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Logitech Harmony Link to be killed off, all owners to receive free upgrade

Logitech Harmony Link to be killed off, all owners to receive free upgrade

Logitech is discontinuing its Harmony Link smart device on March 16 2018. After immense backlash it's now offering a free upgrade to everyone who owns one.

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Ikea Tradfri smart bulbs can now be controlled from your iPhone

Ikea Tradfri smart bulbs can now be controlled from your iPhone

Several months later than initially planned, Ikea has rolled out an update that lets you use Tradfri bulbs with Apple HomeKit and iPhones. Was it worth the wait?

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Is the levitating Moon wireless security camera really revolutionary?

Is the levitating Moon wireless security camera really revolutionary?

The Moon by 1-Ring is a wireless security camera and smart hub in one with a unique ability to levitate, but how revolutionary are its other features?

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LG’s SmartThinQ appliances left vulnerable to hacking

LG’s SmartThinQ appliances left vulnerable to hacking

A security flaw with the LG SmartThinQ mobile application left users of LG smart home appliances vulnerable to hacking, new research reveals.

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A quarter of UK households now contain a smart home device

A quarter of UK households now contain a smart home device

A quarter of UK households now contain a smart home device, such as a smart hub, speaker or wireless security camera, a new survey reveals.

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Harman Kardon takes on the Echo with the first Cortana speaker

Harman Kardon takes on the Echo with the first Cortana speaker

Microsoft and Harman are taking on the Google Home and Amazon Echo with the first Cortana-powered smart speaker. Does it have what it takes to succeed?

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Samsung announces Bixby 2.0 and vision for the connected home

Samsung announces Bixby 2.0 and vision for the connected home

Bixby is coming to more devices than ever and Samsung wants to set the mood with Project Ambience, here's everything we know from SDC 2017.

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Blade Runner and sci-fi tech: is it already here?

Blade Runner and sci-fi tech: is it already here?

We're near the point when some of the sci-fi movies we grew up with were set. Have their visions of the future come true or are we way behind technologically?

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Google Home Mini and five new smart hubs to get excited about

Google Home Mini and five new smart hubs to get excited about

Amazon and Google have bolstered their smart home catalogue with six new devices. Which one should be on your shopping list?

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Has Hoover designed the oven of the future?

Has Hoover designed the oven of the future?

The Hoover Vision smart oven has a full colour interactive touchscreen built into the door, and can connect to your phone via an app. Is this the future of cooking?

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