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Amazon might launch a paid version of Alexa later this year

Amazon is reportedly working on a new version of Alexa, called Alexa Plus, that will feature generative AI and carry a monthly fee. Here's what we know so far.
Top Tech of CES 2024

Digital Trends’ Top Tech of CES 2024 Awards

The Diasy logo on a white background.

Daisy is an installation and repair company designed for your smart home

google assistant mobile.

Google Assistant loses 17 features as the company lays off employees

A floating Beatbot robot collects debris from the edges of a pool.

Beatbot makes a splash at CES 2024 with all-in-one robotic pool cleaner

A dog sitting next to the Pawport pet door.

Pawport brings security (and smarts) to your existing pet door

The Twinkly Matrix Smart LED Curtain with green lights.

The Twinkly Matrix is a smart LED curtain with 500 mappable lights

The Govee AI Sync Box Kit 2 with a gaming monitor on display at CES 2024.

I checked out Govee’s new AI smart lights and now I want them everywhere

The Eureka Wash Bot installed in a laundry room.

This 4-in-1 washing machine combo from Eureka cleans almost everything in your home

A view of the bottom of the Eureka J20 robot vacuum.

Eureka shows off an innovative robot vacuum with a belt mopping system at CES 2024

Samsung Ballie being chased by a dog.

Samsung Ballie is a rolling smart home hub with a built-in projector

The Kohler Anthem+ on a white table.

Kohler reveals luxurious smart home products that turn your bathroom into a spa

The Segway i Series being set up.

Segway expands its smart home footprint with robot lawn mowers at CES 2024

Segway is launching a bunch of new robot lawn mowers this year, all of which feature advanced navigation skills and offer a wireless installation process.
The Mila Air 3 near a window.

Mila reveals a sleek new humidifier/air purifier combo at CES 2024

Along with Mila Insights, which gives a detailed look at your air quality, Mila revealed a humidifer/air purifier combo and updated Mila Air 3 at CES 2024.
The Nanoleaf Skylight lighting up a room various shades of purple.

Nanoleaf upgrades its music-syncing skills, launches new lighting products at CES 2024

Nanoleaf offered another look at its upcoming Skylight at CES 2024, while also debuting several Matter-enabled devices and enhanced music syncing software.
The Eufy X10 Pro Omni in a living room.

Eufy shows off four security cameras and an upcoming robot vacuum

Eufy showed off the X10 Pro Omni robot vacuum at CES 2024, which offers many of the features seen on more expensive robots for a fraction of the price.
The Anker Solix F3800 charging an EV.

The Anker Solix F3800 power station is one of the most powerful on display at CES 2024

The Anker Solix F3800 is a portable power station with a 6,000W output, making it ideal for powering RVs, charging EVs, or running appliances in your home.
A person sitting on a couch with SmartThings products in the foreground.

Samsung SmartThings learns a bunch of useful new tricks at CES 2024

Samsung SmartThings grew a bit smarter at CES 2024, with the team revealing a new Map View feature, additional use for QR codes, and improved support for TVs.
The Samsung Bespoke AI Fridge from CES 2024.

Samsung goes all-in with AI, reveals several new smart home appliances at CES 2024

Samsung showed off several new smart home appliances during CES 2024, all of which use AI to optimize their performance. Here's a look at the best products.
The Lockly Visage Smart Lock

Lockly is bringing Matter and facial recognition to your front door in 2024

Lockly revealed a new smart lock with facial recognition during CES 2024, as well as a Matter hub that supports most existing smart locks.
The Ecovacs X2 Combo installed in a home.

Ecovacs upgrades the X2 Omni robot vacuum with a cordless vacuum attachment

Along with the new robot vacuum, Ecovacs revealed a robotic window cleaner, robot lawn mower, and an air purifier at CES 2024. Here's a look at the highlights.
The Roborock S8 MaxV Ultra placed in its dock.

Roborock shows off highly automated robot vacuums at CES 2024

Revealed during CES 2024, the Roborock S8 MaxV Ultra can connect to your drain and water lines to automatically refill and empty its water tanks.
The Home Depot Hubspace logo on a white background.

Home Depot expands its Hubspace smart home lineup at CES 2024

Home Depot showed off several new additions to the Hubspace catalog at CES 2024, including a smart thermostat, security system, and chest freezer.
The Narwal Freo X Ultra working in a living room.

Narwal’s ‘hairodynamic’ robot mops debut at CES 2024

Narwal revealed two robot mops at CES 2024, both of which offer impressive suction, large dustbins, and a design that prevents hair from tangling its brushes.
The BMind smart mirror installed in a bathroom.

Baracoda shows off first smart mirror for mental wellness at CES 2024

The BMind smart mirror is designed to improve your mental health without an intrusive smartphone app, and it walked away with a 2024 CES Innovation Award.
A couple of Tile trackers in a gift box.

The best last-minute tech gifts under $100

Gifting doesn't have to break the bank. There are plenty of cool tech options out there for less than $100, and we've rounded up some of the best.
The Eve Light Switch (Matter) installed on a wall.

Eve expands Matter lineup with smart outlet, light switch, and blinds

Three new Eve products are arriving in 2024, all of which offer full support from Matter. The lineup includes a light switch, smart outlet, and smart blinds.
The Ikea Dajlien Air Purifier sitting by a chair.

Ikea’s new Dajlien home fitness collection features portable air purifier, much more

The Ikea Dajlien collection features 19 items designed to offer a robust home fitness experience without taking up much space.
The interface on Google Home allowing you to capture custom clips.

Google Home adds new camera features and support for Nest Cam Outdoor

Public Preview users can now link their first-generation Nest Cam Outdoor to Google Home and access a couple new features across a variety of cameras.
The upcoming Ikea motion sensor and door sensor on a yellow desktop.

Ikea launching 3 new smart home safety gadgets in 2024

Ikea is releasing a motion sensor, water sensor, and door and window sensor in 2024. Here's a look at what to expect when they roll out in the coming months.
Tech of the Week Ring Grinch

Bring the Grinch to your front door with new Ring Quick Replies

Ring is adding several Quick Replies to its video doorbells, all of which are inspired by The Grinch. Here's a look at all six dialogue options.
An Amazon smart display on a kitchen counter.

Alexa adds new features to help with your holiday shopping

Amazon is rolling out new features to Alexa, allowing you to scan handwritten shopping lists to the app and get instant access to the best deals.
Astro for Business in patrol mode.

Amazon Astro gets a day job with Astro for Business

Astro for Business is designed to help keep small businesses safe and shares many similarities with Amazon Astro. Here's a look at the newly released robot.
The Tapo C120 installed on a fence.

The TP-Link Tapo C120 is an affordable security camera designed for all environments

The TP-Link Tapo C120 costs $40, offers 2K video capture, and supports microSD cards. Here's a closer look at the indoor/outdoor camera.

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