Smart lightbulbs, door locks, thermostats and other items should be easier to install and interconnect, and Google will upgrade many current products with Matter software updates.
With faster speeds than the regular Eero 6, plus an extra 5GHz band to speed up system performance, Amazon's Eero Pro 6 mesh router helps Wi-Fi 6 shine.
Smart home hubs of the past are finding Echoes in the present.
Starting a smart home doesn't have to be scary. Here's what you need to know about Zigbee, Z-Wave and more.
Thinking of getting a smart lock? Read this before you take the plunge.
It wasn't long ago that $20 was a steal for a dumb 100W-replacement LED with no smarts whatsoever.
Set up your Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Zigbee smart LEDs in no time.
A newly found vulnerability could let a hacker inject malware into your home network through a Philips Hue bulb. A patch is available now.
Vintage-style Hue bulbs and a new Hue Go round out this year's crop of brand new gadgets from Philips Hue.
Philips Hue's latest smart light bulbs can use Bluetooth to pair directly to your phone -- but you still need the Hue Bridge if you want to sync with Siri.
Finally, your dumb light switches are no longer your smart bulbs' worst enemy. Here's a hands-on first look at the Lutron Aurora.
The brand's Wi-Fi smart LED bulbs need no hub, work with Alexa and Google, and now cost $15 each. Make that $25 if you want bulbs that can change colors.