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How to turn off ‘add icons to home screen’ in Android Oreo

Oreo introduces a new way to disable app icons from being automatically added to the home screen. Android gives you a lot of options to restore apps and settings when you’re switching from an older phone, but if you’re looking … Continue reading

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New ThinQ Speaker brings LG into the smart home game using Google Assistant

This was basically an inevitability. LG is continuing its tradition of pre-announcing things ahead of big trade shows, and has just dropped details on some of its home audio lineup for CES 2018. There are some new portable speakers and … Continue reading

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How to enable Google Home ‘Guest mode’

Some parties are best handled by a single DJ, but it doesn’t hurt to let guests get in on the fun sometimes. The Google Home, Home Mini and Home Max can be great party companions, filling the room with music … Continue reading

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Look over your home with two wireless Yi Home Cameras for $40

You can’t be everywhere at once, but this could help. Right now, you can grab two Yi Wireless Home Cameras for just $ 40 total when you enter promo code 32QMPUSR at checkout. You must add two to your cart … Continue reading

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Smart Home Gift Guide

Dip your toes into the smart home life with Team Thrifter’s selection of smart home gifts for beginners. Easing into a smart home is fun, especially with products like smart plugs and the Amazon Echo Dot. iHome Wi-Fi outdoor smart … Continue reading

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