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12 Smart Gadgets That Will Transform Your Home

Jun 26, 2014
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1

Quirky Porkfolio

A piggy bank that tracks your balance in real time, $20, Amazon.com

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2

Petnet SmartFeeder

A pet bowl that can be programmed to dole out food automatically, $200, petnet.io (preorder only)

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3

Beam Brush

A Bluetooth-enabled toothbrush that tracks your brushing habits and offers hygiene tips, price TBD, beamtoothbrush.com

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4

Withings Smart Body Analyzer

A wi-fi-connected scale that monitors your weight and pulse as well as the air quality in the room, $150, Amazon.com

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5

Crock-Pot Smart Slow Cooker With WeMo

A pot that lets you cook on the go by remotely adjusting the temperature, $130, belkin.com (coming soon)

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6

Parrot Flower Power

A sensor system that tracks moisture levels and more to help you care for your plants, $60, Amazon.com

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7

Hunter Douglas PowerRise and Platinum App

A system that allows you to control your shades with your smartphone, pricing varies, hunterdouglas.com

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8

Teddy the Guardian

A stuffed animal, made mostly for hospitals, with hidden sensors that monitor kids’ heart rate, oxygen levels and body temperature, $230, teddytheguardian.com (preorder only)

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9

Sonos Play:1

A wireless speaker system that can be customized for every room, $200, sonos.com

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10

Kwikset Kevo and SkyBell

Kwikset Kevo, a lock you can open with a smartphone, $220, Amazon.com, and SkyBell, a doorbell that lets you video-chat with visitors no matter where you are, $200, skybell.com

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11

Quirky Aros Air Conditioner

A cooling system that adjusts according to your budget, schedule and temperature preferences, $300, Amazon.com

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12

Philips Hue Connected Bulbs

Lighting that you can control with your phone, $200, store.apple.com

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