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Amazon’s Echo had a long head start with Vivint, but this is the first time the service provider has included smart speakers in its packages by default.
There's dedicated wireless backhaul along with Wi-Fi, ZigBee, and Bluetooth radios inside, but Z-Wave gets no love.
The long-delayed DIY home security system costs $199, with optional professional monitoring for $10 per month.
It lacks some sexier features, but it has nearly all the ones that matter most.
The Arbor Instant Video Doorbell is a welcome addition to the battery-powered video doorbell market, but focus on its performance and not the company's inflated claims.
The battery-powered Blink XT is exceedingly easy to install and use, though some will find it lacking in features and image quality.
Vacuuming is one of the most hated household chores. Here are your best choices for outsourcing it to some automated help.
Stepping cautiously, Abode expands from security into the broader smart-home ecosystem.
Monitoring the temperature in more than one location makes the Nest smart thermostat even smarter.
This budget-priced kit has a long way to go to compete in an increasingly crowded market.
The powerful budget camera adds motion tagging and smart home integration.
The Circle 2 improves on its predecessor is every way, but you have to spend a little extra to unlock all its goodness.
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