Summer is here, the most feared season of the year for those of us who are hot, but what if we can not use air conditioning to cope with the high temperatures? A problem, that’s true, but if we ignore the advice of grandmothers we see how it is not something that can not be remedied if we ignore some homemade tricks and others that progress has brought us.
Tricks that will help us to climatic our house of natural form, without having to make use of external elements and only learning to take advantage of what does not surround. A series of measures of which some apply safe in your home and that combined although they will not cool our house, if at least they will prevent it from getting too hot. » Read more
Philips continues to expand its line of lighting products belonging to the Hue range and this time it is the turn of a new device designed to be installed in the bathroom. This is the Adore Bathroom Lighted Mirror, a mirror with LED lights around it that aims to help us in our daily hygiene. » Read more
We have seen through these pages different examples of intelligent window systems, a catalog that is slowly growing to try to open a gap in our homes. And it is necessary to recognize that there are very few houses that integrate any solution of this type. » Read more
We are in an era in which many of us already think of the systems to heat the home, always with the cold in mind to combat the high temperatures. Air conditioners, even those models designed for the connected home, are protagonists at this time of year, a period that although it does not seem so is ideal to think about mounting a heating system at home.
At this time the demand is lower and the supply is wide. Systems to heat our house among which the aerotermia stands out, a type of air conditioning that now has a new model that is signed by the Thermor brand. It is the Aéromax VM heat pump. » Read more
A few days ago we talked about portable air conditioning systems, about their main advantages, disadvantages and about possible use cases in which they are more convenient than fixed equipment with installation.
In case we already have one of these devices at home or if we are thinking about acquiring it, today we will see a series of tips when installing them to improve their performance and functionality quickly and easily. » Read more
Portable air conditioning systems are basic alternative of AC, and if it is convenient that we buy one and if they are as good as they promise. We also discussed some tips to install them and get the most out once we have them at home. » Read more
Xiaomi has introduced a new robot vacuum cleaner. This is the Xiaowa Robotic Cleaner Youth Edition vacuum cleaner, which as we read in Gizmochina has a much lower price than previous models, and that practically offers the same characteristics as in previous generations. Of course, there are some differences like a lower battery and suction power. » Read more
The old “silly box” has evolved a lot in recent years, becoming one of the devices with more technology integrated under its housing that we can have in our rooms. It is precisely this complexity that prevents us from knowing everything they are capable of offering and even puts obstacles in the way of deciding to buy our ideal model, making us doubt about what functionality we need.
Is it better to have a flat or curved TV, with 3D or without 3D, with LED or OLED panel, will I take advantage of 4K or better Full HD? If these questions are around your head and you are thinking about buying new TV, keep reading and clarify your doubts once and for all. » Read more
A few years ago I bought my first Roomba, and I could not be happier with the purchase. Yes it is true that it does not replace a traditional vacuum cleaner (it does not have the same power and can not reach places like sofas, beds, etc.), but for daily cleaning and in my home it is an essential appliance. And more if, as in my case, you have cats that are releasing hair without stopping.
That’s why I really wanted to try the Roomba 896, a more advanced and recent model than my own, and the truth is that I’ve taken a surprise. Despite having some shade, this model of robot vacuum cleaner manages to significantly improve some aspects in which the Roombas of the entry range do not perform as well. Let’s see it thoroughly in our analysis. » Read more
A few years ago, home connectivity and home automation systems were only available to a privileged few with sufficient resources to install the different sensors and equipment necessary for the operation of basic applications with rough interfaces and sometimes complex to use.
Fortunately the situation is changing radically and nowadays thanks to the incorporation of small fragments of intelligence in the different devices of the home it is possible to create connected dwellings capable of offering us a multitude of options. However, we still have the problem of fragmentation. That is to say, there are many alternative protocols and brands, often incompatible with each other, so we must choose very well the system that we are going to opt for. » Read more