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Automating a smart home, once a Hollywood fantasy, is now real, affordable, and available. Learn how it works and what it can do for you.
One of our writers bought this "smart" smoke alarm for her home. Learn about her experience in this hands-on review.
Step-by-step video instructions for installing a Nest wireless thermostat.
Through the Works With Nest program, other smart home manufacturers make their devices compatible with the famous thermostat. The lineup includes smart lighting, smart door locks, and voice assistants like Google Home and Amazon Alexa. Learn what you can do with the family of Nest-friendly products.
The Nest Protect connects to your home network and can send alerts to your smartphone if the alarm is triggered by either smoke or carbon monoxide.
Samsung SmartThings let you monitor, control and secure your home from anywhere using their free mobile app.
Most home security systems require monthly fees and professional installation. But the Nest Secure starter pack promises easy set up, a streamlined app, and no subscription. Does it deliver? Our writer took it for a test run.
Video doorbells are a great way to keep an eye on your property, whether you're there or not. But what features should you look for? We wade through the latest and greatest doorbell offerings from Ring, Nest, August, and Wisenet to help you find the right one for your home.