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5 Best Remotes that Work with Alexa in 2022

In Amazon Alexa, Home Theater by Tim Brennan

In this article, I examine five of the best remotes that work with Alexa right now. A few of them also work with Google Assistant. If you are looking for a remote that lets you control your devices using your voice, you have come to the right place. So as not to keep you in suspense, here are my top …

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Amazon Nebula vs Sonos Beam: Does Alexa Raise the Bar?

In Home Theater by Tim Brennan

In the post, I’ll explore the similarities and differences of Amazon Nebula vs Sonos Beam smart soundbars, both of which have Amazon Alexa built-in. Until now, Sonos has had arguably the best and most popular soundbar with Alexa, the Sonos Beam. Does Amazon’s new Nebula soundbar unseat Sonos? Here’s a quick summary of the main differences: While the Nebula includes …

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Alexa Halloween Skills: 17 Spooky New Things to Ask in 2022

In Amazon Alexa by Tim Brennan

Look no further; your Amazon Alexa Halloween Skills are right here! 🎃 Are you searching for some fun things to ask Alexa for the Halloween season? Or perhaps you’re in the market for some spooky skills to explore the awesome new Amazon Echo product line, just announced last week? Well, my little pretty, you’ve come to the right place. Without …

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Philips Hue vs Shelly Vintage: Which Smart Edison Bulb Is Best?

In Smart Lights by Tim Brennan

In this article, I compare six cool-looking retro LED smart filament bulbs: Philips Hue vs Shelly Vintage. In this corner, we have Goliath “Philips” Hue. And in the opposing corner is the underdog upstart “Shelly USA. “ Let’s get ready to rummmmmmmmble. Live Like A 1950’s Bank Manager hether you are into traditional style home décor or just want to …

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Generac vs Kohler vs Champion vs Briggs: Best Standby Generator?

In HVAC & Power by Tim Brennan

Generac vs Kohler vs Champion vs Briggs & Stratton: In this article, I provide a review of the best standby power generators that you can get delivered right to your home from Amazon.com. I’ll explore features and benefits as well as the pros and cons of each unit. Featured Image Credit: Generac.com Tech Specs Comparison: Generac vs Kohler vs Champion …

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Aura Carver vs Nixplay vs Skylight: Digital Frame Faceoff [2022]

In Digital Frames by Tim Brennan

In the post, I promise to give you a “full-picture” comparison of the Aura Carver vs Nixplay vs Skylight digital frames—just in time for the holidays. Don’t want the details? Here is a quick summary of the main differences: The Aura Carver has the highest resolution at 1920×1200 vs 1280×800 for the other two. Nixplay has the most features, including …

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Philips Hue Play Vs Bloom Vs Go Vs Iris: Smart Light Playtime!

In Smart Lights by Tim Brennan

In this article, I will cover the differences between Hue Play Vs Bloom Vs Go Vs Iris which will hopefully help you choose the light that is right for you. The Hue Accent Light Dilemma hilips Hue offers a variety of playful smart light options to add color, ambiance, and accent lighting to bedazzle key living spaces in your home. …

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9 Best Smart Curtains that W ork with Alexa in 2022

In Home Automation by Tim Brennan

In this post, I review the best smart curtains and rods—to help you pick the best choice for the windows in your home. Without further ado, here are my top picks for the best smart curtains and rods: #1 – Quoya Smart Curtains System/Electric Track #2 – Rollerhouse DIY Electric Blinds/Shades Kit #3 – SimpleSmart DIY Smart Curtain Tracks #4 …

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