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Future Bluetooth devices could connect to the Internet through regular home routers, and require opt-in approval for privacy-invading Beacons.
Bitdefender BOX can replace or run alongside a home router to scan all network traffic for security threats
The $200 device is a little like Siri for your whole house.
You probably don't want a notification every time a bug flies by your security camera. Check out Simplicam.
This little gadget sticks to your fridge, and lets you scan barcodes or just tell it what you need, to compile a shopping list in an iOS app.
This tiny device has the potential to shake up the home-security market.
Its success depends on developers making great software and devices, and Apple being able to convince users that those devices are not just worthwhile, but secure.
Apple has added a list of rules about how developers can use HealthKit, HomeKit, and keyboard data. And those rules could help it win over consumers.
Even if you've never head of sous vide before, you'll like how easy the Anova is to use and how delicious its recipes are.
It looks like the Nest, but instead of learning your habits, Lyric just tracks your phone's location.
You might be able to soon tell Siri to open the garage door—assuming a new rumor is accurate, anyway.
Sure, sure, you want a clean house. You try. You can handle the immediate mess when you see it; it’s just hard to keep up with on a regular basis. These apps can help you keep everything orderly.
You can't be a player in the Internet of Things without things, preferably really nice things. But Google's a data company, never forget.
Will Google's $3.2 billion investment in the Internet of Things market have privacy implications for Nest's customers? Nest, naturally, says no.