Netatmo

Netatmo Presence review

PROS Clear camera day or night with a powerful light and night vision No subscription fees Specific triggers for recording and sending alerts Easy-to-use app

Humax Eye review

PROS Small and compact design Decent video and image quality Easy-to-use app Free cloud storage CONS Switching on night-vision triggers motion detection Slow to access

Withings Home review

PROS Great build quality Subtle design 48-hours free recording Night vision Air quality monitor CONS Over sensitive sensors Expensive cloud recording Flaky apps KEY FEATURES

Amazon Echo and Echo Dot hands on

It’s 18 months since the Amazon Echo launched in the US, adding a wireless Bluetooth speaker to Amazon’s increasingly disparate spread of products and services

Samsung SmartCam PT SNH-V6410PN review

PROS No subscriptions Motorised pan and tilt Night vision CONS No cloud storage App keeps losing connection Doesn’t always play nice with mobile networks No

Canary All-in-One Smart Home Security Camera review

PROS Excellent video quality Reliable notifications HomeHealth monitoring can be useful CONS Pricey subscription options No IFTTT or HomeKit No local storage KEY FEATURES Full

Y-Cam Evo review

PROS Small compact design Decent video and image quality Easy-to-use app Free cloud storage CONS Slow connection speeds Can’t store files on third-party cloud services

Piper nv review

Good Stuff Highly customisable Works well as a security device Slick app Bad Stuff Flaky networking Iffy smart home integration Average video quality It’s probably

Becoming a rain detective with a backyard weather station

London summers can be the most arduous of times. Since early July, we’ve had highs of 98 and lows of 48. We’ve had sun, rain

Netatmo Welcome Review – Nest Cam’s face-recognizing rival

If a smart home is truly smart, it should know who’s inside it. That’s the argument Netatmo makes with its new Welcome camera, promising Dropcam-style