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65 Smart Home Innovations

From Music Streaming Light Bulbs to Smart Connected Thermostats

— August 21, 2014 — Art & Design
When it comes to smart home innovations, we're seeing a surge in the ways that consumers are augmenting their homes to be more tech-centric than ever. Being that the majority of homes are now WiFi enabled, the incorporation of smart home accessories is becoming that much easier. Instead of requiring additional equipment to smarten up their homes, consumers are able to purchase individual products as they see fit, which is switching up the perceptions regarding cost and usage.

Convenience and tech-oriented solutions reign supreme for the modern consumer who's looking to automate as much of their daily activities as possible. Smart home innovations are transitioning from science fiction-like to must-have devices that will ensure that everything within a home is being done as efficiently as possible.
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Smartphone-Powered Thermostats
Smartphone-Powered Thermostats
Zstat Presents the Smartphone-Powered Thermostats of the Future
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Smart Home Lighting Systems
Smart Home Lighting Systems
Brightup is a Smart Home Lighting System That Works with Your Home
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Smart Connected Thermostats
Smart Connected Thermostats
The Honeywell Lyric Device Detects when Users Return Home
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Parental Internet-Control Systems
Parental Internet-Control Systems
'Kudoso' Allows Parents to Restrict Kids' Access to the Internet
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Internet-Connected Laundry Machines
Internet-Connected Laundry Machines
Cloudwash Connects Home Electronics to the Home Using an App
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Object-Tracking Wireless Gadgets
Object-Tracking Wireless Gadgets
This Wireless Communications Hub Can Track Belongings & People
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Simplistic Wireless Sprinkler Systems
Simplistic Wireless Sprinkler Systems
Lono Sprinkler is Controlled from Your Smartphone
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Smart Wireless Wall Plugs
Smart Wireless Wall Plugs
The Parce Idea Wireless Wall Plugs are the Next Step in Charging Devices
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Cloud-Connecting Modules
Cloud-Connecting Modules
The Cloud Bit Allows You to 'Add Internet' to Almost Any Object
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Smart WiFi-Defending Systems
Smart WiFi-Defending Systems
The Pylon WiFi System Shortcuts All the Stress of Handing Out WiFi
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Air Conditioning Apps
Air Conditioning Apps
The Tado App Monitors the Heating and Cooling of Your Home
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Android-Powered Robotic Projector
Android-Powered Robotic Projector
Modern Projector Keecker is Presented at CES 2014
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Sleek Wireless Security Systems
Sleek Wireless Security Systems
Dropcam Tab Keep Tabs on What's Open or Closed
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App-Enabled Light Bulbs
App-Enabled Light Bulbs
The LuMini App Lets you Control the Lights However You Choose
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Canine Entertainment Consoles
Canine Entertainment Consoles
'CleverPet' Keeps Your Dog Entertained & Well-Fed While You're Away
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Convenient Smart Key Locks
Convenient Smart Key Locks
The OKIDOKEYS are App-Controlled Key Cards That Unlock Your Doors
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Camouflaged Security Cameras
Camouflaged Security Cameras
The Sentri Home Security System Can Blend in With its Surroundings
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Advanced Smartphone-Controlled Outlets
Advanced Smartphone-Controlled Outlets
The Plugaway Controls Your Home Lighting On Your Smartphone
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Music Streaming Light Bulbs
Music Streaming Light Bulbs
The AxoX StriimLight B-10 Literally Lights Up the Room with Music
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App-Enabled Smart Bulbs
App-Enabled Smart Bulbs
The Lumen Smart Bulb Changes Moods Instantaneously
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Energy-Saving Air-Con Apps
Energy-Saving Air-Con Apps
The Quirky Aros and WINK App Save Users Money
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Thrifty Home Security Systems
Thrifty Home Security Systems
The 'Korner' Home Security System Costs Less Than $100
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WiFi-Enabled Mailboxes
WiFi-Enabled Mailboxes
The Mr. Postman Mailbox is App-Connected for Instant Alerts
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Energy-Producing Smart Homes
Energy-Producing Smart Homes
The Honda Smart Home Generates More Energy Than It Uses Up
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Energy-Saving Air Conditioners
Energy-Saving Air Conditioners
This Smart Air Conditioner is a Perfect 2014 Earth Day Purchase
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Internet-Connected Smoke Detectors
Internet-Connected Smoke Detectors
The Birdi Smart Air Monitor Tracks Indoor Pollution
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WiFi-Connected Jewelry Boxes
WiFi-Connected Jewelry Boxes
This WiFi Jewelry Box Lets You Put Your Jewels with Your Internet
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Expansive Wi-Fi Add-Ons
Expansive Wi-Fi Add-Ons
D-Link's Dual Band Range Extender Widens Home Network Coverage
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App-Enabled Light Bulbs
App-Enabled Light Bulbs
LG Launched a Smartphone-Controlled Light Bulb Called 'Smart Bulb'
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Secure Smartphone-Controlled Doorbells
Secure Smartphone-Controlled Doorbells
The Smartbell is a Doorbell Connected to Your Smartphone
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Beat-Blasting Light Bulbs
Beat-Blasting Light Bulbs
The AwoX StriimLIGHT Illuminates and Plays Tunes at the Same Time
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Household Item Notifications
Household Item Notifications
This Notification Object Uses Sensors to Update You on Your Home
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Bulbous Speaker Systems
Bulbous Speaker Systems
The PlayBulb BlueTooth Light Bulb Doubles Up as a Bulb and a Speaker
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Device-Connecting Orbs
Device-Connecting Orbs
The Homey Automation Console is Voice-Activated
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Self-Closing Smart Blinds
Self-Closing Smart Blinds
Jalousier Will Close Your Blinds Whenever it Gets too Bright
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Internet-Connected Lightbulbs
Internet-Connected Lightbulbs
Emberlight Allows You to Convert Regular Lightbulbs to Smart Bulbs
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Intelligent Ceiling Fans
Intelligent Ceiling Fans
Big Ass Fans' Haiku SenseMe Smart Fan Uses Smartphone Technologies
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Wireless Security Cameras
Wireless Security Cameras
The 'Blink' Wireless Camera is Surprisingly Affordable
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Hi-Tech Harmony Gauges
Hi-Tech Harmony Gauges
The Seesaw Monitor Serves as an Abstract Scale to Display Your Life Balance
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Self-Charging Cloud Tables
Self-Charging Cloud Tables
The Cloud Table by Studio Maks Lets You Leave Your Charger at Home
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Versatile Security Cameras
Versatile Security Cameras
The Butterfly Can Detect Movement and Switch on Its Camera Accordingly
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People-Tracking Apps
People-Tracking Apps
The Marauder’s Map App Shows How People Use Utilities in the Home
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Kinetic-Powered Lightbulb Switches
Kinetic-Powered Lightbulb Switches
The Philips Hue Tap Lightbulb Switch is Powered by Your Fingers
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Smartphone-Connected Doorbells
Smartphone-Connected Doorbells
The DoorBot Allows People to Answer the Door Remotely
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Auto-Dimming Sun Lights
Auto-Dimming Sun Lights
The Energy Efficient Drift Light Bulb Mimics the Sun's Setting Patterns
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App-Controlled Homes
App-Controlled Homes
The Samsung Smart Home Service Lets You Control Home Devices Using an App
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Illuminating Speaker Systems
Illuminating Speaker Systems
The Audio Light Bulb Enhances the Room with Sight and Sound
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Energy-Monitoring Devices
Energy-Monitoring Devices
Schneider Electric Wiser Measures Domestic Electricity Consumption
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Smart Wireless Sound Systems
Smart Wireless Sound Systems
The Musaic Sound System Can Also Control Smart Lighting and Security
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Multifaceted Hybrid Speakers
Multifaceted Hybrid Speakers
The Cromatica Speakers are a Combination of Many House Essentials
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Multicolored Modifiable Lighting
Multicolored Modifiable Lighting
Psychedelic Remote Control Color Changing LED Bulbs
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Robotic Security Guards
Robotic Security Guards
Roambotics Jr. Patrols Around the House Autonomously for Protection
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Communicative Pet Feeders
Communicative Pet Feeders
The Pawport Remote Pet Feeder Concept Features Two-way Communication
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Illuminating Sound Systems
Illuminating Sound Systems
The AudioBulb Wireless Speaker Light Bulbs are 2-in-1 Creations
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Smartphone-Controlled Lightbulbs
Smartphone-Controlled Lightbulbs
The Lumen is a Light Bulb that Operates With Your iPhone
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Doorbell WiFi Devices
Doorbell WiFi Devices
Twine Connects Everyday Objects to the Internet
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Water-Free Washing Machines
Water-Free Washing Machines
The Future Of Clean Comes to Us From Stephen Burkinshaw
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Smartphone-Connected Air Conditioners
Smartphone-Connected Air Conditioners
The Tianzun Air Conditioner Premieres at CES 2014
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Programmable Panoramic Home Security
Programmable Panoramic Home Security
The Piper Home Security System is Specific to you
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Sleep Correcting Light Bulbs
Sleep Correcting Light Bulbs
The Definity Digital Good Night Bulb Was Released at CES 2014
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Hi-Tech Plant Incubators
Hi-Tech Plant Incubators
SPIC= by Kristof Koczka is a 2014 Electrolux Design Lab Finalist
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Meal-Monitoring Stoves
Meal-Monitoring Stoves
The Orb LPG Gas Knob Becomes a Handy Suppertime Supervisor
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Internet-Connected Door Handles
Internet-Connected Door Handles
The Genie Smart Lock Connects Your Door Handle to the Internet
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Futuristic WiFi Webcam Doorbells
Futuristic WiFi Webcam Doorbells
The Doorbell Camera Lets You Answer the Door from Anywhere
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