Philips Hue LEDs take smart bulbs to a whole new level
January 22, 2015, 4:32 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
The LED lighting revolution has really just begun.
This stick could be the end of the personal computer as we know it
January 15, 2015, 6:02 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Intel introduces an entire computer that you just plug into the HDMI port of your TV. How far the mighty computer has fallen.
Cinder speakers turn concrete blocks into high fidelity
January 7, 2015, 10:54 a.m. by Lloyd Alter
Daniel Ballou separates the working parts from the heavy parts to make a speaker system out of concrete blocks.
Blue LED light discovery wins Nobel Prize in physics
October 7, 2014, 9:28 a.m. by Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience
To create a true white light requires red, green and blue light-emitting diodes — but the blue had been a surprising holdout until this trio of researchers came along.
Wish you could buy Google Glass? You can, but only on April 15
April 11, 2014, 10 a.m. by Cherlynn Low, Tom's Guide
Anyone in the U.S. can buy Google Glass starting at 9 a.m. ET on April 15 through the Explorer program – but spaces are limited.
Sales of Nest Protect halted due to glitch with feature that makes it such a godsend
April 4, 2014, 6:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
An unstoppable smart home startup faces its first major bump in the road with safety concerns over the Nest Protect smoke detector's 'Nest Wave' function.
The Aros: Goodbye clunky old window unit, hello smart AC of the future
March 19, 2014, 6:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Because the connected home is also an efficiently cooled one, invention start-up Quirky and GE launch the Aros Smart Air Conditioner, a window unit with added brains and good looks.
What will the Internet be like in 2025?
March 11, 2014, 8:30 a.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Experts predict the World Wide Web will become seamlessly integrated into every aspect of our lives — but with a dark side to consider.