The Nest Cam Outdoor offers high-quality video and audio with easy-to-use apps, but you'll need a pricey subscription plan.
Strong audio and even stronger smart home skills make the new Amazon Echo the most well-rounded smart speaker you can buy.
The best smart speakers put Alexa, Google Assistant and Siri in your home to answer questions, control smart home gadgets, play music and more.
The key differences between smart lights vs. smart switches you should know for DIY smart home projects.
The Ring Video Doorbell Wired is a small and inexpensive video doorbell — but there’s some trade-offs.
DIY smart home: Here’s why I picked Amazon’s assistant to run my smart home instead of Google Assistant.
Amazon has updated Alexa with a music sharing feature that lets you send songs to your friends' own Echo devices and Alexa apps. Here's how to use it.
A report claims that Amazon is working on a wall-mounted addition to its Alexa-powered Echo lineup that would double as a controller for other smart devices.
As 4K HDR streaming devices go, the Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K does a great job balancing functionality, price and performance.
The Honeywell RTH8580WF is a great option for those who want a connected thermostat for less than $100.
The Nest Thermostat E is an attractive and relatively affordable smart thermostat, and it's also one of the easiest to use.
One of the renovation decisions I had to make was what appliances would fill the space, and if those appliances should be "smart."
Strong lights, a sharp camera and a great app make the Ring Floodlight Cam the best at securing and illuminating your yard.
Get the Blink Outdoor if you’re looking for a home security camera under $100 that can withstand the elements.
The Arlo Ultra delivers top-notch video, a great set of features and powerful but easy-to-use software.
The Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus offers a new Pre-roll feature that lets you see more of what’s happening outside your door, but it’s not quite as good as the Nest Hello.