Lightwave Gen 2 smart home review

There are many smart home systems available these days. You only have to look at the list of Alexa Skills within the smart home category, pages and pages to scroll through. So is the new Lightwave generation 2 range worth considering? I spent a few hours on a wet and windy weekend trying to find […]

Polk Command Bar: Amazon Alexa packing soundbar

Polk Audio has unveiled its innovative Command Bar, the first voice-controlled soundbar packing Amazon Alexa. The new Command Bar definitely has something that sets it apart from the other soundbars out there. Polk’s latest offering not only offers rich audio but also the convenience of voice control. The far-field microphones at the top of the […]

Epson XP and WF wireless printers: Ideal for home office

While functionality must always come first, there‚Äôs no need for a printer to stick out like a sore thumb in your environment. Thankfully, there is the latest models from Epson: XP-5100, XP-5105, WF-2860DWF, WF-2865DWF. The new Epson printers feature a compact and stylish design as well as an enviable list of easy-to-use features and connectivity […]

Como Audio SpeakEasy smart speaker

I only met the Como Audio range recently and so am happy to hear that it has just launched its new SpeakEasy smart speaker on Kickstarter. The Como Audio SpeakEasy smart speaker packs Google Assistant functionality along with a more traditional approach to construction. This is the ideal device for those who want to enjoy […]

OVAL 2.0 the sensor that makes anything smart

OVAL Digital has announced its next generation smart sensor, OVAL 2.0. OVAL 2.0 is a neat all-in-one home smart sensor that monitors and detects changes in motion, temperature, humidity, light and water. Once it has detected something it quickly sends an alert to a phone or email. What I like about the OVAL sensor is […]

Jay Garrett interviewed by F-Secure about IoT and Sense

Recently I was interviewed by internet security boffins F-Secure about the growing interest in the Internet of Things. Naturally, the main issue surrounding smart home devices is security. Fancy a glimpse in to my home? Well, not so long ago GadgetyNews HQ was invaded by a Finnish camera crew who then interrogated me. Their misson […]