Microsoft buys R2 Studios to boost Xbox content

Microsoft is reported to have bought home entertainment technology startup id8 Group R2 Studios, in an effort to beef up its Xbox console.

Video: Enter, says the DoorBot

There is certainly no lack of devices on the market that will allow you to remotely view just who is knocking at your front door.  

Lumen Bluetooth LED light bulb makes home automation easy

I'm sure there are a lot of people out there who like the idea of home automation.

Man hacks Siri for home automation tool

An Australian man has hacked Apple's Siri voice assistant to turn it into a home automation controller.

Now Google wants to sell you light bulbs

If you thought there were limits to Google's plans for world domination, think again.