10 cool smart-home gadgets

You can run your home remotely and might even save money with these new devices.

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Jun 17, 2013 9:21AM
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The pool monitor company should make a version that can report to the parent when a child or pet has been left in a hot car. Heartbeat plus temperature limit = alert to parent's bracelet.
Jun 14, 2013 11:32PM
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Remember the oven that kept your food refrigerated, then cooked it in time for your return home from work.  What's next, a internet enabled Lawn mower or snow plow.  (I'm working on that one!).
Jun 17, 2013 8:39AM
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The only "gadget" on this list worth anything is the pool monitor...the rest, worthless. How lazy do you want to be? And you wonder why kids and adults are out of shape.
Jun 21, 2013 3:38PM
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I have a 1920s bungalow the carpenders then are smarter then carpenders today!

 

Jun 21, 2013 2:00PM
Jun 17, 2013 10:26AM
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Just remember that signal is sent out over the internet and can be hacked.  Anyone remember the movie "Demon Seed"?  So no thanks, I'll stick to my brass key thanks.  I do like the auto on off of the lights, but for that I use a mechanical timer I plug into the outlet.  And my computers, when not in use, are turned off. 
Sep 26, 2013 8:39AM
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I think there are several good looking ideas here. I like the door locks. It would be handy, as an Orkin man comes to my house regularly to ensure I stay pest free. The last two times, I have had to reschedule because I worked too late.

The ball thing could be fun, Always looking for new family entertainment.

THE TEDDY BEAR. Way cute, but I don't believe it will be a good market for kids. This will be a better market for people looking for a gift for seniors. Gramma that doesn't text, but would LOVE hearing from her kids/grandkids more often. And we all know we don't call as much as we should. If this could be upgraded to send pictures, it would be much better though. I think there should be one at every bedside in every retirement/nursing/independant/assisted living facility in America.

Feb 26, 2014 2:22AM
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Smart Gadgets for home or personal living improvements will be one of 
the significant driving factors for  consumer market. Consumers will be attracted by all the innovative and cool factors of smart gadgets for sure...
From smartgadgets.allforgadgets.com
Jun 21, 2013 6:17PM
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Reminds me of the commercial where mom is watching her girls in the house then watching them leave. All it would take is some pervert to hack into the system, get to know the pattern then, ? You get the idea. NO THANKS!
Jun 21, 2013 3:43PM
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Mine is not BUT if the Corp that makes these gadgets would like to use mine as a demonstration of wonder, please contact me!

Thanks!

Jun 21, 2013 3:13PM
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This is a little off subject but I need help with my gadget. As of this week  my computer will not display images that show up with cover stories. Particularly on AOL. It shows an image icon but no image. 
Anyone know of a program that will fix that?
Jun 21, 2013 1:27PM
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Oh yes these things are just wonderful. Obama and Company can have complete control of your home and life and just do as he pleases. Oh, wait a minute, he is doing that now.
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