• Belkin Wemo Mini Smart Plug

    The newest addition to Belkin's family of smart home devices, the Wemo Mini Smart Plug ($34.4 inches (HWD), the Mini Smart Plug isn't all that mini.
  • Get Smart With Stacey: Geo-Fencing Your Garage Door

    If you have smart home questions you'd like me to answer, send an email to [email protected] recently just switched from a SmartThings Hub, which I like as a strong second hub to the Wink Hub 2.
  • One Photo Not Enough? Instagram Now Lets You Post 10

    Planning to post multiple photos or videos on Instagram?You can now combine up to 10 of them into a single post, filling your friends' feeds with a new level of storytelling.
  • Qualcomm Adds LTE to Google's Android Things

    Qualcomm Adds LTE to Google's Android Things

    Its Snapdragon 210 chips will run the Android Things OS, making them the first potential Android Things-powered devices with built-in LTE.At its launch in December, Android Things supported Raspberry Pi 3, NXP Pico, and Intel Edison platforms.
  • The Best Free Software of 2017

    The Best Free Software of 2017

    To make ends meet, many creators of otherwise great free software, or the services that offer the programs for download, bundle in things you don't want.For more about how to spot and avoid this problem, see How to Clean Crapware From a New PC, and check out the Uninstaller section of this very free software collection.
  • Hands On: Tracking My Kids' Sleep With HugOne

    Hands On: Tracking My Kids' Sleep With HugOne

    If your family isn't getting quality sleep, your kids are irritable, and you can't be productive.The sleep sensors are small squares you place on the mattress of the person whose sleep you'd like to track.
  • Google Home & Amazon Echo Could Soon Handle Voice Calls

    Google Home & Amazon Echo Could Soon Handle Voice Calls

    2017 could be the year that Amazon's Echo and Google's Home replace your smartphone, at least, when you're at home.That's because these chatty device are thought to be adding the ability to handle voice calls.
  • Valve Is Using AI to Detect Counter-Strike Cheats

    Valve Is Using AI to Detect Counter-Strike Cheats

    However, not all players are playing fair, and there's a range of cheats available to use.Therefore Counter-Strike requires cheat detection, the latest of which is an artificial intelligence.
  • Sony Launching KOOV Robot Kit for Kids

    Sony Launching KOOV Robot Kit for Kids

    The key to keeping kids engaged while learning is to entertain them, which is why Lego proved to be so popular.It looks as though Sony is taking inspiration from Lego with the launch of KOOV: a robot building kit aimed at children.
  • iDevices Smart Home Essentials Kit

    iDevices Smart Home Essentials Kit

    If you're looking to turn your existing home appliances into smart home appliances, the iDevices Smart Home Essentials Kit has pretty much everything you need.As with the Belkin WeMo Insight Switch and Zuli Smartplug, the iDevices switch has a built-in power meter that measures average power consumption and average energy costs.
  • Next Pokemon Mobile Game Involves Mostly Useless Magikarp

    Next Pokemon Mobile Game Involves Mostly Useless Magikarp

    So it will come as no surprise to anyone that we're getting more Pokemon mobile games (we've already had Pokemon Duel this year, don't forget).There we get to see an image depicting the outline of two Magikarp Pokemon in the ground alongside a "Coming Soon" sign listing Android and iOS availability.
  • Pinnacle Studio 20 Ultimate

    Pinnacle Studio 20 Ultimate

    Corel develops both Pinnacle Studio and VideoStudio video editing software.Compare Similar ProductsCompare Sony Movie Studio 13 Platinum %displayPrice% CyberLink PowerDirector 11 %displayPrice% Adobe Premiere Elements %displayPrice% Corel VideoStudio Ultimate X10 %displayPrice% Magix Movie Edit Pro 2016 Premium %displayPrice% Nero Video 2016 %displayPrice% Pricing and Starting Up Like most video editing software lines, Pinnacle Studio is available in good, better, and best levels, with the entry level Pinnacle Studio listing for $59.
  • Panda Free Antivirus (2017)

    Panda Free Antivirus (2017)

    Yes, modern versions of Windows come with built-in antivirus protection, but most third-party antivirus software—even free antivirus—is significantly more effective.The free, lightweight, and attractive Panda Free Antivirus is one such utility.
  • Amazon Launches Chime Video & Voice Chat

    Amazon Launches Chime Video & Voice Chat

    It's been 11 years since Amazon first launched Amazon Web Services (AWS).The latest of those is video and voice chat.
  • Avast Free Antivirus 2017

    Avast Free Antivirus 2017

    These pages include icons for all the features found in Avast's product line, with a padlock icon for those not available in the free antivirus.Of the antivirus products I track, only Avast, AVG, ESET NOD32 Antivirus 10, and Kaspersky Anti-Virus appear in the results from all five labs.
  • Microsoft Teases Project Neon Windows 10 UI Refresh

    Microsoft Teases Project Neon Windows 10 UI Refresh

    An update that's referred to internally as Project Neon.For example, Microsoft's own HoloLens devices, other augmented reality and possibly virtual reality platforms, smartphones and tablets, and of course Xbox One.
  • Podcasts You Should Download Now

    Podcasts You Should Download Now

    The term "podcast" is—and always was—a misnomer.Waking Up: Sam Harris (Web, iTunes)Controversial public intellectual Sam Harris could never be described as being too animated.
  • How to Clean Crapware From a New PC

    How to Clean Crapware From a New PC

    With many of the uninstall routines, the dialog boxes had giant buttons that would say "Uninstall and Get PC XXXXXX" or something similar.It keeps a database of crapware, and helps you identify it on a new Windows PC.
  • Report: Security Flaw Lets Hackers Snoop on 76 iPhone Apps

    Report: Security Flaw Lets Hackers Snoop on 76 iPhone Apps

    HTTPS encryption is good, but it won't protect you from the sort of man-in-the-middle attack that security researchers said this week can affect dozens of popular iPhone and iPad apps.In most cases, they'll be undetected by the app security built into Apple's iOS mobile operating system, according to iOS security expert Will Strafach.
  • Trump Got You Down? There's an Amazon Dash Button for That

    Trump Got You Down? There's an Amazon Dash Button for That

    If you know how to code, Amazon will let you make one of its Dash buttons—originally designed to offer one-touch ordering of household staples like toilet paper—do pretty much anything.But can you make one that lets you vent your frustration about President Trump?