If you're anything like us, then a fresh cup of coffee is an essential start to the day (and sometimes the start of an all-nighter). The humble coffee machine has long been the device that makes this morning ritual happen quickly, effectively, and in the simplest way possible and it probably therefore comes as little surprise that it's now entered the world of the connected … [Read more...] about The Best Smart Coffee Makers for the Perfect Connected Cup
If you're exploring the miniaturized smart speaker market right now, the chances are that you're either looking at Amazon's Echo Dot or Google's rival, the Home Mini as your next pocket-sized voice assistant. But what are the major differences between these two entry-level smart speakers and does one offer significantly more advantages over the other? In this guide, we've … [Read more...] about Google Home Mini vs Amazon Echo Dot – Which Compact Smart Speaker is Better?
Building a fully integrated smart home is one of those tasks that can feel as though it's exclusive to those with a big budget, and to an extent, once upon a time, this was definitely the case. The truth today however, is that it's now possible to deck your home out with some of the very best smart technology devices for a fraction of the cost of even a couple of years ago … [Read more...] about The Best Affordable Smart Home Devices – The Best Cheap Smart Tech Options for Building a Budget-Friendly Smart Home Today
If you're on the market for a smart speaker with Amazon Alexa built-in, the options are greater than ever before. Not so long ago, it was definitely the case that your choices were pretty limited when it came to finding a smart speaker system that included Amazon's voice activated intelligence. In fact, if you were looking to capitalize on Alexa's voice control smarts, … [Read more...] about The Best Alexa Smart Speakers – Top Speakers with Alexa Built-In
Whether you're building a smart home system from scratch or adding to an existing setup, the ever-growing range of smart home devices out there makes finding the right bit of gear for the job easier than ever. What this means by extension of course, is that if you're looking to source the ideal smart home gift for someone special, there are a lot of choices out there when it … [Read more...] about The Complete Smart Home Gift Guide – The Best Smart Home Gift Ideas for 2019