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Is O2’s £17.50 a month smart home worth it?

For between £15 and £17.50 O2 will install a package of smart devices in your home. We see if the plans are good value or if you should shop elsewhere.

Google unveils Pixel 2 smartphones and a range of exciting new tech

After endless leaks, the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL came as no surprise when they appeared on stage at Google’s keynote event. But there were some other goodies in...

Google Assistant comes to Android TV

Google Assistant is coming to Android TV. Find out which devices are getting the update, what it does, and whether it's better than Alexa-controlled TV.

76% of Brits are scared of the smart home

A survey has found that 76% of people are fearful of smart tech. Are we right to be worried? Read our advice on the risks with smart home technology.

New Amazon Echo family unveiled: what you need to know

Amazon has released a range of new Echo speakers - the 2nd generation Echo, which puts music first, the Echo Plus and the surprise Echo Spot.

Amazon adds Alexa voice control to even more devices

If Amazon has its way, you'll be talking to most of the devices in your home. Find out what new devices Alexa is in, and where we want to see it next.

Google Home verdict: better than the Amazon Echo?

Our full test results of the Google Home are in. See how it compares to the Amazon Echo on features, and whether it's a better smart hub.

Is Hive’s £6 a month smart home plan worth it?

Would you pay £6 to get a smart home? We look at Hive's new Welcome Home Plan to see if its devices are any good and if £6 per month is a good deal.

Ikea launches a range of smart light bulbs

Ikea is getting into the smart home market with its own range of smart light bulbs. How does it stack up against the Philips Hue range of smart bulbs?

Google Home is out today but can it beat the Amazon Echo?

Google's smart hub, Google Home, is available in the shops from today. We look at its key features and how it compares to its main rival, the Amazon Echo.

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