Tag Archive: Alarm


Lenovo Smart Clock review: The bedside alarm that gets you

I’m not a morning person; never have, and despite recently having a baby, likely never will be. But I’ve always tended to rely on whatever’s convenient to wake me up in the morning — my phone usually, but also various types of wearables, from the Bose Sleepbuds (which are connected earplugs and totally amazing) to various Fitbits that buzz my wrist disconcertingly when it’s time to get up.

I’ve also had an Amazon Echo Spot next to my  [Read More…]

Enhance the security of your home with Ring’s Alarm System for just $169

The Ring Alarm Home Security 5-piece standard kit is down to $ 169 right now at Amazon. The system regularly sells for $ 199, and has only dropped in price a few times, one of which was during Black Friday. The 8-piece kit is also on sale right now at just $ 204, which is nearly $ 65 off its regular price.

Staying safe Ring Alarm System 5-Piece

Ring’s self-install Alarm System is a great way to add  [Read More…]

This Nest Protect Carbon Monoxide Alarm comes with a free Google Home Mini

B&H Photo has the Nest Protect Battery-Powered Smoke and Monoxide Alarm available for $ 119 shipped, which is its standard price. Don’t gloss over the deal, though, as this also comes with a free Google Home Mini. That’s a $ 39 value and you can choose from four different colors. While the Google Home Mini doesn’t work in conjunction with the Nest Protect, it’s a fantastic little gadget that plays well with other products in the Nest ecosystem.

Stay safe  [Read More…]

How to set a music alarm with Google Home or a Google Assistant speaker

I am not a morning person but, you know what makes my mornings better? Waking up to my favorite music. Waking up might be hard, but setting up your music alarm doesn’t have to be. Just follow these simple steps below and you’ll be waking up to your favorite tunes in no time.

First, you’ll need to make sure you have your default music provider set up in the Google Home app. Next just try this command Hey Google set music alarm  [Read More…]

Get $40 off and a free Echo Dot with Amazon’s $159 Ring Alarm system

Modify and expand the system for your personal needs.

The Ring Alarm 5-piece Home Security System is down to $ 159 on Amazon compared to its normal price of $ 200. In addition to that, you can get an Echo Dot at no additional cost. If you want the third-gen Echo Dot, Amazon’s newest, you’ll have to wait until Feb. 28. On the other hand, you can get a second-gen Echo Dot with shipping available today.

You  [Read More…]

Which Ring Alarm kit should you buy?

Best answer: We’d recommend Ring’s 8-piece Alarm Security Kit for most homes. It’s an 8-piece set which includes multiple contact and motion detectors to cover most entry points of the home, and you can get it all for a good price.

Amazon: Ring Alarm Security 8-Piece Kit ($ 270)

Cover all your main doors and points of entry

When shopping for a home security system, you always start with one consideration: your home. How  [Read More…]

Yale locks are now compatible with Ring Alarm systems

The landscape of smart home products and security devices spans across many brands and getting them to work together isn’t always easy. Yale and Ring have just teamed up to help simplify things a bit by linking together Yale smart locks and the Ring Alarm system.

From now on, all Z-Wave enabled Yale locks such as the Assure Lock line up will be interconnected with the Ring Alarm system. This is also good news for users of the August Smart  [Read More…]

Lenovo Smart Clock is the Google Assistant alarm clock we always wanted

A bedside companion with a compelling price and compact size.

Lenovo is expanding its smart home offering with the new Smart Clock, a purpose-made bedside alarm clock that slots in well underneath the Lenovo Smart Display. With just a 4-inch screen, the Smart Clock is notably smaller than even the Google Home Hub — and in turn scales back its capabilities to match the simplified needs of a smart alarm clock for your bedroom. Plus, it’s just  [Read More…]

These new sensors and features help make Ring’s Alarm System more powerful

Time to make a good system even better.

It’s time to take your Ring Alarm system and make it even more powerful, making your home even more secure. Ring announced several new accessories at CES 2019 that will protect you not just from security threats but from property damage and other life-threatening situations. The new Ring Alarm sensors, like the $ 35 Smoke & CO Listener will be able to monitor for smoke, carbon monoxide, flooding, freezing  [Read More…]

Get $20 off and a free Echo Dot with Amazon’s $179 Ring Alarm system

Modify and expand the system for your personal needs.

The Ring Alarm 5-piece Home Security System is down to $ 179 on Amazon compared to its normal price of $ 200. In addition to that, you can get an Echo Dot at no additional cost. If you want the third-gen Echo Dot, Amazon’s newest, you’ll have to wait until Dec. 20. That means you probably won’t get it before Christmas. You can get a second-gen Echo Dot  [Read More…]