Tag archive: Electronics

Best Way For Lighting and Lamp Control with Amazon Alexa

The most useful thing of Amazon’s Alexa is home lighting. Actually, that’s about the only useful thing besides getting the weather 50 times a day. Now that Alexa has the smart home feature, it’s even easier to control your connected devices. All you need to do is say, “Alexa, light on”, instead of using a ridiculously long line to control the individual skills when it first came out.

Things to look for

The main thing you want to look for is “no hub required”. This allows us to use a smartphone and the associated apps to setup each device. This also reduces costs, doesn’t lock us into a single brand or manufacturer, and lets you upgrade easily in the future.

Cool Tech Gifts for Young Adults – Men, Women, 20-40 something year olds

Choosing gifts for young adults is always difficult because it always seems like everyone has everything. For the holidays, you’ll want to choose something that the person does not already have, and could possibly use at least once in a while. You also want to stay away from things that the person may already buy on their own. Another thing you’ll want to avoid are items that require too many options, or are for a very specific crowd. For example, if you went to Chipotle or Subway, you wouldn’t want someone else to choose your lunch for you, you’d want to pick it out yourself. For this reason, many people just end up giving gift cards or straight up money.