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Amazon Dash Wants to Manage My Kitchen

There truly isn’t a business that Amazon.com won’t enter. Most recently, they want to help run my kitchen. The new Amazon Dash looks to be the digital shopping list for the home of the future. This ridiculously simple device scans items in your fridge, or you can simply speak the item that you want, and [...]

April 16 / 2014
Author David Marine
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Category Home Tech
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Would You Want Your iPhone to Literally Be the Key to Your Home?

From Nest to SmartThings to Belkin there are a ton of companies that are creating devices for your home that help you automate it. Setting your thermostat or resetting your alarm from your phone is no longer a “wow.” It’s quite plebeian actually. Ok, maybe I took that too far.

February 27 / 2014
Author David Marine
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A Tool for Moving Those Ridiculously Heavy Items in Your Home

Recently, I had the luxury of buying a new washing machine. Nothing like unexpected things going wrong at home to force you into unexpected purchases. But the buying of the washer wasn’t the problem. It was the fact that in order to get my old washer hauled away, I had to move it out of my laundry room and outside the house in order for the delivery folks to take it away.

October 25 / 2012