Author Archives: Ry Crist

Selling your house? Coldwell Banker thinks smart home tech can help – CNET

Selling your house? Coldwell Banker thinks smart home tech can help – CNET Enlarge Image<div id="e99b1ca0-0d40-43a2-89cb-ee60f2e225ce" class="enlargeImage" data-component="globalModal" data-global-modal-options="{"content":"“,”modalTemplate”:” {{content}}”,”setContentOnInit”:false}”/> Coldwell Banker’s smart home staging kit includes gadgets from Nest, August and Lutron. Coldwell Banker Smart home tech promises to make life easier. Now, a major real estate player thinks it can make selling your

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Amazon's Alexa Fund joins $35 million funding round for the makers of the Ecobee smart thermostat – CNET

Amazon's Alexa Fund joins million funding round for the makers of the Ecobee smart thermostat – CNET Enlarge Image<div id="73cf2a1f-7105-411d-8ab4-58e17de2dd8a" class="enlargeImage" data-component="globalModal" data-global-modal-options="{"content":"“,”modalTemplate”:” {{content}}”,”setContentOnInit”:false}”/> The Ecobee3 Smart Thermostat and the Amazon Echo smart speaker. Ecobee Last year, Amazon established the $100 million dollar “Alexa Fund” for developers and manufacturers both large and small. The idea

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Automatic Pro Release Date, Price and Specs – CNET

Automatic Pro Release Date, Price and Specs – CNET Close How to turn your smart home on and off using your car Drag Enlarge Image<div id="5b50f64b-583d-4531-b33a-29f480d47a4a" class="enlargeImage" data-component="globalModal" data-global-modal-options="{"content":"“,”modalTemplate”:” {{content}}”,”setContentOnInit”:false}”/> The Automatic Pro. Automatic Labs Automatic’s plug-in driving gizmo is like wearable tech for your car. Plug it into the diagnostic port beneath your car‘s

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Heads up, Haiku: Hunter's HomeKit ceiling fan is here – CNET

Heads up, Haiku: Hunter's HomeKit ceiling fan is here – CNET Enlarge Image<div id="e856748f-26f1-4862-a8d6-532d7a56e97a" class="enlargeImage" data-component="globalModal" data-global-modal-options="{"content":"“,”modalTemplate”:” {{content}}”,”setContentOnInit”:false}”/> The Hunter Signal smart ceiling fan, available now. Hunter Seven months after its CES debut, the first of Hunter’s Apple-friendly smart ceiling fans is now available for purchase. Called ‘The Signal,’ the fan sells for $379, and

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Brita Infinity Smart Water Pitcher with Amazon Dash Filter Replenishment Release Date, Price and Specs – CNET

Brita Infinity Smart Water Pitcher with Amazon Dash Filter Replenishment Release Date, Price and Specs – CNET For $45, the Wi-Fi-equipped Brita Infinity pitcher promises to keep track of how much water is passing through the filter. Once the filter is about spent, it’ll go ahead and automatically order a replacement from Amazon that’ll arrive

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