Best Wireless Home Security Cameras: A Buying Guide

It is simply undeniable that wireless home security cameras are more convenient and flexible than their wired counterparts. Most of our favorite cameras are 100% wire-free. This means they use a Wi-Fi connection and a wireless power source like a battery. That being said, wireless cameras...

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Wink Home Automation: What You Need to Know

Wink prides itself as a provider of home security and home automation. However, before we even start to look into Wink's capabilities, we first need to discuss the Wink Hub 2. Wink's Hub 2 claims to be the "maestro" of your smart home. Furthermore, Wink...

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Home Automation Benefits: A Brief Overview

The benefits associated with home automation tend to fall into one of four categories. The four main categories are savings, safety, convenience, and control. Some consumers also purchase home automation equipment for a greater sense of comfort and better peace of mind. Here's a look...

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Samsung SmartThings: Smart Home Devices Overview

There are three core buzzwords in the tech space today: the Internet of Things (IoT), home automation, and smart homes. You can literally control just about anything from your smartphone now. We're talking everything from light bulbs, thermostats, smart locks, and home security systems. Naturally,...

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Smart Home Locks: A Complete Guide

Smart home door locks are a great place to start if you're considering upgrading your home security. Smart locks provide convenience and an added layer of security. Let's start off by making one thing clear. The main purpose of smart locks it to make things...

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An Intro to Google Smart Home Devices

Google's lineup of smart home devices makes it so you can literally operate your home without lifting a finger. Whether you're whipping up something for dinner or simply playing with the kids, Google's smart home devices have your back. There are a number of smart...

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Your Ultimate DIY Smart Home Guide

You can ensure that you have all the features you need for everyday convenience and energy savings by designing your own smart home. The following is a detailed guide to building your own DIY smart home. Transforming your home into a smart home may seem...

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The History of Locks and Keys

There's no getting around it - we're flat out surrounded by technology. However, you probably pay little attention to the small miracles that protect both your home and gym bag - locks. Locks and keys have been around for millennia. However, they are undergoing one...

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How Does Smart Home Automation Work?

Smart home automation used to be something that only existed in the world of fiction. Some science fiction movies have even introduced smart homes with built-in AI capable of automation. While this concept may have been nothing more than a figment of fiction in years...

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Apple Smart Home: How to Set-Up Apple’s HomeKit for Your Smart Home

Apple's smart home platform - HomeKit - is not among the most popular major smart home systems. This is especially true when stacked up against competitors like Amazon's Alexa and Google Assistant. However, it still has a lot of benefits, specifically when it comes to...

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Google Smart Home: Devices and Options

Google has developed the Google Home family of smart connected speaker. These smart devices are eager to do your bidding. They can play music from just about any streaming service and search for answers to questions online. They can also work alongside Chromcast to display...

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