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Orbi delivers on performance, falls on features

Orbi WiFi

The Orbi WiFi system delivers an extremely powerful signal and can handle multiple devices well. Just don’t expect a lot of bells and whistles.

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Never fumble for keys again with the Schlage Connect Touchscreen Deadbolt

Schlage Connect Touchscreen Deadbolt

Schlage’s Connect Touchscreen Deadbolt is an easy-to-use connected lock that is functional and sleek.

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Netatmo Welcome review: the security camera you didn’t know you needed

Netatmo Welcome

The Netatmo Welcome is a slick and functional connected security camera.

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Around the House (Oct. 4, 2016)

Google Home

This week Around the House: Google Home not coming to Canada anytime soon, Wink Hub 2 does not support Apple Home and you might want to check your Samsung washing machine.

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Around the House (Sept. 12, 2016)

Apple Home app

This week Around the House: the Nest Cam Outdoor is here, Apple previews its ‘Home’ app and Milwaukee Tool is getting brighter.

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Posted in Apps, Digital Life, Fun Stuff, Gadgets, Home & Garden, Lifestyle, Video Games

5 reasons to add Philips Hue bulbs to your smart home

Philips Hue

Philips Hue bulbs truly add the “smart” to “smart home”.

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Netatmo Weather Station review: Cool device; far from perfect

Netatmo Weather Station

The Netatmo Weather Station is a cool “smart” device, but lacks a lot of features that would make it a must-have item.

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