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AT&T Digital Life Brings Together Home Security and Automation

AT&T Digital Life Brings Together Home Security and Automation

Gain piece of mind with a Digital Life home security system from AT&T

Get Face to Face with Visitors using a Digital Video Doorbell

Get Face to Face with Visitors using a Digital Video Doorbell

A first of its kind, two-in-one cordless answering system and video monitor that combines a versatile home phone with a digital camera doorbell.

TopBrewer: A Next-Gen Coffeemaker

TopBrewer: A Next-Gen Coffeemaker

The TopBrewer has taken coffemaking to a whole new level.

American Made iPad and iPhone Cases

American Made iPad and iPhone Cases

For the stylish techies, customize your own tablet or smartphone case

Dyson Dual Purpose Heater and Fan the Hot+Cool Review

Dyson Dual Purpose Heater and Fan the Hot+Cool Review

Stay warm and cool with the Dyson Hot+Cool

Update Your Floor Plan With Google SketchUp

Update Your Floor Plan With Google SketchUp

Take old blueprints and remake them using Google SketchUp

In Concert with the Moxie Showerhead & Speaker

In Concert with the Moxie Showerhead & Speaker

Singing in the shower just got a whole lot more fun

Get Level with your iPad or iPhone

Get Level with your iPad or iPhone

Do-It-Yourself apps are nothing new but Stanley just announced it’s redesigned level app which is now available on the iPad and iPhone 5. This app is free and available in cherry wood or FatMax yellow. We think this app would be really handy for easy jobs like hanging pictures, mounting […]

Lockitron: Smartphone Controlled Deadbolt Lock

Lockitron: Smartphone Controlled Deadbolt Lock

We use our smartphone to arm our Iris home alarm but if you want even more control you can now lock and unlock your door with the Lockitron. The unit slides over your current deadbolt and can be controlled from your smartphone. It also has a bluetooth sensor that can […]

The Best Real Estate iPad Apps

The Best Real Estate iPad Apps

iPads are a great for many reasons but one of them is for exploring real estate. The iPad has a lot of great real estate apps available in their store that can help you search for listings while driving around in the car and being on the go. Here the […]

Home Security on a Budget with IRIS from Lowe’s

Home Security on a Budget with IRIS from Lowe’s

There has been a rash of break-ins in our neighborhood, so when Lowe’s asked if we wanted to check out their new home security system called IRIS we jumped at the chance. We had a preview of IRIS last month and the screenshots and setup all looked promising. What we […]

Lennox iComfort Brings WiFi to Your Thermostat

Lennox iComfort Brings WiFi to Your Thermostat

The smart home revolution is taking hold and one area of constant innovation is the thermostat. Having complete control over the heating and cooling is vital to saving energy and money and a new breed of thermostats does more than just maintain a constant temperature. The iComfort from Lennox is […]

Lowe’s Launches Iris – A Smart Home Solution

Lowe’s Launches Iris – A Smart Home Solution

The smart home market is booming and technology companies are jumping at the chance to help you control and monitor your home’s systems which include temperature, security and energy use. For the first time a national retailer is entering this space and it isn’t another tech giant but Lowe’s, the […]

E3 Nerdfest in Full Effect – Are You a Gamer?

E3 Nerdfest in Full Effect – Are You a Gamer?

The E3 Expo has nothing to do with home improvement but but everything to do with in-home entertainment and since it’s here in LA I needed to take a look. For three days the Los Angeles Convention Center becomes ground zero for gaming as all the game developers, companies, fans […]

Are Media Rooms Really Necessary?

Are Media Rooms Really Necessary?

We just read a study that said basement media rooms are on the decline. It seems that just a few years ago the media room was all the rage and every new home had to have a “man cave” or at least a room that was dedicated to gaming and/or […]

The Tank – A Military Grade iPhone Case from Casemate

The Tank – A Military Grade iPhone Case from Casemate

Since I’ve converted to using an iPhone case I’ve had an opportunity to review a few of the more durable cases available. One of the strongest, if not strangest, iPhone cases is the TANK from Case-Mate. The protection is second to none and they have achieved this without adding any […]

Kohler Underscore VibrAcoustic Bath

Kohler Underscore VibrAcoustic Bath

Last year Kohler brought us the ultimate toilet with the NUMI and at this years Kitchen and Bath Show they are introducing VibrAcoustic technology on their Underscore bath line. What is “VibrAcoustic”? It is what it sounds like. “Enhanced technology-based baths integrate music, water vibration and lights” Sound divine right? […]

Otterbox Defender iPhone Case in Real Tree Camo

Otterbox Defender iPhone Case in Real Tree Camo

I’ve been an iPhone user from the beginning but I’ve never been a fan of cases or covers. I just like the feel of a naked iPhone and the way it slides easily into my pocket. I take great care in how I handle my iPhone but with the newest […]