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Echo Sub Vs Sonos Sub Vs Bose Sub: Feel The Bass! [2022]

In Music & Audio by Tim Brennan

In this article, I provide a thorough review and comparison of the Amazon Echo Sub vs Sonos Sub vs Bose Sub [ Bass Module 700] subwoofers. Two of them work with Alexa for voice control.  Can you guess which ones? I will get into all of that and more in this review. I will also compare all three speakers head …

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Echo Show 8 vs 5 vs 2nd Gen: Which Screen is ‘Just Right’?

In Echo Show by Tim Brennan

Echo Show 8 vs 5 vs 2nd Gen: In this post, I will compare how Amazon’s new Echo Show 8 [announced as part of Amazon’s new Alexa lineup last fall] measures up against the Echo Show 5 and Echo Show 2nd Generation. The main differences are this: The Echo Show 5 and 8 feature 5″ and 8″ diagonal screens respectively, …

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5 Best Motion Sensors in 2022 [Hue vs Lifx vs Zwave vs SmartThings]

In Smart Lights by Tim Brennan

In this article, I’ll take a look at some of the best motion sensors in 2022 to automate both your indoor and outdoor lights. I’ll include solutions for Philips Hue, Lifx, Sengled, SmartThings, Zwave, and a few other major brands of smart bulbs that are compatible with all major home ecosystems. Want to make your smart lights turn on when …

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Echo Show 10 vs 2nd Generation: Which is Better for 2022?

In Echo Show by Tim Brennan

In this article, I present a side-by-side comparison of Amazon’s new Echo Show 10 vs 2nd Gen smart display.  It’s the battle of the 10-inch smart displays, and the winner is you. If you simply want to know the main differences between the two, here they are: Apart from the obvious design differences, Echo Show 10 introduces auto-framing whereby the …

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How To Make A Dumb Ceiling Fan Smart [& Work with Alexa]

In HVAC & Power by Tim Brennan

Want to know five ‘cool’ ways how to make a dumb ceiling fan smart? Do you want to add smart control to a ceiling fan so that it even works with Alexa or Google Assistant? You’ve come to the right place. Here are five ways that you can make a dumb ceiling fan smart:  Way 1: Convert Your Old Fan …

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11 Wicked Smart Home Yard Ideas for 2022

In Lawn & Garden, Smart Home Yard by Tim Brennan

In this post, I am happy to present you with 11 ‘wicked’ cool smart home yard ideas. These include smart outdoor lighting, some ideas to smarten up your lawn and landscape, and a few ideas that are just plain fun! Oh, and if you are an Amazon Alexa user, read until the end for a link to my article about …