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This fun, portable Philips Hue Go smart lamp can cast 16 million colors - I use it as a night light, an outdoor decoration, and more

8 days ago   |   By Business Insider

The Philips Hue Go is a portable Bluetooth-enabled smart lamp that changes color.
You can control the Philips Hue Go in three ways: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or a button on device itself.
I tested out the Philips Hue Go, and it's a fun decorative light that doesn't require a lot of setup. But, it's not quite bright enough to replace a desk lamp.
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As a smart home reporter, I recognize that Philips Hue's smart lights are the best in the business. However, I personally don't use them. My home is equipped with bulbs...
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Amazon's head of devices says the smart home is still 'too complicated' - and working with major rivals like Apple and Google is the way to fix it

Amazon's head of devices says the smart home is still 'too complicated' - and working with major rivals like Apple and Google is the way to fix it

8 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Although the rise of virtual assistants like Amazon's Alexa has made it easier to use connected household products, smart home devices are still generally "too complicated," David Limp, Amazon's senior vice president for devices and services, said in an interview with Business Insider.
Part of how the company is trying to fix that involves working with competitors Apple and Google. The three companies announced a partnership in December to create a common standard for connected home products.
The move also highlights how companies that have traditionally been...
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