JmGO View smart projector is a personal you-tube for video

The portable LED projector market continues to grow, with smart functionality among the features becoming especially popular. JmGO View is a tube-like portable projector that offers that and several other high-end features, including stereoscopic 3D, Texas Instruments DLP, full metal … Read More

m!Qbe controls lighting with a roll of the die

m!Qbe controls lighting with a roll of the die

The Premise. The downside to upgrading a home’s lighting system to something more advanced than a simple on/off switch is learning how to make use of the new control panel that comes with it. Adding functionality without overcomplicating things is … Read More

Emberlight makes smart lighting simple

Emberlight makes smart lighting simple

Controlling lights with a smartphone or tablet is a great entry point into creating an energy-saving smart home. Unfortunately, the setups can be complicated to install or have a high price barrier. Emberlight is designed to be a simple, intuitive … Read More

Brightup smart lighting adds context to lighting control

Brightup smart lighting adds context to lighting control

The Premise. The electric light revolutionized everything. Since then there have been several upgrades from a hardware perspective in terms of bulbs or light output, but not much in the way of operation. While several companies are allowing people to … Read More

Aqualight water bottle quenches need for bike path lighting safety, thirst

Aqualight water bottle quenches need for bike path lighting safety, thirst

Cycling at night can be dangerous and it’s imperative to have forward- and back-facing lights for your ride. AquaLight is a water bottle with built-in lights. The back light is red and faces back while the forward light is white. … Read More

PLAYBULB rainbow light offers energy efficiency, color LED lighting

PLAYBULB rainbow light offers energy efficiency, color LED lighting

Consumers looking to save money on their electric bills represent one major audience for the new PLAYBULB rainbow LED light bulb from San Jose company MiPow USA. But the likely smaller base of consumers who want to add color lighting–red, … Read More

BeON deterrent lighting system allows you to be on alert 24/7

BeON deterrent lighting system allows you to be on alert 24/7

Home security has seen a resurgence in the past few years thanks to how easy it has become to install and use smartphone and tablet-based systems. As such, the ubiquity of low-cost hardware and Bluetooth connectivity along with smart devices … Read More

Valo could have value for photographers needing flexible lighting

Valo could have value for photographers needing flexible lighting

Getting the right amount of light is a frequent challenge for digital photographers, whether they are shooting still images or video. The makers of Valo set out to solve that challenge by developing a programmable, modular LED flash for photography … Read More

Deter dodgy types from the home with the ComfyLight system

Deter dodgy types from the home with the ComfyLight system

While traditional home security systems are no doubt comprehensive, they only really serve to alert homeowners and authorities after a home is compromised. What good is a security system if it doesn’t actually prevent intrusion and burglary in the first place? The … Read More

Butterfly Bluetooth thermometer lights up your life like a baby’s smile

Butterfly Bluetooth thermometer lights up your life like a baby’s smile

Caring for a feverish child is a consuming process. Parents not only must keep a close watch on the child’s temperature using thermometers even during stressful times like in the middle of the night, but they also have to keep … Read More

How to Prevent Mold in a Toilet Bowl

How to Prevent Mold in a Toilet Bowl

How to Prevent Mold in a Toilet Bowl. Mold grows where water is abundant. It can grow in toilets, especially under the rim of the bowl. Flushing the toilet keeps the water moving and prevents growth; however, it’s still possible … Read More

How to Clean Black Mold in Toilet Bowls

How to Clean Black Mold in Toilet Bowls

How to Clean Black Mold in Toilet Bowls. If you see black stains in the toilet bowl, mold is likely the cause. When stagnant water sits in the bowl, mold can form. Black mold in the toilet is unsightly and … Read More

How to Remove Mold From a Toilet Tank

The dangers of mold are well documented, and eradicating it from your home is an important hygiene issue. Unfortunately, the wet, dark environment inside your toilet tank provides the ideal environment for mold to grow. Even worse, it can grow … Read More