Just use manual control, says biz. Then why did we buy 'smart' controls, ask customers
04 Feb 2019
Yale Security Fail: 'Unexpected load' caused systems to crash, whacked our Smart Living Home app
All working now says biz. No, no, no, no, say customers, it is NOT!
19 Oct 2018
Which? That smart home camera? The one with the vulns? Really?
Security experts confounded by consumer org's assessment
08 Oct 2018
California cracks down on Internet of Crap passwords with new law to stop the botnets
It's good news, but overall a wasted opportunity
04 Oct 2018
Buried in the hype, one little detail: Amazon's Alexa-on-a-chip could steal smart home market
Analysis But then again, it doesn't actually exist, so...
21 Sep 2018
Not OK Google: Massive outage turns smart home kit utterly dumb
Updated Desperate punters forced to twiddle their knobs manually for hours worldwide
27 Jun 2018
Help, I'm being held prisoner in a security camera testing factory. So please read this...
Review Reg vulture gets its claws on Reolink's Argus 2
02 Jun 2018
Smart bulbs turn dumb: Lights out for Philips as Hue API goes dark
Which bright spark should we blame after this illuminating revelation of current affairs?
01 Jun 2018
Three-hour outage renders Nest-equipped smart homes very dumb
Poor users left manually fiddling with thermostats, fumbling locks
17 May 2018
Turn that bachelor pad into a touch pad: Now you can paint buttons, sensors on your walls
Vid Conductive material touted by Mickey Mouse boffins
24 Apr 2018
Time to ditch the front door key? Nest's new wireless smart lock is surprisingly convenient
Updated But it's still hard to shake some concerns
21 Apr 2018
What a time to be alive: LG and Italian furniture-maker build smart sofa
It knows you’ve sat down and then turns on the telly and adjusts the lights
13 Apr 2018
Nest reveals the first truly connected home
Comment Begun, the battle of the home eco-systems has
17 Mar 2018
Amazon explained ‘Key’ crack before it shipped fix, says hacker who found the hole
BezosMart doesn’t like being told it was w…wr…wrong
07 Feb 2018
Who's that at Ring's door? Why, it's Skybell with a begging cup, er, patent rip-off lawsuit
Smart home gizmo maker could do with a few extra bucks
08 Jan 2018
Is Oomi the all-in-one smart home system we've been waiting for?
Review Maybe. After the bugs are cleaned out...
02 Dec 2017
The Google Home Mini: Great, right up until you want to smash it in fury
Review One step forward, two steps back
17 Oct 2017
Smart burglar alarms: Look who just tossed their hat into the ring ... It's, er, Ring
Launch comes a week after Nest does the same
02 Oct 2017