Don't-Miss Home tech Stories
It's not exactly Rosie the Robot preparing meals for you, but you'll be able to walk away from the kitchen and get a push notification when the meat is at the perfect temperature. Not too shabby.
Flower Power gives your plants a voice, so they can tell you what they need. And hopefully you'll stop killing every plant that comes into your home.
Catching bad guys (or bad dogs) in random acts of mischief has never been easier.
Dan McDonley's Ninja Standing Desk is a beautiful use of $159 and a great (if unconventional) way to start standing at work.
The meDrive is a way to put an unused USB hard drive to good use by providing file server capabilities.
Lex Friedman uses a treadmill desk, and jumped—or at least walked briskly—at the chance to review a Bluetooth-enabled model from LifeSpan. Though it works, it's not incredible, he says.
We put three programmable thermostats to the test to find out which is the most powerful, flexible, likely to reduce your energy bill.
The third version of Apple's iTunes and Apple TV controller may be the nicest yet, thanks to interface improvements and support for new iTunes 11 features.
Stem Innovation's Time Command marries an iOS app with an alarm clock, with mixed results. But it does manage to throw at least one unique feature into the mix.
The iP76 is a colorful speaker from iHome that's as fun to look at as it is to listen to.
Audio Essentials from SRS Labs aims to coax more, better sound from your Mac through software magic. Despite numerous flaws, the effect may be worth a listen.
Geneva's Sound System Model XS is a portable, Bluetooth-enabled speaker system with a built-in alarm clock that sticks to the company's unique design aesthetic.
The iD9 is a fairly simple speaker dock for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod, and its price reflects that. But the iD9 sounds good for the money.