Using iPhones and iPads for home control is nothing new. But what if you could tap your smartphone on a tiny tag on your wall to trigger a series of control commands for your home-automation system?
March 12, 2013 Read more
So you've decided to hire a pro to install an A/V system. You figure you can visit a local (or online) electronics retailer, pick out some gear, and then find a home tech pro to install it all. Not so fast...
January 28, 2013 Read more
When we talk about smart homes, the conversation is not about the gleaming stack of components and miles of cable tying everything together. It's about what that technology can do for you.
January 2, 2013 Read more
Sure, a home-theater-in-a-box is a quick route to a functional home theater. But what kind of viewing experience are you looking for? We break down what you can't get from a one-size-fits-all box - and where you should be looking instead.
December 4, 2012 Read more