Smart Weight Monitoring: Finding the Best Wifi Scale for You

With all the hype surrounding the “smart home” today, you might stop and ask whether it’s really necessary for certain household items to connect to the network. Our bathroom scale appears to be a prime candidate for this brand of skepticism: what benefits can it really bring when a regular old scale tells you your […]

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Honeywell Smart Wifi Thermostat Reviews

Smart thermostats are a key part of the idea of the “connected home,” in which various wifi enabled devices communicate with each other in order to automatically make adjustments, purchase refills, or otherwise make your daily life a little bit easier. This can range from your refrigerator to your lighting and everything in between, but […]

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What’s the Best WiFi Thermostat for Your Home?

A home thermostat might not seem like an exciting tech gadget, but with the revolution brought forth by the Internet of Things (IoT) seemingly everything is jumping on the network and promising to revolutionize our daily lives. Some applications seem gratuitous–internet-connected toasters come to mind–but wifi enabled thermostats are a type of device that promises […]

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Security Risks On the Internet of Things: Will They Hack My Car?

Charlie Miller has been hacking computers and phones for over a decade. His ends aren’t nefarious, however: he’s a security researcher working to expose vulnerabilities that will ultimately make our systems safer. In order to raise public consciousness of the issues at stake, he’s been hoping to hack something less techy and abstract that would […]

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Why the Internet of Things Will Change Daily Life More Than You Realize

It might sound rather fancy, but The Internet of Things is an idea that promises to connect our devices directly to other devices. It will incorporate non-machines into the equation to create an amazing network that Intel estimates to have 200 billion “things” by the year 2020. This means that the Internet of Things will change […]

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