smart devices

  • You Should Adjust Your Smart Home Before You Travel

    You Should Adjust Your Smart Home Before You Travel

    The promise of the smart home is usually about what you can do while you’re there. You can set the lights to turn on as you walk in the door, or program the thermostat to begin to cool things down when it knows you’re leaving work. But you might not think about how all your…


  • How to Set Up Home Monitoring on Your Echo Show

    How to Set Up Home Monitoring on Your Echo Show

    It’s not the best week for a new feature that lets you turn your smart assistant display into a security camera, but one company’s misfortune is another company’s gain, I suppose. Regardless, a brand-new “Home Monitoring” setting lets you do just that with your camera-equipped Amazon Echo Show, offering a handy way to see what…