Tag Archive: Home

How to get Google Home to softly lull you to sleep

Google Home acts as a white noise machine for when you’re having trouble drifting off into slumber.

Finding it hard to fall asleep with the blaring summer heat? Google Home is good for more than turning off the lights or playing back your favorite podcast. You can use it as a noise machine of sorts for when the current environment just isn’t your vibe. If you’re in the U.S., you can use these quick tricks to get  [Read More…]

Do I need more than one Google Home?

Having more than one Google Home just adds benefits.

Google Home makes it easy to control your connected home. So what do you do when multiple people in the house all want to use your Google Home at the same time? Well, you pick up a second — or third! Having multiple Google Homes only increases your benefits, and we have the details for you here!

Do I really need more than one Google Home? What are  [Read More…]

The best smart home accessory discounts on Prime Day

Smart homes continue to grow in popularity, but transforming your home to make it smarter can be quite expensive. Amazon has a bunch of popular accessories discounted right now as part of its Prime Day celebrations, making it easier to afford to outfit your home with the gear. From smart bulbs to outlets, garage door openers and more, you’ll want to check these out.

LIFX Multicolor Smart Lightbulbs – $ 44.99 TP-Link White Smart Lightbulbs – $ 27.98  [Read More…]

Keep an extra eye on your home with link-U (review)

Webcams are nothing new in the world of tech. Heck, webcams that run off of mobile data are not new either. The truth is, cameras are a tough market to get into with lots of competition at great prices. link-U has sent us one of its 4G Hybrid Connection Smart Cameras to help show what sets them […]

Which countries support Google Home?

Google Home is slowly rolling out internationally. Is your country next?

Google Home has been helping out Americans with scheduling, playing music, and bringing their connected home together since November of 2016. While this accessory started out in the States, it’s been slowly rolling out across the world. The United Kingdom and Canada are the two newest additions, but there are definitely more to come.

We’ve got the details for you here!

Countries where Google Home is  [Read More…]

What other things do I need to use Google Home?

You probably have everything you need to use Google Home.

Google Home aims to make your life easier, but you will need a few things in order to use it. Don’t worry though, chances are you already have access to the three integral parts of using Google Home. We’ve got the details for you here.

Internet, account, and apps

There are three prerequisites you need to possess before using Google Home:

Internet service and an  [Read More…]

How to buy things with Google Home

Google makes it easy to shop using your voice.

It seems as though every year our lives get even busier than they were the year before. Between your commute, working, hitting doctor’s appointments, making it to the gym, and ensuring everything gets done on time, it can be hard to figure out the best time to run out to the store. That’s where Google Home wants to make things a bit easier for you.

You can set  [Read More…]

Google Pixel/Pixel XL are discounted at Verizon, free Google Home included

If you’ve been mulling over a Pixel or Pixel XL for some time, now it might be the perfect time to purchase one. If you’re willing to do business with Verizon that is. The carrier is now offering the Pixel with 32GB of storage for $ 15/month for the next 24 months, down from $ 27.08/month. This […]

How to set up Google Home with multiple users

Google can differentiate between up to six Google accounts, making it easy for the whole house to use!

Google Home works by recognizing your voice, letting you listen to music, add items to your shopping list and even check the day’s news. With multi-user support, that goes a step further allowing up to six different accounts to link to a single Google Home. This means that every account can receive personalized responses from Google Home to help  [Read More…]

Put some Canadian pride on your home screen with these Canada Day themes!

“Canada… big, wide, and very, very cold!” “WHAT?!”

That’s the beginning of the Canada movie at Epcot, and that’s the first thing that pops into my head whenever I think of our northern neighbors. Safe to say, I am not an expert on the country. Until I started to work for Android Central, my Canadian experiences consisted of Epcot and Hetalia. That said, there’s a lot to be envious of looking at Canada. You’ve got good healthcare,  [Read More…]