Tag: home

Gadgets, Wireless

How to keep your Wi-Fi connected when the power goes out

September 21, 2016

Via: Boy Genius

A lot of people think that when you lose power at your house, your TV and home internet services go out too. Sometimes that’s the case but believe it or not, your TV and internet service are typically fine — […]


Smart-battery maker Roost is developing a Wi-Fi water and freeze detector

June 23, 2016

Via: TechHive

The team behind the Roost smart smoke alarm and the Roost smart smoke-alarm battery announced on Wednesday the Roost Smart Water and Freeze Detector, a $50 sensor that will detect the presence of water, extreme temperature, and high humidity in your […]


Google’s Chirp may be the Amazon Echo rival that brings ‘OK Google’ into your home

May 13, 2016

Via: TechHive

Muttering “OK Google” may soon become useful all around your house, as Google reportedly preps an Amazon Echo rival dubbed “Chirp” that will extend the company’s voice and search capabilities into the home. Following up on earlier rumors about a Google-powered […]


In depth: How your phone will soon control your entire house

April 4, 2016

Via: Tech Radar

Whether you have a top-of-the-line Samsung Galaxy S7 or a more modest Honor 5X, there are now ways to control every aspect of your nest from your palm, from how bright your bedroom is to how much energy you use […]