The company’s first efforts in this space were much more conventional.
Dual-band components will interoperable with tri-band modules and vice versa.
Yeah, it looks just like the Linksys WRT32X from last fall, but Linksys says this one’s designed to recognize and prioritize Xbox gaming traffic.
Operating both platforms is a recipe for confusion, so which one deserves the coveted spot in your smart home?
Music sounds fantastic on Samsung’s flagship soundbar, but it needs more oomph for soundtracks.
The answer was easy when there were just two models. Now Alexa is all over the place.
Sonos audio quality and Amazon's Echo and Alexa voice technology are a powerful combo. And you can now use voice commands to control Spotify on Sonos speakers.
It sounds great, can operate on battery power, and comes with a charging dock.
It plugs into an AC outlet, alerts you to smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, and contacts you via an app with a recording of the sound. A few false alarms aside, this security device is a smart buy for any home.
Interested in voice-based home control? Buy an Echo Dot. Interested in multi-room audio? Buy a Sonos One.
Noon Home’s OLED switches promise to deliver designer lighting using your home’s existing fixtures.
The Invoke is a good speaker, and Microsoft’s digital assistant has potential, but it’s too immature for us to give it a strong recommendation today.