Tag Archive: Home


Watch the house while you’re away with the $37 wireless YI Cloud Home cam

Improve your home security.

The YI Cloud Home Camera is currently on sale at Amazon for just $ 36.99 when you enter promo code TU7S58Y9 during checkout. Today’s sale marks an all-time low price for it and saves you $ 12 off what it sells for on average.

This 1080P HD wireless IP security camera is capable of capturing panoramic video and can also live stream footage directly to your phone. It offers complete 360-degree coverage along  [Read More…]

How to set up priority notifications for your home security system

When your home security system needs to tell you something, chances are you’ll want to listen. Here’s how to make sure you get those critical notifications you need.

Products Used In This Guide Best Buy: Nest Secure ($ 399) Amazon: Ring Alarm ($ 199) Setting priority notifications

We’re using the Nest app and the Nest Secure for demonstration purposes, but the process is the same for the Ring Alarm. too. There may be slight variations in the settings  [Read More…]

How to measure your home for the required number of smoke detectors

Smoke detectors come in all shapes and sizes but still have one important job — letting you know that there may be a fire or similar emergency situation. To do that job efficiently and correctly you need to cover the right areas inside your house so that smoke (or other indicators of a fire) can be detected quickly and accurately. However, the requirements published by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) can sometimes be hard to understand. Here’s  [Read More…]

Start scheduling the lights at home with the $56 Philips Hue Smart Bulb kit

You won’t want to miss this 20% discount.

Amazon has the Philips Hue A19 Smart Bulb Starter Kit on sale for just $ 55.79 right now. This deal marks its lowest price since early January of this year; it regularly sells for $ 70 when not discounted.

This offer is actually part of a larger sale on all Philips Hue products which are all currently 20% off at Amazon in celebration of Labor Day.

This Philips Hue  [Read More…]

UK Deal: Up your home security with this one-day sale on Arlo Pro 2 HD cams

Rely on the latest Arlo cams to keep an eye on on your home.

Arlo Pro 2 HD security cameras are reduced in price today at Amazon UK giving you a chance to make some significant savings while upgrading your home security. These cameras offer 1080p coverage of your home and even allow you to see what’s going on from your smartphone.

The second-gen Arlo Pro cameras works wirelessly or plugged in to power, are weather-resistant and  [Read More…]

How to build a smart home in an apartment

Discover the fun of running cable channels.

Find out exactly what you can change D-Line cable channels TP-Link 5 Port Ethernet Switch Nanoleaf Aurora Rhythm Starter Kit Philips Hue Starter Kit Google Home Lenovo Smart Display Wemo Mini Smart Plug LeFun WiFi Smart Power Strip Other tech you can buy

Smart home technology is getting more pervasive, but if you don’t own your space, you may feel a bit left out. Fortunately, it’s still possible to wire  [Read More…]

The best Google Home for apartments isn’t a Google Home at all

With a portable battery, big sound, and a small price tag, Insignia makes a better Google Home than Google does.

Google Home is no longer the only option for a great home speaker featuring Google Assistant and all of its goodness. Google’s AI has been added to speakers by big-name brands like JBL, Onkyo, Sony, and more, but the best buy in Google Assistant’s speakers comes from Best Buy’s in-house electronics brand, Insignia.

Insignia has two models  [Read More…]

You’ll soon be able to talk to your Google Home in Hindi

You’ll be able to seamlessly switch between English and Hindi when conversing with your Google Home.

Google introduced the Google Home and Google Home Mini in India a few months ago, and while the smart speaker didn’t have a lot in the way of features when it launched in the country, that’s set to change soon. At the latest Google for India event, Google has announced that the smart speaker will pick up Hindi support shortly.

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Cover your home in smart devices with three Echo Dots for just $25 apiece

The ultimate smart home.

If you add three Echo Dot smart devices to your cart and use the code DOT3PACK during checkout, the price will drop from $ 119.97 down to $ 74.97. That’s $ 45 off the price and brings the Echo Dots down to about $ 25 apiece. The Echo Dot is $ 40 on its own, and that’s only because there’s a sale dropping it from $ 50. It’s even bigger savings if you consider that  [Read More…]

4 things the Galaxy Home must do to challenge the Echo, Home, and HomePod

The Galaxy Home could be a total flop, but it doesn’t have to be.

On Thursday, August 9, Samsung hosted its Unpacked event in New York City to talk about its three biggest gadgets going into the second half of the year.

The Galaxy Note 9 was the star of the show, and while the Galaxy Watch wasn’t a huge focus, it was something we were expecting to make an appearance. What did catch us off guard,  [Read More…]