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The Best smart locks for 2019

Ready to go keyless in 2019? These smart locks are our best bets for bringing your front door online. A Smart Approach to SecurityA smart lock is arguably the most important part of a truly smart, connected home. Not only will it allow you to come and go as you please, it will also monitor who is entering and leaving your home while you're away. Some models simply let you use your phone to open and close doors. Some let you assign special privileges to friends, family members, or maintenance staff. Others can be activated using voice commands or triggers from other smart home devices and services. We've tested the best smart locks on the market today and these are our favorites.  1....

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6 Reasons You Need Smart Lock

Of all the smart home gadgets out there, smart locks are some of the best problem-solvers when it comes to everyday annoyances. Forgot your keys? No problem. Need to unlock the door to let in a friend or service provider? Easy peasy. Forgot to lock the door before heading into bed? Don't you worry. Smart locks are here to save the day.  With a smart lock at your door, you can manage all of that with an easy voice command or the tap of a button, offering you security, convenience, automation and peace of mind. What Can a Smart Lock Do?A smart lock is more than just another smart home device. A smart lock gives you a whole list of features and capabilities no ordinary lock can match. The...

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5 Things you need to know about traveling

Airfare, hotel accommodations, and rental cars may be the holy trinity of travel preparation, but nailing down these aspects of your vacation is only the beginning of the trip planning process. If you want to achieve a smooth, headache-free trip (and who doesn’t?), taking care of essential tasks like researching activities at your destination, managing your finances, and getting your home in order is key. Don’t leave home without accomplishing the following 5 tasks! Ⅰ. Security & HealthDouble check and make sure that you have all of the proper vaccinations and that you have renewed all essential prescriptions. Also, ask you medical insurance provider if your policy applies overseas for emergencies.Register with your embassy. If there’s a problem in the country,...

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5 Amazing Travel Gadgets of 2019

Like many independent travelers, I’d rather pack light than lug tons of stuff around in an attempt to carry every convenience of home with me on the road when it comes to travel. That said, there are some travel gadgets that are essential to just about every packing list. Besides your smartphone—which is a given for just about all of us—there are the 5 best travel gadgets that deserve inclusion in your carry-on. 1. NAUCRATES: Ride-On and Self-Follow Smart Luggage NAUCRATES is the smart luggage that makes traveling easy - with features like self-following, obstacle avoidance, smart unlocking, a built-in battery, GPS tracking, and the ability to ride-on for up to 4.3 miles. This new luggage concept has all the bells and...

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