Siri isn't the only personal assistant that can turn on the lights for you. Cortana integration is coming to the Insteon smart-home ecosystem.
This smart gardening system sends data from your soil to the cloud, which decides when and how much to water your plants. Yep, it's a 21st-century rain cloud.
Even if you've never head of sous vide before, you'll like how easy the Anova is to use and how delicious its recipes are.
Of course Google-owned Nest will share your data with Google, but only if you say it's OK.
Belkin has a head start with its WeMo product line, but D-Link is coming on strong.
The smart smoke and carbon monoxide detector now costs $99.
It looks like the Nest, but instead of learning your habits, Lyric just tracks your phone's location.
You might be able to soon tell Siri to open the garage door—assuming a new rumor is accurate, anyway.
The standalone Microsoft stores will sell a variety of Insteon kits addressing basic to advanced needs. There will also be new Windows apps to control the connected-home features.