Connected Home

Hive's home automation system is smart, but pricey
June 14, 2017 at 8:51 am

Hive's Welcome Home Standard ZigBee automation kit includes a thermostat, two smart plugs, two door sensors, one motion sensor, four LED bulbs and a hub. Set schedules, create custom automations and opt in to alerts in the responsive and smartly designed Hive app. Enlist your voice platform of choice -- Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant --…

Add Your Voice to Activate the Future
June 13, 2017 at 11:05 am

Products that integrate Amazon’s Alexa, Google Home and other voice activation platforms were featured in more than 180 exhibits

Stop Comparing Apple’s HomePod to Alexa and Google Home Right Now
June 6, 2017 at 9:33 am

Prior to officially pulling back the cover on its newest piece of hardware—the HomePod speaker—Apple had an image up on the big giant screen facing the audience at their Worldwide Developers Conference that had both a Sonos speaker and Amazon’s Echo speaker positioned next to one another. The messaging from Apple’s senior VP of worldwide…