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NCSC publishes smart city security guidelines

Guidance for local authorities, IT and cyber professionals aims to ensure the security of connected, smart city projects By Alex Scroxton, Security Editor Published: 07 May 2021 15:00 The UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has published new guidance on securing smart city infrastructure to help local authorities and the security community build awareness and…

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Do Philips Hue smart bulbs require a hub? No, but here’s why they are better with one

You can control Philips Hue bulbs via Bluetooth rather than a hub, but here are the features you’ll be missing. Signify Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by TechHive’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors One of the most frequent questions we get asked here at TechHive is whether you really need…

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Take Control of Your Smart Home With the Best Universal Remotes

When it comes to our home entertainment setups, losing the remote is already a big enough struggle. When we’re then faced with a smorgasbord of remotes for everything from our AV receiver and 4K TV to our consoles, soundbars, and whatever streaming devices you might have, the prospect of keeping track of which remote is…

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Eve’s New HomeKit Smart Plug Uses Thread for Faster Smart Home Commands

Eve SystemsEve Systems just launched its fourth-generation Eve Energy HomeKit smart plug with Thread networking support. With Thread, the latest Eve Energy smart plug can “talk” to other Thread-enabled devices for faster performance, and even extend your network’s range for compatible smart home devices. Previous Eve Energy devices utilized Bluetooth, which limited their wireless range…

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Chamberlain myQ Smart Garage Hub (model MYQ-G0401) review: A modest upgrade to an essential gadget

There’s no need to upgrade from existing myQ systems, but this version maintains its top-shelf position. Chamberlain Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by TechHive’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Chamberlain myQ Smart Garage Hub (model MYQ-G0401) The Chamberlain myQ system has been my top smart garage door controller pick since…

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Smart Doorbell Market May See Big Move with Legrand, August Home, Honeywell

Edison, NJ — (SBWIRE) — 04/23/2021 — Latest released the research study on Global Smart Doorbell Market, offers a detailed overview of the factors influencing the global business scope. Smart Doorbell Market research report shows the latest market insights, current situation analysis with upcoming trends and breakdown of the products and services. The report provides…

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Apple sold more smart speakers in Q1 than Google did, but its Direct May Be short lived

Market-research firm Omdia says smart displays accounted for 38 percent of worldwide smart speaker sales in the first quarter of 2021, and Apple doesn’t have one. Amazon – Google – Apple Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by TechHive’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Apple sold 2.4 million smart speakers in…

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Brilliant Smart Dimmer Switch review: A simple addition to a luxe smart home system

This dimmer depends on the presence of at least one Brilliant Control panel inside your home, but the system’s reliance on a Bluetooth mesh network is a weakness. Brilliant Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by TechHive’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Four years after its introduction, the Brilliant platform remains…

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U by Moen smart faucet review: This kitchen tool is both smart and practical

Voice control delivers the wow, but you’ll use gesture control far more often. Moen Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by TechHive’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors U by Moen Smart Faucet (model 7864EVSRS) Table of Contents Show More Voice control, using either Alexa or Google Assistant, is the star attraction…

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The best smart padlocks for 2021

While traditional padlocks still depend on dial or rotary locks, the new wave of smart models use more advanced features like fingerprint sensors. This makes unlocking these padlocks easier, and it allows you to keep a list of specific people who are allowed access — all while still providing tough and mobile protection. If it…