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The Pan-Tilt Indoor Cam Starlight on a shelf.

Ring is launching its first integrated pan-tilt security camera later this year

The Ring Pan-Tilt Indoor Cam gives you 360-degree coverage of your home and carries a price tag of $80. It arrives on May 30, but preorders are now open.
Several Yale Assure Lock 2 Touch models on a yellow background.

Yale Assure Lock 2 Touch picks up new features with the Z-Wave Smart Module

A SimpliSafe outdoor camera monitoring a stranger.

SimpliSafe is now using AI to prevent burglars from entering your home

The Freo X Plus vacuuming pet hair.

The Narwal Freo X Plus is an entry-level robot vacuum loaded with premium features

Screenshots from Best Buy's new shopping app for the Vision Pro.

Apple’s Vision Pro headset can now be used to shop at Best Buy

A person using the Dyson AR app.

Dyson’s new AR mobile app shows where you forgot to clean

The Yale Approach installed on a door.

Yale’s newest smart lock is designed for renters

Dyson's AR CleanTrace feature.

Dyson’s AR CleanTrace feature ensures a thorough vacuuming session every time

The iRobot Roomba Combo Essential mopping a floor.

iRobot launches affordable robot vacuum and mop combo that costs just $275

A close-up of the Apple logo on a 2020 M1 Mac Mini, with MacOS Monterey reflecting onto its surface.

Is this really Apple’s next big thing?

Nest Cams on a counter.

Google rolls out new Nest Cam features to Google Home for web

An Insignia air fryer.

Have an air fryer? Check if it’s part of this safety recall

The Blink Mini 2 placed on two books.

The Blink Mini 2 features an updated design, support for outdoor use

The Blink Mini 2 is now available, offering an updated design and support for outdoor use. Here's a closer look at the new security camera from Amazon.
Narwal Freo X Ultra smart robotic vacuum with family

Narwal’s Freo X Ultra honors reliable, maintenance-free cleaning for 7 weeks

Narwal's latest innovation the Freo X Ultra offers up to 7 weeks of maintenance-free cleaning with some incredible features. It's a smart vacuum for the ages.
A Wyze smart camera.

Wyze camera breach allows strangers to peer into others’ homes

Wyze insists security is a top priority for the company after it emerged that thousands of customers saw imagery from smart cameras that didn't belong to them.
The Ring Battery Doorbell Pro installed near a door.

The Ring Battery Doorbell Pro offers premium features without the need for cumbersome wires

The Ring Battery Doorbell Pro offers HD+ video, noise-canceling audio, and support for Bird's Eye View without the need for a wired connection.
The Skylight Cal Max installed on a wall.

The Skylight Cal Max is a 27-inch smart calendar that might replace your smart display

Featuring a massive 27-inch touchscreen and a streamlined interface, the Skylight Cal Max is a smart display alternative that's launching this spring.
The Wyze Cam Floodlight v2 on a wall.

Wyze Cam Floodlight v2 adds tons of new features at a lower price tag

The Wyze Cam Floodlight v2 features 2K video capture, 2,800 lumen lights, 160-degree viewing angle, and a built-in microSD slot for less than $90.
An Amazon smart display on a kitchen counter.

Amazon might launch a paid version of Alexa later this year

Amazon is reportedly working on a new version of Alexa, called Alexa Plus, that will feature generative AI and carry a monthly fee. Here's what we know so far.
Top Tech of CES 2024

Digital Trends’ Top Tech of CES 2024 Awards

CES 2024 brought us a bevy of exciting tech, from transparent televisions to jaw-dropping monitors and cars that look straight out of a sci-fi film.
The Diasy logo on a white background.

Daisy is an installation and repair company designed for your smart home

Daisy is a new smart home company that wants to streamline the set up and maintenance of all your devices. It'll be rolling out to key markets this year.
google assistant mobile.

Google Assistant loses 17 features as the company lays off employees

Google is cutting a bunch of features from its Assistant voice platform, an announcement which parallels the recent layoffs at the tech giant.
A floating Beatbot robot collects debris from the edges of a pool.

Beatbot makes a splash at CES 2024 with all-in-one robotic pool cleaner

The Beatbot AquaSense Pro, revealed at CES 2024, is a robotic pool cleaner that's entirely wireless and handles nearly all aspects of pool maintenance.
A dog sitting next to the Pawport pet door.

Pawport brings security (and smarts) to your existing pet door

Pawport is a motorized device that sits over existing pet doors, offering added security and only opening when your dog (or cat) approaches.
The Twinkly Matrix Smart LED Curtain with green lights.

The Twinkly Matrix is a smart LED curtain with 500 mappable lights

It's a bit pricey at $200, but the Twinkly Matrix Smart LED Curtain features up to 500 mappable lights and can easily sync with your music.
The Govee AI Sync Box Kit 2 with a gaming monitor on display at CES 2024.

I checked out Govee’s new AI smart lights and now I want them everywhere

Smart light maker Govee adds enhanced AI capabilities to its Sync Box Kit 2 for gamers and to its Rope Light 2 for making stunning wall light art.
The Eureka Wash Bot installed in a laundry room.

This 4-in-1 washing machine combo from Eureka cleans almost everything in your home

The Eureka Dual Washing Bot serves as both a washer and dryer, while also housing a robot vacuum that cleans and mops your floors.
A view of the bottom of the Eureka J20 robot vacuum.

Eureka shows off an innovative robot vacuum with a belt mopping system at CES 2024

The Eureka J20 features an impressive new belt mopping system, which is a big departure from the mopping plates and rotating pads seen on most products in 2023.
Samsung Ballie being chased by a dog.

Samsung Ballie is a rolling smart home hub with a built-in projector

Samsung Ballie didn't get a release date or pricing at CES 2024, but it did pick up a new projector. Here's a closer look at the unique home bot.
The Kohler Anthem+ on a white table.

Kohler reveals luxurious smart home products that turn your bathroom into a spa

Kohler used CES 2024 to reveal a bunch of new smart home devices built for your bathroom, including a unique set of automated valves and an automatic vent fan.
The Segway i Series being set up.

Segway expands its smart home footprint with robot lawn mowers at CES 2024

Segway is launching a bunch of new robot lawn mowers this year, all of which feature advanced navigation skills and offer a wireless installation process.
The Mila Air 3 near a window.

Mila reveals a sleek new humidifier/air purifier combo at CES 2024

Along with Mila Insights, which gives a detailed look at your air quality, Mila revealed a humidifer/air purifier combo and updated Mila Air 3 at CES 2024.
The Nanoleaf Skylight lighting up a room various shades of purple.

Nanoleaf upgrades its music-syncing skills, launches new lighting products at CES 2024

Nanoleaf offered another look at its upcoming Skylight at CES 2024, while also debuting several Matter-enabled devices and enhanced music syncing software.
The Eufy X10 Pro Omni in a living room.

Eufy shows off four security cameras and an upcoming robot vacuum

Eufy showed off the X10 Pro Omni robot vacuum at CES 2024, which offers many of the features seen on more expensive robots for a fraction of the price.

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