Rich Shibley
Product Review

Ring’s Video Doorbell Pro goes on a diet, but doubles the resolution

Porch pirates will think twice when faced with Ring’s Video Doorbell Pro. Packing top tier features into a slim design, the Doorbell Pro is at home beside any front door.
Smart Home

From baking to air-frying, Breville’s Smart Oven Air does it all

Calling it a toaster oven really doesn't do the Breville Smart Oven Air justice. With 13 cooking presets, including air frying, it does more than any other toaster oven on the market.
Product Review

Put your garden on autopilot with the Blossom smart watering controller

Forget about the weather and just watch the grass grow. The Blossom Smart Watering Controller crunches tons of data to precisely hydrate your yard.
Emerging Tech

Watch a synchronized ballet of autonomous Parrot Bebop drones at IFA 2015

Watch as a flying squadron of self-piloted Parrot Bebop drones performs an aerial acrobatic show at IFA 2015, giving the Blue Angels a run for their money.
Product Review

The Schlage Connect Deadbolt is like having your own personal doorman

The Schlage Connect Touchscreen Deadbolt combines 95 years of lock making experience with Z-Wave connectivity. Look forward to never having to fumble for your keys again.

A celebration of the useless Web in this week’s Staff Picks

You want to know all the best in tech from the past week but you don’t want to have to look for it, right? Never fear. We’ve trolled the matrix to find the coolest, weirdest, and most interesting tidbits of the past 7 days. Have at it.