ON Autoplay: OFF
Your video, "Hey, Ecobee, is there an Echo in here?"
will start after this message from our sponsors.
Loading video...

CNET First Look

Hey, Ecobee, is there an Echo in here?

The $249 Ecobee4 Smart Thermostat doesn't just work with Amazon services -- it has a built-in Alexa speaker.
1:43 /
Transcript

Latest Smart Home videos

Google Home Max aspires to surpass Sonos
2:13 14 December 2017
The Google Home Max is a $399 high-end smart speaker tailored for the audiophile.
Play video
7 fun ways to use Alexa this Christmas
2:22 9 December 2017
Here's how to make your Alexa speaker more festive this holiday season.
Play video
Bond smartens your remote-controlled ceiling fan
1:39 9 December 2017
This small, $99 device integrates up to six remote controlled ceiling fans into Amazon Alexa or Google Home platforms.
Play video
How to enable Alexa notifications
1:55 5 December 2017
Alexa can send you notifications when your Domino's pizza or Amazon order is out for delivery. Here's how it works.
Play video
One day, two beers, minimal effort. Hands on with the Pico Model C
1:38 3 December 2017
We brew a couple of beers in PicoBrew's streamlined beerbot.
Play video
How to fall asleep to a voice-activated sunset
2:34 2 December 2017
Get a new smart speaker for the holidays? Here's how to tell it to slowly fade your smart bulbs out as you drift off.
Play video
Yale's Assure Lock SL ditches keys and clunkiness
1:45 1 December 2017
This $169 touchscreen deadbolt is the slimmest Yale smart lock yet.
Play video
7 cool Alexa devices not made by Amazon
2:05 29 November 2017
Alexa is everywhere these days. Here are some gadgets we think are worth keeping an eye on that aren't made by Amazon.
Play video