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Jabra Elite 7 Pro vs. Bose QuietComfort Earbuds

The Jabra Elite 7 Pro are Jabra's latest wireless buds, touting premium sound and excellent features. But can they stack up to Bose's QuietComfort Earbuds?
The RoboVac X8 docked on its charger.

Eufy RoboVac X8 review: When turbine action meets unavoidable collisions

The Eufy RoboVac X8 is hailed as one of the company's premiere products, but can it stand toe-to-toe with the likes of the mighty Roomba? Here's what we think.
Amazon Echo Show 15 Smart Display on a wall.

Everything you need to know about the Echo Show 15

Amazon's Echo Show 15 boasts some major design changes, along with a handful of a new features. Here's everything we know about the smart display so far.
The Simplisafe Outdoor Camera mounted outside.

SimpliSafe Wireless Outdoor Camera review: Eyes for outside the home

The Simplisafe Wireless Outdoor Camera is the company's first device built to withstand the throes of Mother Nature. Is it any good, though?
The Amazon Smart Thermostat installed on a wall.

Everything you need to know about Amazon’s Smart Thermostat

Amazon's new addition to the smart home lineup is the Smart Thermostat. Developed in collaboration with Honeywell, here's everything you should know about it.
The Ring Always Home Cam and its charging dock.

Is the Ring Always Home Cam worth it?

Ring's long-awaited Always Home Cam is a security drone that keeps tabs on your home when triggered by motion events. Is it worth the dough? Let us weigh in.
Amazon Echo Show 15 hanging horizontally on the wall.

The wall-mountable Echo Show 15 will rule your smart home

Amazon is adding another Echo Show to its lineup of smart displays. The Echo Show 15 can be wall-mounted and uses Alexa to control all your smart home devices.
The Ring Always Home Cam and its charging dock.

Ring Always Home Cam: Everything you need to know about the flying indoor camera

Tired of buying cameras whenever you want to expand your home security? Then it sounds like the Ring Always Home Cam is a solid solution. Here's what we know.
The Amazon Smart Thermostat installed on a wall.

Amazon’s Smart Thermostat lets Alexa choose the best temp

Amazon just announced its very first smart thermostat, produced in collaboration with Honeywell. Here's everything we know.
The Ecovacs Deebot Ozmo T8 AIVI.

The best self-emptying robot vacuums

A robot vacuum is a great way to get the house clean, but the best models will also dispose of their own debris. Here's the best self-emptying vacs of 2021.
The Samsung Jet Bot cleaning in a living room.

How is an A.I. vacuum different than a robot vacuum?

If you've been shopping for a robot vacuum, you may have heard that some of these bots have A.I. capabilities. Here's what sets them apart from robo-vacs.
Amazon Echo 4th Gen on a table.

How to change Alexa’s voice

Tired of Alexa's voice? In this guide, we'll show you how to change your Alexa's accent and spoken language, as well as how to add skills for celebrity voices.
HBO Max Home Theater TV

How to cancel HBO Max

If you're looking to part ways with your HBO Max plan, canceling the streaming service is a fairly straightforward process. Here's a guide on how to do it.
Amazon Echo Dot (4th Gen) controls

How to add multiple items to an Alexa list

One of the most useful Alexa features is the ability to add items to a shopping list with voice commands. Did you know you can add more than one at a time?
The Samsung Jet Bot cleaning in a living room.

Samsung Jet Bot AI+ vs. iRobot Roomba S9+

Two top players in the world of performance-driven robot vacuums are Samsung Jet Bot AI+ and Roomba S9+. See how they stack up in this comparison.
The Eufy Smart Plug Mini connected to a kitchen outlet.

The best Google Home smart plugs

Want to automate your desk lamps and coffee makers? Here's a roundup of the best Google Assistant-friendly smart plugs you can add to your smart home today.
The Sonos One speaker.

How to get the most out of connecting Alexa and Sonos

Alexa, Amazon's trusty voice assistant, can do a lot when linked with Sonos speakers. Here are a few tips we recommend to get the most out of your at-home A/V.
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Don’t believe the marketing! Robot chefs aren’t what you think they are

While multitasking robot chefs may cost too much for the average homeowner, you can still outfit your smart kitchen with a number of useful cooking gadgets.
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How to reset a Roomba vacuum

Is your Roomba giving you technical issues? A reboot may be all your bot needs to get it back in proper working order. Here's a guide on how to reset your vac.
Amazon Echo Show 10 (3rd Gen) on angle table.

Amazon Echo Show vs. Google Nest Hub

Shopping for a smart display? The choice is an especially hard one to make when it comes to Amazon versus Google, which is why we've put together this guide.
A person using the GoSun Sport outside.

Don’t be left in the dark. Be hurricane-ready with these smart home tools

Hurricane season is upon us. On top of stockpiling essential foods and supplies, here are seven smart home tools to help keep you safe during a storm.
A person operating the Google Nest thermostat.

Does a Ring thermostat even exist?

While well-known for smart home devices like video doorbells and security cameras, people wonder if Ring also makes a smart thermostat.
The Shark WV201 being used to clean off a kitchen counter.

The best cordless handheld vacuums

Whether you want a dedicated vac for cleaning the car or need a quick go-to for pet hair buildup, these cordless handheld vacs are all worthy considerations.
Eufy Floodlight Camera 2 Pro turned on and installed on side of building.

Eufy Floodlight Cam 2 Pro Review: Spot-on subject tracking

In the market for a feature-rich outdoor security camera? The Eufy Floodlight Cam 2 Pro is packed with all kinds of bells and whistles. Here's our full review.
The Amazon Echo (4th Gen) Battery Base at a dinner party.

The best Amazon Echo accessories

Now that you've got an Amazon Echo, why not outfit your smart speaker with some killer accessories? Here's a roundup of the best add-ons you can buy right now.
The Xiaomi Roidmi with charging base/dust collector.

Xiaomi Roidmi Eve Plus robot vacuum review: A Roomba rival that makes the cut

If you're shopping for a robotic vacuum on a budget, the Xiaomi Roidmi offers premium features and excellent performance at a fair price point.
College students using smartphones.

The 5 best automations for your dorm room

Wondering when that essay is due? Tired of throwing lackluster parties? These five smart home automations will enhance your college dorm experience.
The Nest Cam (wired) on a shelf.

Google Nest Cam Battery vs. Wired vs. Floodlight

Google's Nest Cam lineup just got a big overhaul. Between the Nest Cam Battery, Wired, and Floodlight, there's plenty to love. Here's a breakdown of all three.
The Google Nest Cam Indoor on a table.

Google’s new Nest Cams save video clips without the need for a subscription

Google's all-new lineup of Nest Cams add the ability to store up to three hours of recorded video to the Nest Cloud without the need of a Nest Aware plan.
Google Nest Cam (wired) perched on shelf.

7 things you didn’t know the Google Nest Cam (2021) could do

Google's latest Nest cameras include the battery-powered Nest Cam, Nest Cam with Floodlight, and the Google Nest Cam Indoor. Here are several new features.
Amazon Echo Show 8 2021 top buttons.

How to reset an Alexa device

Whether you're trading up and need to factory reset or you're experiencing glitches and want to reboot, there are a few ways to reset your Alexa hardware.
A display of LED light strips.

How to use smart lights to up your photography skills

Whether you're a tried and true photographer or an aspiring camera operator, you can use smart lights to add flair to any shoot. Here are a few suggestions.
Box contents of the Roku Streaming Stick+.

Roku overheating? Here’s what you can do

Once in a while, your Roku streaming device may overheat, causing the hardware to run slowly or to not work at all. Here's how to fix the issue.
The Olympic Rings outside a 2020 Tokyo Olympics arena.

How to watch the 2020 Tokyo Olympics without cable

A year delayed, the 2020 Tokyo Olympics begin July 23 and run through August 8. If you don't pay for a cable, here are some alternative ways to catch the event.