Don't-Miss Home Tech Stories
Onboard Bluetooth LE radios mean these bulbs don't need a hub to operate, but it also means they can't connect to a broader connected-home system.
GE’s C-Life and C-Sleep bulbs are a good choice for those who aren’t ready to go whole hog on the connected home.
The small and lightweight Riva S is a music-lover and audiophile’s portable dream-come-true
When it comes to the basics, and we mean the basic functionality that will cover most users, this 4K Ultra HD TV has great chops. The only area it's lacking in is direct playback from USB media and support for peripherals such as mice and keyboards.
This will be a big step up from just about any TV’s speakers, but it can be too bright for music.
This excellent speaker is part of a strong multi-room audio system.
Netgear's indoor security camera follows the Nest Cam blueprint, perhaps a little too closely.
Elgato's HomeKit devices couldn't be designed more elegantly; and except for the Eve Energy, they're reasonably priced.
This app-enabled ‘smart’ mirror is beautiful, but pricey.
A great picnic, pool-side, or on-the-go wireless speaker
It doesn’t entirely live up to its promise to take the guesswork out of smoking your food, but the results are delectable nonetheless.
This thoroughly weatherized display proved tough enough to survive a rare California hailstorm and tornado warning, too.
This well-priced product will sound better than your HDTV’s built-in speakers, but it's certainly not a high-end system.
This home theater in a box includes just about every modern feature you could want in a budget-priced system.
Astonishingly good sound for the price, even though the A/V receiver is a bare-bones model.