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SwitchBot Curtain U-Rail Review

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The SwitchBot Curtain was designed to automate your curtains and, considering the successful Indiegogo campaign, lots of people wanted to have this part of their home ‘smartened up’ as well. Yes, we are dealing with a (somewhat) compact robot that’s connected wirelessly to your phone and it moves the curtains for you. SwitchBot Curtain U-Rail … Read more

The best smoke detector of 2021

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I know it’s not easy to choose the best smoke detector for your home due to the huge amount of models available on the market and the shift towards the IoT has raised even more skepticism over which device can ensure the safety of your home. Furthermore, ever since the ionization sensors have been deemed … Read more

The Best Smart Ceiling Fan (of 2020)

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What is a smart ceiling fan? At its most basic form, the smart ceiling fan connects to your WiFi network and it replaces your remote with either a mobile app interface or with vocal commands using your favourite virtual assistant (Alexa, Google Assistant or Siri), but, since the IoT conversion is still in its incipient … Read more

pcWRT Dual-Band Parental Control Router Review (Revisited)

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The pcWRT is the second wireless router from the US-based manufacturer which comes as a significant upgrade over its predecessor in terms of hardware: the first device was a single band AC300-class router (stuck on the 802.11n standard), while the second gen pcWRT is a dual-band 802.11ac AC1200-class router that can better take advantage of … Read more

LifeFuels Smart Water Bottle Review

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The LifeFuels is one of the latest smart water bottles to hit the market and, while it relies on LEDs and the app notifications to let you know when you should be drinking water (just like its main competitors), it still took an unconventional approach to the whole smart water bottle concept, focusing not only … Read more

Maxcio Smart Aroma Diffuser Review

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If you’re a firm believer that essential oils can improve your well-being then you’re certainly familiar with those elegantly designed aroma diffusers which slowly, but surely cover the entire house with pleasant scents, but did you know that there are now smart aroma diffusers? Maxcio Smart Aroma Diffuser Amazon.com Check the Product That is right, … Read more

Levoit LV-PUR131S Smart WiFi Air Purifier Review

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The Levoit LV-PUR131S is the first smart air purifier released by the Californian manufacturer and, considering that some of its competitors have already launched their smart models, Levoit has to make sure that it got the combination between functionality and smart home integration right (and that’s the Achilles heel of a lot of smart devices … Read more

Ambi Climate 2 Smart Air Conditioner Controller Review

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The Ambi Climate 2 is the successor to the small KickStarter-backed device that was released around three years ago as a reaction to the traditional air conditioner remote control by offering a less restricting way of controlling the home thermal comfort and relying on the A.I. engine to negate the need of constantly adjusting parameters. … Read more