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Brianne Sandorf
Brianne Sandorf
Brianne has a degree in English and creative writing from Westminster College and has spent 5+ years writing professional, research-based content. Before joining Reviews.org, she wrote for ASecureLife.com. Her pieces and quotes are published across the web, including on Stanford's student blog and Parents.com. Hobbies include wearing a seatbelt, wearing a life jacket, and keeping her arms and legs inside the ride at all times. Contact her at brianne@reviews.org.
Best Cheap Security Cameras
Our round up of the best cheap security cameras under $100. These 6 affordable indoor and outdoor cameras will protect your home and your pocket book.
How to Protect Your Smart Home
In this guide, we show you tips and tricks to protect your smart home. Find ways to protect your Wi-Fi network, cameras, and more from nefarious attacks.
Motion Sensors Guide 2020
What are motion sensors, anyway? Do you need them? How do you get them? Learn the answers to these questions and more.
Ecobee SmartThermostat vs. Nest Learning Thermostat Review
It’s a close contest, but when it comes to Ecobee vs. Nest, we prefer Ecobee. Find out why in this detailed comparison from Reviews.org.
Nest Learning Thermostat Review 2020
What does the Nest Learning Thermostat have to offer? It’s good at following your schedule and fits perfectly in a Google Nest–enabled home.
Cox Homelife vs. ADT Review
If you’re choosing between Cox Homelife and ADT, we’ve got some thoughts. Let’s talk about the differences between these two security providers.
What Is IFTTT?
What does IFTTT stand for, anyway? Find out the meaning of this service, how to use it, and what it’s compatible with in this Reviews.org piece.
Xfinity Home Security Review 2020
Read our Comcast Xfinity Home Security review which includes offerings, prices and packages compared to other industry-leading home security companies.
What Is Thread?
What is Thread? And how do you get a Thread smart home? Read this article and FAQ to learn about all things Thread!
Scout vs. SimpliSafe Review
Which is better, Scout or SimpliSafe? We walk through features, pricing, automation, installation, and customer service to help you pick between the two.
Ring Indoor Cam Review 2020
This Ring Indoor Cam review goes over features, price, home automation, and installation. Spoiler alert: this camera is totally worth it. It's a great value for the cost.
How to Connect Your Arlo Camera to Google Assistant
If you’re looking to connect an Arlo camera to Google Assistant for smart home control, we’ve got the instructions you need. Check out hwo to link these two devices.
Google Home Review 2020
Read our Google Home review to see how it compares to Amazon Alexa. Includes subscription info, compatible smart home devices, and user reviews.
Ring Stick-Up Cam Review 2020
If you’re looking for a camera that works both indoors and outdoors, the Ring Stick-Up Cam might be a perfect choice. Weigh the price, features, and automation in this review.
Medical Alert Systems vs. Security Systems
What’s the difference between a medical alert and a security system? And which one should you use? Let’s find out the difference between the two and which is right for you.
Best Smart Speakers of 2020
If you’re looking for a smart speaker, you’ve come to the right place. In this review, we discuss the best smart speakers of 2020 and their pros and cons.
Best Amazon Alexa Devices of 2020
Overwhelmed by the many Amazon Alexa devices to choose from? We’ve selected our top four to help you choose the very best. See how the features and prices compare among our top picks.
Blue by ADT Doorbell Review 2020
Curious about the cameras in the Blue by ADT security offering? Check out this Blue by ADT doorbell camera review to see what features you can get with this porch camera.
How to Connect Arlo Products to Amazon Devices
If you want to use Arlo products and Amazon products together, it’s relatively easy to get Echo set up and attached to your cameras. Read this guide to find out how to link the two together.
How Google Home Can Help the Elderly
Can smart speakers like Google Home help older adults in their day-to-day routines? We think that, in some cases, they can. Find out how they can help in your home.

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