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Miele Triflex HX1 Cat & Dog vacuum upright

Miele Triflex HX1 Cat & Dog Cordless Vacuum review

Miele Triflex HX1 Cat & Dog Cordless Vacuum review

The Miele Triflex HX1 Cat & Dog cordless vacuum has a lot going for it. It's about as pricey as a high-end Dyson, but it has some unique features, too.
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Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Gen) Review: Light on upgrades, irresistibly priced

Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Gen) Review: Light on upgrades, irresistibly priced

The new version of Ring's first video doorbell is an upgrade, but it really doesn't stand out in any way. Here's our Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Gen) Review.
Vivint Doorbell Camera Pro installed.

Vivint Doorbell Camera Pro review: Purging pesky porch pirates

Vivint Doorbell Camera Pro review: Purging pesky porch pirates

The Vivint Doorbell Camera Pro wants to proactively protect your packages from theft with a wide field of view and proactive artificial intelligence.
Dyson Pure Humidify Cool hero shot.

Dyson Pure Humidify + Cool review: Convergence at its finest

Dyson Pure Humidify + Cool review: Convergence at its finest

The Dyson Pure Humidify + Cool replaces a fan, air purifier and humidifier, and works better than any of them individually.
Photo of the Vivint outdoor camera.

Vivint Outdoor Camera Pro review: Your guardian awaits

Vivint Outdoor Camera Pro review: Your guardian awaits

The Vivint Outdoor Camera Pro is a solid addition to an already robust all-in-one home security solution that uses A.I. to intelligently protect your property.
eufyCam 2 Pro outside

EufyCam 2 Pro review: A wireless outdoor cam that lasts all year

EufyCam 2 Pro review: A wireless outdoor cam that lasts all year

In this EufyCam 2 Pro review we take a look at the video quality and features. This security camera includes a siren, night vision, and more, but does it wow?
Wyze Cam Outdoor featured image

Wyze Cam Outdoor review: This security cam can take a hike

Wyze Cam Outdoor review: This security cam can take a hike

The Wyze Cam Outdoor is looking to tackle the great outdoors offering an impressive range of features that go beyond just being a traditional outdoor camera.
Eve Cam in kitchen

Eve Cam review: Performance holds back this HomeKit camera

Eve Cam review: Performance holds back this HomeKit camera

More cameras are supporting Apple's HomeKit smart home platform. The Eve Cam is the latest, but does it have what it takes to be a standout in the space?
Netatmo Camera with siren up on a wall.

Netatmo Outdoor Camera with Siren review: Tunnel vision

Netatmo Outdoor Camera with Siren review: Tunnel vision

The Netatmo Outdoor Camera with siren does some smart things with AI and app functionality, but the hardware is a bit outdated looking, and fundamentally flawed.
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Ring Video Doorbell 3 review: Not much of an upgrade

Ring Video Doorbell 3 review: Not much of an upgrade

While the Ring Video Doorbell 3 has a great app and some solid features, it isn't much of an upgrade for those with a second generation model.
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Abode Starter Kit review

Abode Starter Kit review

Abode's basic, entry-level hardware disappoints, but we still find lots to like about Abode's smart home security platform, namely it's ability to play well across all platforms, including Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. Find out more in our Abode Starter Kit review.
Eufy Security Indoor Cam 2K on table

Eufy Security Indoor Cam 2K review: Clarity at a low cost

Eufy Security Indoor Cam 2K review: Clarity at a low cost

The $40 Eufy Security Indoor Cam 2K boasts everything you'll need to secure your home while you're away without costing you a whole lot of cash in the process.
ufy Security Indoor Cam 2K.

Eufy Security Indoor Cam 2K Pan and Tilt review: Nowhere to hide

Eufy Security Indoor Cam 2K Pan and Tilt review: Nowhere to hide

Instead of pointing your camera at one spot, you can still place the Eufy Indoor Cam 2K Pan & Tilt anywhere, and it'll yell at intruders when it detects them.
Lockly Vision Smart lock installed on door next to phone showing camera view.

Lockly Vision Review: The Swiss Army knife of smart locks

Lockly Vision Review: The Swiss Army knife of smart locks

The Lockly Vision smart lock and doorbell camera combo is pricey, but it has a lot of great features crammed into one device. Here's how well they all work.
Arlo Pro 3 Flood Light on white house

Arlo Pro 3 Floodlight Camera review: Great camera, price

Arlo Pro 3 Floodlight Camera review: Great camera, price

Arlo Pro 3 Floodlight Camera is just one device, but it does the job of three. Here's everything you need to know about this fantastic security camera light.
Logitech Circle View on ledge

Logitech Circle View review: All about privacy

Logitech Circle View review: All about privacy

It's perfectly clear that the Logitech Circle View was built from the ground up to respect your privacy in the home. Never worry about someone snooping on you.
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Blink Mini Review: Light on features, low on price

Blink Mini Review: Light on features, low on price

The Blink Mini is a small and affordable indoor security camera that doesn't stray too far from the competition offers. It's light on features and costs $35.
The Ecovacs Deebot Ozmo T8 AIVI.

Ecovacs Deebot Ozmo T8 AIVI review: Everything but clean

Ecovacs Deebot Ozmo T8 AIVI review: Everything but clean

Part spy, part mop, part vacuum, the Ecovacs Deebot Ozmo T8 AIVI is innovative, but it lacks follow-through in a lot of areas. Here's what we found out.
G30 Edge on carpet

Eufy RoboVac G30 Edge Review: A worthy budget contender

Eufy RoboVac G30 Edge Review: A worthy budget contender

The Eufy RoboVac G30 Edge has a fantastic app, is easy to use, and has many great features that are hard to find in a robot vacuum cleaner. It gets high marks.
ecobee smartcamera review

Ecobee SmartCamera review: Eyes fixed on intruders

Ecobee SmartCamera review: Eyes fixed on intruders

Ecobee's SmartCamera boasts a large field of view, clear resolution, and a number of noteworthy privacy features that will make you forget a frustrating setup.
August Wi-Fi Smart Lock with open door

August Wi-Fi Smart Lock Review: Serious security

August Wi-Fi Smart Lock Review: Serious security

If installing a smart lock intimidates you, then the August Wi-Fi Smart Lock is a good choice. It's incredibly easy to install, but doesn't skimp on features.
Ring Smart Lighting Solar Floodlight

Ring Smart Lighting Solar Floodlight review: Bright choice

Ring Smart Lighting Solar Floodlight review: Bright choice

This floodlight really has no equal. It's solar, smart, and fully adjustable to your needs. The Ring Smart Lighting Solar Floodlight is a winner.
Doorbell Plus 3 being rung

Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus Review: Coasting on success

Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus Review: Coasting on success

The Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus gives you a lot of control over how it detects what's around it, but it's missing a few things that its competitors have aced.
Roborock S6 MaxV lifestlye

Roborock S6 MaxV Review: It can find and avoid your socks

Roborock S6 MaxV Review: It can find and avoid your socks

Worry less about leaving your robot vacuum to clean on its own. The Roborock S6 MaxV packs a pair of cameras to let it see its surroundings for better cleaning.
Flo by moen review

Flo by Moen review: Plug leaks and save money

Flo by Moen review: Plug leaks and save money

The Flo by Moen is a smart home water monitor that aims to protect homeowners from catastrophic water damage, encourage conservation, and save some money.
Dyson V11 Outsize cleaning

Dyson V11 Outsize vacuum review: In this case, bigger is better

Dyson V11 Outsize vacuum review: In this case, bigger is better

The Dyson V11 Outsize vacuum is larger than any other Dyson cordless vacuum, and it's more expensive than the other cordless vacuums. Is the price worth it?
Ramen Hero meatless kit

Ramen Hero meatless kit review: Quick, tasty ramen

Ramen Hero meatless kit review: Quick, tasty ramen

Ramen Hero has launched a pair of meatless ramen kits that come with all the ingredients you need to prepare a ramen dish within the span of about 15 minutes.
Dyson Corrale Pink and Black on stand

Dyson Corrale review: This $500 hair straightener falls flat

Dyson Corrale review: This $500 hair straightener falls flat

The Dyson Corrale was designed to cut the amount of damage your hair sustains by 50%. Is this $500 straightener was worth the hype? Here's what I found.
A person pressing the Arlo Video Doorbell.

Arlo Video Doorbell Review: Nothing fishy about this camera

Arlo Video Doorbell Review: Nothing fishy about this camera

The Arlo Video Doorbell is a slim, no-fuss smart video doorbell. It has a video camera you can use to catch porch pirates, motion detection, and more.
eufyCam 2 at night

EufyCam 2 Review: Great night sight and a year-long battery

EufyCam 2 Review: Great night sight and a year-long battery

The EufyCam 2 is a smart wireless security camera that supports Google Assistant, Alexa and Apple Homekit. It can even enhance video when a person is detected.
kwikset halo

Kwikset Halo Review: A tough smart lock that’s hard to love

Kwikset Halo Review: A tough smart lock that’s hard to love

The Halo by Kwikset is a smart lock that be controlled using an app, codes, or an old fashioned set of keys. It's also extremely durable.
Wyze smart home lock on a door.

Wyze Lock Review: A budget smart lock without the fuss

Wyze Lock Review: A budget smart lock without the fuss

With the Wyze Lock ($90) you get to keep your keys and your deadbolt. It screws on to what you already have to offer smart lock features in a few minutes.
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Blue by ADT Review: DIY home security is finally here

Blue by ADT Review: DIY home security is finally here

Blue by ADT recently introduced an indoor security camera, an outdoor security camera, and a video doorbell. Here's our full review of the Blue by ADT cameras.
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Electrolux EFLS627UIW 4.4 Cubic Feet 600 Series Front Load Washer Review

Electrolux EFLS627UIW 4.4 Cubic Feet 600 Series Front Load Washer Review

This pod-friendly machine has a plethora of stain-fighting features like Perfect Steam and SmartBoost, but is that enough to get out even the most basic of stains? Read our review to find out.