Smart home gadgets and kitchen tech that make great gifts | Engadget

Even without the doorbell, however, the smart display is a great device to have around the home especially if your loved one already uses the Google Assistant. It can also be used to keep up with the news, check the weather and control smart home devices. Aside from just letting them monitor their home, it also features customizable motion alerts so theyll only get alerted when they want to. What this means is that your special someone can make juicy roast chicken with crispy skin as well as crusty artisan-style bread all in one machine. The companion app lets them control it remotely, or they can set up a cleaning schedule so the little robot can do its thing at a set time. Your loved one will appreciate the fact that Blink is wireless and battery-powered; since they dont have to place it near an electrical outlet, it can sit almost anywhere. We recommend Augusts WiFi smart lock because its easy to use, and since it fits over an existing deadbolt, its great for both homeowners and renters.
Keeping your home clean, organized and secure can be a chore, and your loved ones likely feel the same way. Fortunately, there are gadgets that can help make it a little easier. We review smart speak… [+9903 chars]