First, we'll conduct all of our smart-home reviews from the house going forward. Now we can test pretty much any connected household device, from robot vacuums to water heaters, in a real residential environment. We'll see how the tech performs by itself, as well as how it behaves when we try to integrate it with other smart-home products.
Can you really get your smart window shades, your lights, your coffee maker and your music all synced up into some kind of morning routine, for example? Would anyone want that?
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