Winners and losers: WhatsApp's killer feature, Amazon Music price hike – Trusted Reviews

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Winners and losers: WhatsApp's killer feature, Amazon Music price hike – Trusted Reviews

How to set a timer on Amazon Smart Plugs | Digital Trends

When it comes to smart plugs, few are as versatile and affordable as the Amazon Smart Plug. These useful gadgets offer a bit of “smart” functionality to a wide assortment of electronics, making it easy to automate their performance. One of the greatest features of the Amazon Smart Plug is that it can be powered on and off at specific times of day. If you’re curious to know how it works, here’s a closer look at how to set a timer on Amazon Smart Plugs.
Before you can set a timer on your […]
How to set a timer on Amazon Smart Plugs | Digital Trends

This App Can Help Optimize Your Home Energy Costs—for a Cool $10K – WIRED

Do you know precisely how much electricity your gadgets and appliances sip when you're away from home? Or how frequently energy costs fluctuate? These factors are increasingly important to consider as electricity prices soar and outages become a more common occurrence. It's something Schneider Electric wants to help with. 
The power management company recently announced Schneider Home, a system that promises insight into and control over the electricity in your house through an app […]
This App Can Help Optimize Your Home Energy Costs—for a Cool $10K – WIRED

Canterbury Village hosting Michigan Made Market on Jan. 28 & 29 – WXYZ

LAKE ORION, Mich (WXYZ) — Canterbury Village, a designated Michigan historical landmark that is home to more than a dozen specialty shops, event space and host to year-round attractions and entertainment in Oakland County, is proud to announce its initial 2023 event schedule, including marking its 30th anniversary, with a lineup of new and returning events and activities for 2023.
Some of the new events and attractions for 2023, include:
· A new entertainment area where families can interact […]
Canterbury Village hosting Michigan Made Market on Jan. 28 & 29 – WXYZ

HomePod vs Alexa: can Apple's new speaker topple Amazon? – Livingetc

With the release of a new Apple smart speaker, is the HomePod a threat to Alexa’s dominance?
Caroline is the smart homes ecommerce editor for Livingetc, covering everything tech for the home, from smart speakers to air purifiers and everything in between. She is passionate about the role that technology and smart devices can play in daily life, enhancing the home without sacrificing personal style and carefully chosen interiors. In her spare time, she can be found tinkering with bulbs, […]
HomePod vs Alexa: can Apple's new speaker topple Amazon? – Livingetc

Newsletter: Essential California Week in Review: Dancing resumes at Monterey Park studio

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Here’s a look at the top stories of the last week
Dancing resumes at the studio targeted by the Monterey Park gunman. By Thursday, cha-cha, salsa and ballroom music replaced any sense of fear at Lai Lai Ballroom. Students and instructors shared […]
Newsletter: Essential California Week in Review: Dancing resumes at Monterey Park studio

This tiny device performs 8 smartphone functions, and it's on sale for $39.95 | Mashable

TL;DR: As of Jan. 29, the WonderCube Pro All-in-One Mobile Keyring(Opens in a new window)(opens in a new tab) is on sale for $39.95 — that’s a 42% discount from its usual $70 MSRP.
The person who said that good things come in small packages has a point. A piece of chocolate, a snowflake, your tiny baby kitten. All these things are the epitome of cuteness and goodness, that’s why we learn to grow fond of them. Apparently, the human brain was designed(Opens in a new window) to […]
This tiny device performs 8 smartphone functions, and it's on sale for $39.95 | Mashable

Clean your pearly whites with Aquasonic's rechargeable electric toothbrush at $30 (25% off)

Today only, as part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Pure Daily Care (99% positive feedback past 12 months) via Amazon is offering the Aquasonic Ultra Whitening Rechargeable Electric Toothbrush for $29.99 shipped in all colors. Down from $40, today’s deal marks the best price that we’ve seen since early December when it hit $25, saving you 25% from its normal going rate. This toothbrush will help keep your pearly whites clean thanks to its 40,000 vibrations per minute motor. There are four […]
Clean your pearly whites with Aquasonic's rechargeable electric toothbrush at $30 (25% off)

Can incoming phone calls trigger routines in your smart home? – Stacey on IoT

On a recent Internet of Things Podcast episode, we took a call from our Voicemail hotline segment with a question about smart home routines triggered from an incoming phone call. Mike doesn’t keep his phone in the bedroom when he sleeps at night and he occasionally misses calls from his daughters because of that. He wants to know if an incoming phone call can turn on a light or make an announcement on a smart speaker.
Much of the answer to this question depends highly on what smart home […]
Can incoming phone calls trigger routines in your smart home? – Stacey on IoT

Three's Company: Trio of Oceanfront Houses Remodeled on 'Battle on the Beach' Offered for $2.9M

Here’s a once-in-a-lifetime chance to buy your own family beachside retreat.
Three houses, each completely renovated by an all-star HGTV design team for the competition show “Battle on the Beach,” Season 2, have splashed onto the market.
The three houses are located in Surfside, TX, and have a combined price tag of $2,900,000.
That comes out to a little less than $1 million each. But this property’s value goes far beyond the pristine beach pads.
In fact, the offering’s 3.7-acre lot stretches […]
Three's Company: Trio of Oceanfront Houses Remodeled on 'Battle on the Beach' Offered for $2.9M