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TP-Link's Smart Power Strip lets you control each outlet with your phone

7 monthes ago   |   By iMore

Six smart plugs can't plug into one outlet, but this power strip can.
Smart plugs are extremely useful pieces of tech that can actually change your daily habits. However, purchasing multiple plugs can be a costly task. Many of the smart plugs available even end up blocking the unused outlet above or beneath it which can be a huge hassle when you want to plug in multiple devices which sit near each other in your home. Luckily, TP-Link just introduced a product to alleviate these concerns: the Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Power Strip .
This power strip features six smart outlets which can each be...
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Can I use my Philips Hue Bloom with Alexa?

Can I use my Philips Hue Bloom with Alexa?

7 monthes ago   |   By iMore

Best answer: You can use your Philips Hue Bloom with Amazon's Alexa voice assistant, giving you voice-based control of your smart lighting.
Amazon: Philips Hue Bloom Lamp
Use your voice to control your smart lighting
It's relatively simple to get your Philips Hue lighting - including the Bloom - synced up with your Alexa-enabled devices. You just need to take a quick trip to the Alexa app to get going.
Launch the Alexa app.
Tap the hamburger menu in the top left corner of the screen.
Tap Smart Home .
Tap Add Device .
Tap your foot or twiddle your thumbs while you wait for Alexa to...
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