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Amazon Smart Plug.

How to set a timer on Amazon Smart Plugs

If you're looking to automate your outlets, Amazon Smart Plugs are a great option. Here's what you need to know about creating a timer for your smart plugs.
The Google Nest Hub Smart Display on a nightstand.

The best Google Assistant-compatible devices

New 2021 Homepod Mini colors.

How to fix an orange flashing light on the HomePod mini

A person pressing the Arlo Video Doorbell.

The best video doorbells for 2023

The Blink Wired Floodlight installed outside.

Blink Wired Floodlight Camera offers heaps of features and an affordable price tag

The Gardena 4069 robot lawnmower with open battery case.

The best robotic lawn mowers for 2023

A white HomePod mini sitting on a desk.

Apple HomePod Mini vs. Apple HomePod

Apple HomePod second-gen.

Apple HomePod vs. Apple HomePod 2023

A man vacuums a rug with the Shark Pet Cordless Stick Vacuum.

This Shark cordless vacuum is under $150 — who needs Dyson?

Meross Smart Outdoor Plug

The best outdoor smart plugs for 2023

A Wemo Indoor smart plug on a table.

Best Smart Plugs: What is a smart plug, and which do I need?

Black HomePod mini on a side table, in front of an Apple TV

Apple finally activates HomePod Mini’s hidden temperature/humidity sensor

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Should you mount your TV above a fireplace?

Should you mount your TV above a fireplace?

Designers and homeowners love mounting TVs above fireplaces. But for the sake of your health and the health of your TV, don't do it.
A person using a smart light switch.

The best smart light switches for 2023

The best smart light switches for 2023

Smart light switches add programmable control to even the most basic bulbs. Here are our picks for the best smart light watches for 2023.
Anker 12-outlet surge protector sitting on the ground.

The best surge protectors for 2023

The best surge protectors for 2023

If you need a surge protector, don't settle for a standard one. There are plenty of options just for your needs. These are the best surge protectors around.
Lockly Vision Smart lock installed on door next to phone showing camera view.

The best smart locks for 2023

The best smart locks for 2023

A good smart lock should have a combination of security, aesthetics, and convenience. We share our favorite smart locks for 2023 and what we love about them.

The best home security cameras for 2023

The best home security cameras for 2023

Looking for a camera smart enough to protect your home and property when you're away? The best home security cameras for 2023 have all the features you'll need.
Nest Hub Max Hands-On Review

The best smart displays for 2023

The best smart displays for 2023

Google, Amazon, and JBL are offering new smart displays for video calls, smart home management, watching shows, and more. See which ones are the best.
Megafeis Fingerprint Padlock on gate latch.

The best smart padlocks for 2023

The best smart padlocks for 2023

We've picked out the best smart padlocks for 2023. These locks use features like phone apps and fingerprint sensors to provide a high level of protection.
Philips hue white ambiance lamp installed on coffee table.

The best smart lamps of 2023

The best smart lamps of 2023

Looking for a smart lighting solution for your desk, end table, or night stand? Look no further. We've rounded up our picks for the best smart lamps for 2023.
A robot vacuum by Eufy that offers home mapping and 2,000 Pa suction.

The best robot vacuums for 2023

The best robot vacuums for 2023

Robot vacuums are a convenient way to clean your home, free your hands, and minimize the weekly chore list. Here are the best models in every price range.
Arlo camera installed outside.

Are smart security cameras worth installing?

Are smart security cameras worth installing?

Installing a smart security camera is a big decision, requiring not just your money, but a good chunk of your time. But are they worth installing in 2023?
Ring Video Doorbell 3

Best Ring Video Doorbell deals for January 2023

Best Ring Video Doorbell deals for January 2023

We've rounded up all the best Ring Video Doorbell deals you can shop today, as well as some advice on how to choose the best for your security needs.
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Best Ninja Foodi deals for January 2023

Best Ninja Foodi deals for January 2023

Ninja Foodi deals save you money and time with the multi-function counter-top appliances.
The Dyson Cyclone V10 Animal cordless vacuum cleaning a mess made by a baby.

Best Dyson deals for January: save on purifying fans, cordless vacuums

Best Dyson deals for January: save on purifying fans, cordless vacuums

For high-performance home appliances like tower fans and vacuum cleaners, you should check out Dyson deals, as the brand offers products with helpful features.
Breville-Nespresso USA Nespresso Creatista Plus Coffee Espresso Machine

Best Nespresso deals for January 2023

Best Nespresso deals for January 2023

We found the best Nespresso deals, including original and Vertuo coffee or espresso machines from Breville and De'Longhi.
Tilt My Smart Roller Shades

The best motorized smart blinds for 2023

The best motorized smart blinds for 2023

Smart blinds make it easy to control your window shades using your phone or voice assistant. Here's our list of the best smart blinds you can buy right now.
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The best Apple HomeKit devices for 2023

The best Apple HomeKit devices for 2023

Have Siri control your home with these smart home products that work with Apple HomeKit. We showcase the best smart lights, door locks, thermostats, and more.
Ring Video Doorbell installed next to a white entry door.

5 tips and tricks for the Ring Video Doorbell

5 tips and tricks for the Ring Video Doorbell

The Ring Video Doorbell is a powerful device, but there are a few ways you can optimize its performance. Here are some tips and tricks to get you started.
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Best Keurig Deals: Get a K-Cup coffee maker from $70 today

Best Keurig Deals: Get a K-Cup coffee maker from $70 today

Nothing beats the convenience and economy of having a Keurig coffee maker on your countertop. Get one on the cheap with these Keurig deals.
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Best security camera deals for January 2023

Best security camera deals for January 2023

We've collected some of the best security camera deals at a variety of budgets and needs, so come check out what's on offer.
Bella Pro Series 2-qt. Analog Air Fryer with sample dishes and appetizers.

This is the cheapest air fryer deal you’ll find anywhere — only $20!

This is the cheapest air fryer deal you’ll find anywhere — only $20!

You would be hard pressed to find a better deal on an air fryer today than this one that's on sale for only $20.
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Best cordless vacuum deals for January 2023

Best cordless vacuum deals for January 2023

There are scads of choices available, but we scoured the market to present the best cordless vacuum deals available in 2023.
Google Nest Home devices

Best Google Home and Google Nest deals for January 2023

Best Google Home and Google Nest deals for January 2023

We monitor all the best Google Home deals and Google Nest Mini deals so you can get the best prices. 
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