Category: For home

The Best Smart Light Bulbs of 2017

The Best Smart Light Bulbs of 2017

ight bulbs have grown exponentially smarter in recent years. You can now replace your standard incandescent bulb with a variety of connected solutions you can control with just a few taps on your ...

The buyer’s guide to coffee machines

The buyer’s guide to coffee machines

When all you want is a great caffeine hit in the morning, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the variety of coffee machines. We’ve got you covered, whether you’re keen on a press-of-the-button latte or a ...

Overview of domotica platforms

Overview of domotica platforms

There are a wide variety of technology platforms, or protocols, on which a smart home can be built. Each one is, essentially, its own language. Each language speaks to the various connected devices ...

How to buy a (smart) TV

How to buy a (smart) TV

Buying a new television is an overwhelming experience. Prices vary widely for TVs of the same size. TV manufacturers and salespeople use extra features, alien-sounding technologies and hyperbolic ...

What to consider when buying a router

What to consider when buying a router

Whether you're setting up a new home network or upgrading an existing one, the crux of the entire setup is the wireless router. It can be the difference between a nearly flawless network and one that ...

What is a HTPC, and how to get one?

What is a HTPC, and how to get one?

HTPC Stands for Home Theater Personal Computer. This is a computer you build/buy which is designed solely for the purpose of connecting to your television. Why would I want/need an HTPC? What can it ...

Thinking of buying a security camera?

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Thinking of buying a security camera?

When things go bump in the night, you want to see what they are, without opening the door. But security cameras come with vulnerabilities too I live in a fairly safe area. I haven’t heard about ...