The Latest Smart Thermostat Knows When You're Away from Home

Smart home thermostats are becoming quite common and, for the Nest at least, downright popular. But most of these systems only monitor from one direction—that is, the user remotely checking the home. The new Wi-Fi-equipped Ecobee 3 system, however, works both ways; the device is watching its watchers with remote… » 9/16/14 8:00am 9/16/14 8:00am

Ecobee Smart Thermostat Can Adjust Home Temps Online

Winter is just around the corner and, with gas prices still unstable, it's now even more important to monitor your thermostat. That's tough and annoying though, which is why gadgets like Ecobee » 10/16/08 11:45pm 10/16/08 11:45pm are coming out on the market. Ecobee has an integrated programmable smart thermostat with a WiFi-enabled touchscreen that…