With the release of the Swidget Outlet, smart homes may look a little different in the near future. This new smart home invention combines a variety of different smart devices into one - the smart plug. Swidget’s novel approach to the…
Microsoft recently announced GLAS, a Cortana powered smart thermostat. With the success or Google's Nest and Ecobee, it’s not surprising that Microsoft would push to keep up with their competitors in the smart thermostat market.
We put some tips together for you on how to smarten-up your existing home! Hopefully, they will save you time and money for any home automation project.
Created by a French startup, Hydrao First is a connected shower head which helps monitoring the bathroom water consumption.
With Earth Day quickly approaching, it’s no surprise that our social media newsfeeds have been filled with statistics on energy usage in the U.S. After digesting some of the scarier facts, we took a look at some of the impacts home automation and smart devices can have on the energy usage of your home.
When we were at the CES 2017, we couldn't miss Shadecraft's stand, with its outstanding presentation of the Sunflower. Sunflower is an autonomous robotic shade or umbrella that you can place outdoors. Expected for this summer, the shade will contain an incredible number of technologies.
We often repeat how smart products can help your home being energy efficient, specially with the cold months coming up. Leaving smart thermostats and lights apart, we will present you 3 energy efficient products, in different categories.
If you have a SmartThings hub and at least a sensor (motion, multipurpose or water leak), you can monitor your home's temperature. Here is how to do it with the SmartThings app:
Netatmo is expanding its range of energy efficient products. At the CES 2017, they announced 2 new partnerships with Legrand and Velux Active.