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GE will let its compact fluorescents flicker and fade in favor of LED bulbs

Today GE announced that by the end of 2016, it will stop making compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs). Instead, it will put its focus on LED bulbs, which are more energy efficient and smarter.
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What’s the difference between fabric softener and dryer sheets?

Do you use fabric softener or dryer sheets? Or do you use both? They actually work a little differently, and the outcomes aren't exactly the same either, though both get rid of static.
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Whirlpool HybridCare Ventless Duet Dryer Review

Whirlpool’s HybridCare Ventless Duet Dryer offers all the capacity of its vented counterparts.
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Enveloping a house with a greenhouse helps this Swedish family cut down on heating costs

Instead of adding more insulation to make a summer home suitable for winter living, a Swedish couple erected a greenhouse around the home. The sun's heat helps raise the temperature, though they still need more traditional heating…
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Happy birthday, Oprah! 13 gifts worthy of the ‘queen of all media’

Oprah Winfrey celebrates her 62nd birthday on January 29. If you want to know what to buy her, the media mogul and tastemaker has a few tech options from the "favorites" list for you to consider.
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Dome Alert monitors your home for fires, floods, and freezing for $9 a month 2:37

Dome Alert is a system with a hub, fire/carbon monoxide sensor, and a flood/freeze sensor. It has an app but also uses a professional monitoring company to alert the fire department in case of an emergency, so there's a $9 monthly…