Tag Archive: Home


The Anker Nebula Prizm home projector has dropped to a new low price

A new way to watch your favorite movies.

The Anker Nebula Prizm 2500 Lux LED home projector is down to $ 84.99 on Amazon. The projector has sold for $ 100 or more since its release, so this is a first for the Prizm. It also has the support of Anker’s customer service and a one-year warranty.

The Prizm can project a 800 x 480 resolution picture up to 90 inches (although 65 is the ideal max).  [Read More…]

Lenovo adds to smart home family with Smart Clock

Lenovo has helped Google lead the way with Smart Displays. They were an original partner with the new generation of visual smart home products. Now, Lenovo is back with a smaller version we’ve all been waiting for: The Lenovo Smart Clock.

Honestly, since Smart Displays were announced, I was disappointed that there wasn’t an Echo Spot version to use as an alarm clock. Lenovo has essentially solved this issue with Smart Clock. The new addition to the smart home is  [Read More…]

These are the best smart plugs that work with Alexa and Google Home

Amazon Echo and Google Home have crossed over from the early adopter phase to each finding a place within the mainstream culture. Both are functional, but if you’re like me, you still might not be convinced which assistant is right for you — that’s why I’ve got both Alexa and Google Assistant speakers set up in my home. If you find yourself in the same boat, it may be important to buy smart home accessories that are compatible with both  [Read More…]

Make your home more intelligent with two discounted Aukey Wi-Fi Smart Plugs

Saving money is always smart.

Head on over to Amazon and use code AUKEY4AP to get two Aukey Wi-Fi Mini Smart Plugs for $ 20.15. Normally they would cost about $ 28, and the coupon code drops the price lower than we’ve ever seen it fall directly.

These well-rated smart plugs work in conjunction with things like Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant. The Aukey Home app, which is free to download, lets you activate and deactivate home  [Read More…]

Ventev intros new charging solutions for home and auto

Ventev Mobile, one of our favorite brands in the charging and cable space, today adds a number of new products to its portfolio. Additionally, it has refreshed its lineup of current products, too.

New for 2019 are the wireless watchdock duo and wireless chargepad duo. The former allows for wireless charging of a phone and Apple Watch at the same time while the latter provides wireless charging of two phones at one time. Moreover, there are new wall chargers and  [Read More…]

Add two of TP-Link’s mini smart plugs to your smart home for $28 total

The easiest way to make your home smart.

The TP-Link Kasa HS105 Wi-Fi Smart Plug Mini 2-pack is down to $ 27.99 at B&H thanks to a 44% off on-page coupon. These plugs sell for $ 25 individually on Amazon and at B&H. The 2-pack is $ 47 on Amazon and has only dropped as low as the above deal on rare occasions like Black Friday.

You could also get two TP-Link HS200 smart light switches for  [Read More…]

TP-Link’s $45 Smart Switch 3-Way Kit lets you automate home lighting

Control them with your phone, or your voice.

TP-Link’s Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Light Switch, 3-Way Kit is a great way to take more control over the lighting in your home, and right now it’s available at Amazon for just $ 44.99. That marks a return to its lowest price ever there, plus it saves you a bit over $ 20 off what it sells for on average. It comes with two smart switches to replace existing ones  [Read More…]

Last-minute holiday shopping ideas for smart home beginners

Don’t worry, we’ve all put off holiday shopping before, but it’s not too late just yet. While you probably don’t have time to get any custom gifts ordered at this point, there’s still plenty of time to grab some smart home tech to get your friends or family started on kitting out a more convenient, automated home.

Smarter than your lights Philips Hue 2-Pack Starter Kit

Philips Hue is one of the most popular smart lighting brands, and  [Read More…]

Add Google’s Home Hub and two Google Home Minis to your smart home for $130

Have Google Assistant available everywhere with this bundle.

Verizon has an awesome deal right now on Google Home products, offering the newly-released Google Home Hub at a $ 20 discount and throwing in two Google Home Mini smart speakers for free. All in, you’re getting at least $ 200-worth of Google Assistant devices for less than the Hub alone would normally cost. All you have to do is add one Hub and two Minis to your cart  [Read More…]

Google imagines Home Alone in 2018 with Google Home commercial

Kevin McCallister is home alone… again. A new ad campaign from Google imagines what life would be like if Macaulay Culkin had to defend his home in 2018, but now with help from Google Home.

The ad features the actor revisiting some of the more memorable scenes from the 1990 film; the attention to detail for the set is really awesome, by the way.

Now, instead of freaking out over how he’d defend the house, McCallister relies on Google for  [Read More…]