Throwing a summer party? There’s a lot to consider if you want to do it right: The vibe, the food, the temperature, and getting everyone out when you’re ready to crash at the end of the night. Thankfully, there’s some easily affordable tech that can help you out with the chores.
The Hive ecosystem of smart home products -- which includes motion sensors, a thermostat, window and door sensors, lights, and plugs that can all be controlled via their app -- gives your home a futuristic vibe even if it was built in the disco era. They’re affordable – just choose a low monthly plan that includes the cost of all of your products and service features. You can install them yourself and control them from anywhere.
The Hive hub plugs into your broadband router, and each piece of the ecosystem (plugs, motion sensors, lightbulbs, thermostat, etc.) shows up in the Hive app with its own name -- although you can change the names if you want. After that, the options are multitudinous. Here are just a few to get you started..." "