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Internet of Things (IoT)

The Internet of Things, also known as IoT, is an interconnected system of computing devices and digital machines that communicate with each other without requiring human interaction. This includes
The best mattresses for 2020

The best mattresses for 2020

We cover the best mattresses for every price range, with the lowest-cost mattress starting at under $200.
These are the best Nest smart thermostat deals for January 2020

These are the best Nest smart thermostat deals for January 2020

Smart thermostats help homeowners save money and stay comfortable without the hassle of manual adjustments.
Amazon discounts Ecovacs and Neato robot vacuums by up to $207 off

Amazon discounts Ecovacs and Neato robot vacuums by up to $207 off

Get a break from vacuuming when you snag the Ecovacs' Deebot 500 or Neato's Botvac D4 that Amazon has on sale.
Sonos’ nightmare was inevitable

Sonos’ nightmare was inevitable

Sonos is at the center of a crisis, bleeding goodwill from some of its most loyal users, and all because of a situation as inevitable as it is frustrating. CEO Patrick Spence shifted into damage
Sonos’ nightmare was inevitable

Sonos’ nightmare was inevitable

Sonos is at the center of a crisis, bleeding goodwill from some of its most loyal users, and all because of a situation as inevitable as it is frustrating. CEO Patrick Spence shifted into damage
Amazon's Alexa-enabled smart oven is now in stock

Amazon's Alexa-enabled smart oven is now in stock

Smart devices are becoming increasingly popular in the kitchen, mainly because our hands tend to be dirty, and it's particularly convenient to control devices with your voice while doing other tasks.
Amazon slashes the price on Eero Mesh Wi-Fi System routers

Amazon slashes the price on Eero Mesh Wi-Fi System routers

Amazon slashed the prices of Eero Mesh Wi-Fi System routers, one of our favorite models for home connectivity.
Sonos’ CEO just responded to the legacy speaker fury

Sonos’ CEO just responded to the legacy speaker fury

Sonos has tried to stem the tide of bad press around its controversial plan to leave behind old hardware, after news that it would be ceasing support for some of its earlier connected speakers left
Sonos’ CEO just responded to the legacy speaker fury

Sonos’ CEO just responded to the legacy speaker fury

Sonos has tried to stem the tide of bad press around its controversial plan to leave behind old hardware, after news that it would be ceasing support for some of its earlier connected speakers left
IKEA FREKVENS limited-edition tech products revealed: Red, Yellow, Black

IKEA FREKVENS limited-edition tech products revealed: Red, Yellow, Black

Today the folks at IKEA revealed a limited-edition collection of products made in collaboration Teenage Engineering. Included in the mix of items is a speaker with subwoofer, a tripod, an LED
IKEA FREKVENS limited-edition tech products revealed: Red, Yellow, Black

IKEA FREKVENS limited-edition tech products revealed: Red, Yellow, Black

Today the folks at IKEA revealed a limited-edition collection of products made in collaboration Teenage Engineering. Included in the mix of items is a speaker with subwoofer, a tripod, an LED
A battery-powered Amazon Echo? I wish all smart speakers had this feature

A battery-powered Amazon Echo? I wish all smart speakers had this feature

A week or so with Amazon's Echo Input Portable has sold me on the concept of a rechargeable smart speaker.

The Next Big Thing in Smart Homes? Wellness, Of Course.

Wellness has seeped its way into home decor with companies putting healthy twists on tech products.
Amazon sweeps in with price cuts up to $146 on iRobot and Ecovacs robot vacuums

Amazon sweeps in with price cuts up to $146 on iRobot and Ecovacs robot vacuums

Tick vacuuming of the to-do list with the iRobot Roomba 675 or Ecovacs Deebot 610 robot vacuum on sale from Amazon.
This $45 Google Home deal is the perfect excuse to pick up another smart speaker

This $45 Google Home deal is the perfect excuse to pick up another smart speaker

Google's original Home speaker has gone without a hardware refresh in the three years and change since its release, and honestly, that's okay — it still does everything it needs to do just fine. If
These De’Longhi Nespresso machines are discounted up to $163 on Amazon

These De’Longhi Nespresso machines are discounted up to $163 on Amazon

Snag a Nespresso Original Espresso while the De'Longhi Lattissima One and Essenza Mini are sale on Amazon.
Is your home WiFi not cutting it? You need this.

Is your home WiFi not cutting it? You need this.

TL;DR: Replace your old router with the full-coverage Eero mesh WiFi system — now $75 off on Amazon. If you're constantly restarting your WiFi router because you can't seem to escape Netflix's 25%
Grab Anker’s compact and reliable Eufy smart plug for just $14 ($9 off)

Grab Anker’s compact and reliable Eufy smart plug for just $14 ($9 off)

Connected devices are amazingly convenient, but they're also relatively costly. Thankfully, you don't necessarily have to replace your existing appliances to make them smarter, as connected plugs let
Save a tidy sum on Eufy robot vacuums with Amazon's latest Deal of the Day (up to $130 off with coupon)

Save a tidy sum on Eufy robot vacuums with Amazon's latest Deal of the Day (up to $130 off with coupon)

For a company less than ten years old, Anker already produces a dizzying array of reliable yet affordable products. Among its growing list of brands is Eufy, a subsidiary devoted to expanding Anker's