Piper NV review: strong security features hampered by a buggy app

Editor's note: This review, originally published on January 21, 2015, has been completely updated based on the latest app and firmware. Our original review...

Home8 Video-Verified Security Alarm System review: A simplistic DIY kit with...

One of the limitations of most DIY smart home security systems is kind of a biggie: Most of them don’t include video recording features....

Sling TV review: In praise of the bite-sized bundle

Editor’s note: This review was been updated in its entirety. If you’d like to read our original opinion of Sling TV, you’ll find that...

ChargeTech Plug Pro review: Super-sized portable battery charger

Pocketable battery packs and solar chargers like Secur SP-6000 are handy for short trips, but keeping an entire family’s worth of gadgets charged for...

Netgear Arlo Baby review: a better baby monitor

Netgear's Arlo line consists of security cameras for indoor, outdoor, and on-the-go monitoring. With Wi-Fi baby monitors all the rage, it’s not shocking that...

Netgear Orbi RBK30 WiFi System review: It’s not bad, but it’s...

Netgear continues to very quietly buck the mesh networking trend. Its new Orbi RBK30 WiFi System is based on a tri-band router that operates...

Reolink Keen review: a truly wireless security camera

One of the glossed-over truths about “wireless” home security cameras is most aren’t truly wire free. While they don’t need to be tethered to...

PureGear PureSwitch review: A HomeKit-only smart plug with a high-speed USB...

PureGear has placed its bets on Apple’s HomeKit ecosystem with the PureSwitch, a combination compact smart plug and high-speed USB charger that only supports...

Best smart thermostat

A smart thermostat will have an outsize impact not only how comfortable you are in your home, but also on your household budget. Heating...