Oscar Senior – Grandpa Doesn’t Need A Special Tablet

You and I may consider ourselves to be pretty tech savvy, but for many seniors and elderly people, using smartphones and tablets can be...

LG Smart Security and Zxyel Aurora – Looking Out For You

Some of the wireless security systems we’ve seen are clearly designed to watch your whole house, inside and out. But what if you live...

Stop Robocalls At Home And Now On Your iPhone

Who doesn’t want to stop robocalls, those annoying, computer-generated calls that plague anyone with a landline and are now ringing mobile phones directly? Most...

Blink Home Security – The Little Camera That Could

The Blink home security camera began as a Kickstarter campaign almost 3 years ago but has evolved – as not all crowd-funded ideas do...

Smarty House Part 8 – Locks But No Bagels

Editor’s Note – This is the eighth part of an ongoing series by journalist and geek Marty Winston in his quest to design the...

Ransomware Can Be Far Worse Than Just Inconvenient

Most of us have become aware of the dangers of malware - software that can infect our computers, install viruses, lock up our screens,...

GoGoGrandparent – Get Uber and Lyft Without a Smartphone

The older we get, the harder it is to get from point A to point B. That poses a real dilemma: keep driving and...

When A Smarthome May Not Be So Smart

Editor's Note: At this week's CES extravaganza in Las Vegas we anticipate being overwhelmed by new devices for home automation, connected homes, and the Internet of...

Netgear Orbi – Whole House Wi-Fi With A Twist

My home network is terrible. I live in a townhouse that is long and narrow with four levels of space. It was built with...

Belkin’s Valet Charge Power Pair – For Apple Watch and iPhone

You could make the case that finding an easy way to charge both your iPhone and your Apple Watch is the kind of first...