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Steve Siems
Steve Siems
Steve is a social media influencer and an overall Smart Home enthusiast. He loves to geek out with all things tech, and is quickly becoming one of the industries leading voices. When he's not in front of the camera, Steve is researching the next greatest Smart Home accessory or playing with his 2 little girls in sunny So Cal.
Google Nest Mini vs. Amazon Echo Dot
We tested out the Google Nest Mini vs. the Amazon Echo Dot. Here’s what we found.
7 Amazing Tricks for Blue by ADT
We walk through Blue by ADT’s easy setup, intuitive customer portal, robust smart home integration, and customized sensors, alerts and routines.
How to Set Up Google Nest Mini
We built a quick guide on how to set up the new Google Nest Mini. Watch our video for step-by-step instructions so you know what to expect and how to use all the features.
Apple AirTag Review
We test the Apple AirTag so you can see exactly how well it works and how to use Lost Mode. View accessories, hardware review, and a live demo.
HomePod Mini vs. Echo Dot
Take a deep dive into the HomePod Mini and the Echo Dot. Steve compares the Mini’s sound quality and the Echo’s extensive home automation. See which one works best for your smart home.
Setting Up Your HomePod Mini
Setting up you HomePod Mini is as easy as 1, 2, 3. We’ll get you through it with ease.
Best Smart Plugs 2021
If you need to make a dumb deivce smart, check out these smart plugs. We review their price, features, and automation compatibility to help you find one that fits your smart home.
Best Security Cameras for Apartments and Renters 2021
If you can’t set up a permanent security camera, you’re not out of luck. We reviewed the top cameras and attachments so you can keep your rental safe.
EufyCam 2 Pro Review
We're going to be taking a look at the EufyCam 2 Pro. Learn about the features, the image quality, and if it is the right purchase for you.
Is Amazon Sidewalk Sharing Your Internet with the Neighbors?
We looked into Amazon Sidewalk and whether you’re sharing your internet with your neighbors and how to turn it off.
DoorCam2 by Remo+
Remo and Doorcam 2, home security with ease.
Wyze Cam v2 vs. Wyze Cam v3
We tested out the new Wyze Cam v3 and compared it to the v2. We show you everything you need to decide if you should upgrade to the newest addition to the Wyze security family.
Top 11 Smart Home Gift Ideas
We dive into our favorite smart products so you can smartify your home with the best gadgets on the market. We’ve got gift ideas ranging from security devices to smart vacuums.
Ring Smart Lighting Pathlight Review
The Ring Solar Pathlight might be expensive, but it connects with your Ring ecosystem for a complete home security system and gets the job done.
Google Nest Audio Review
We test the features and the power of the Google Nest Audio speaker to find out if this speaker will keep you dancing.
Ring Spotlight and Motion Sensor Review
We review the Ring Spotlight and the Ring Outdoor Motion Sensor with a hands-on test. Learn how the two devices work together and if they’re worth the money.
Ring Smart Lighting System Introduction & Overview
An introduction to the Ring Lighting System and overview how it integrates into the rest of the Ring system.
How to Connect Lights to Ring System
We’ll walk you through syncing your Ring lights and cameras to create safety and convenience routines that work best for you.
Ring Smart Light & Bridge Review
We fill you in on how the Ring Smart Lighting and Bridge starter kit impacts your wallet, Wi-Fi, and phone app storage.
Philips Hue Color Smartbulbs Review
Let’s take a look at the Philips Hue Color Smartbulbs and their millions of color options, helpful routines, app features, and widespread smart device compatibility.

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