WFH with voice assistants

You Can Now Zoom on Google, Echo, and Portal Smart Displays

Now that Work From Home is becoming the new normal, video conference from home is the new regular work meeting. But webcams are hard to come by, and so are decent microphones. What if you could use your smart display? If you’re a Zoom…
How to integrate your motion sensor with your Smart Home

6 Great Ways To Use Motion Sensors In Your Smart Home

How to integrate your Motion Sensor with your Smart Home Devices Power down a room when there’s no motion detected When you leave home for an extended amount of time and want to save on your energy bills, a motion sensor is a great device…
Smart Lighting

Create Restaurant Style Smart Lighting at Home

Since most of us are spending more time at home these days, you may be wondering how to improve the atmosphere in every room in the house. Lighting is an essential part of creating a comfortable home - the right conditions can completely…
How to Mirror Your iPhone to Roku

How to Mirror Your iPhone to Roku

With a Roku device, you can watch what’s playing on your iPhone on your TV. This is perfect if you want to watch your YouTube videos on a bigger screen or listen to music with your surround sound speakers. Whatever your reason is, here’s…
Smart Lighting Deck Solutions

Five Smart Ways to Light Your Deck this Summer

Five Ways to Spruce Your Deck this Summer Lighting can extend the use and pleasure of an outdoor deck, increase safety and security, and make the space more attractive and inviting. As the sun sets, you can still stay outside and…
Smaart House Work from home solution

Work from home present a new security threat in the age of COVID-19

Why the new work from home paradigm brought about by the pandemic has given rise to a new set of challenges for businesses The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented challenges for organizations as many employees have…
Flickering Lights

What causes your lights to flicker?

If the lights in your home are flickering and they aren't faux flame bulbs or Christmas tree lights, you're likely frustrated and a little nervous. While some causes of flickering are easy to fix, there are bigger issues you should always…
Where Is the Best Place for a Smart Speaker in a Room?

Where Is the Best Place for a Smart Speaker in a Room?

Google Home and Amazon Echo devices have excellent microphone arrays. If yours seem never to hear you, the problem might not be the speaker or your voice. It might be where you put the device. Better placement may improve its performance. Why…
Z-Wave vs Zigbee vs WiFi

Z-Wave vs Zigbee vs WiFi | Which set-up is best for your home?

Z-Wave vs Zigbee vs WiFi, which Technology Is Best? Z-Wave, Zigbee and WiFi are the leading wireless smart home technologies but they are not compatible with each other. While it’s possible to build a smart…
Gmail Inbox Security

How to Make Your Gmail Inbox Safer

Block Persistent Spammers If someone's clogging your inbox but Gmail's Report spam feature isn't catching it, Gmail lets you block individual senders easily. With an email open, click the three dots to the top right, then choose Block.…