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What is an Temperature Sensor?

Jul 13, 2018

While the average home thermostat is getting smarter, most connected thermostats are still limited by a one-room view. technology offers a smarter approach.
Meet Our New, Smarter Thermostat

Jan 07, 2018

At CES 2018, we unveiled a new, smarter thermostat solution, uniquely able to help protect your home from costly emergencies including HVAC failures, floods and water damage.
This Small Device Can Fix Your Summer "Hot Room" Problem

Aug 03, 2017

Most thermostats only know the temperature of the room they're in, which leads to discomfort when summer temperatures heat up your house.'s smart thermostat has the solution.
A Smarter Solution for Independent Living

Jul 03, 2017

90 percent of seniors would prefer to stay in their homes as they age - but how can families and caregivers empower independent living without sacrificing safety or peace of mind?
Meet the Only Smart Home App You Need

Mar 21, 2017

Using a separate app for each connected device in your home will remind you of the days when you had five remotes on your living room table. There's a smarter alternative.
Are Your Kids Full of Surprises? Has You Covered.

Jan 05, 2017

When you're a parent, life is full of surprises. Some are cute; others have consequences. With's Unexpected Activity notifications, you'll have an early warning system that helps you minimize any trouble.
Welcome to The Ultimate Fan Cave… Powered by

Oct 17, 2016

Chicago Cubs superfan Stew McVicar turned his basement into "Club 400", a 2,100-square foot fan-cave that rivals any sports bar or team museum in the world—and it's powered by
Introducing "Scenes": One-Button Control for Your Whole Home

May 11, 2016

Ever wished you had a magic button that automatically took care of things around the house for you? With, you have it - and you can create as many different ones as you like.
Five Advantages of Building Your Smart Home on

Apr 04, 2016

There are two ways to enjoy the benefits of smart home technology. You can go it alone via the retail route, or you can get a fully supported solution like Which is the right choice for you?
Meet the Smart Thermostat!

Nov 28, 2015

Saving energy at home should be simple. With's new Smart Thermostat, it is. Here are some smart ways it achieves your perfect balance of energy savings and comfort.
Why Smart Devices Don't Make a Smart Home

Nov 09, 2015

A true smart home is a bit like a good football team. Each player - or connected device - has specialized skills, but they can only win games by working together. That requires a good coach.
Security is the Foundation of the Smart Home

Apr 16, 2015

A genuinely Smart Home needs a sensory system: a network of sensors conveying accurate, relevant and real-time information so that connected devices can act intelligently. This system already exists in millions of homes. It's the Smart Home Security system.