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Honeywell Evohome adds ifttt support, now you can control your heating via an email

Honeywell Evohome adds ifttt support, now you can control your heating via an email

By 14 October 2014

Honeywell has teamed up with internet of things site If This Then That to offer access to the company's connected thermostats in its Evohome range. The new options, which go live today, will allow ifttt users the chance to set up a number of sequenced... >>

Hello Thermostat: Honeywell creates a heating system you can talk to

Hello Thermostat: Honeywell creates a heating system you can talk to

By 9 October 2014

We doubt that Jean Luc Picard ever had to ask the computer to turn up the heating on the Enterprise, but Honeywell is about to make that a possibility for any would be captain at home with a new thermostat that you can control with your voice. The voice... >>

Tado 2.0: A new thermostat that brings home control to the app-based heating system

Tado 2.0: A new thermostat that brings home control to the app-based heating system

By 7 October 2014

Tado has moved beyond the smartphone with its latest intelligent heating thermostat, the 2014 version of Tado. Slamming the need for a "Retina display on the wall that is sometimes round", the new system will be simple to read and use. It also promises... >>

LightwaveRF smart thermostatic radiator valves give you individual room temperature controls

LightwaveRF smart thermostatic radiator valves give you individual room temperature controls

By 2 September 2014

LightwaveRF has announced a smart thermostatic radiator valve (TRV) that will allow you to get precise control over each radiator in your house, saving money and avoiding wasted energy. The new TRVs will work with LightwaveRF's Boiler Switch and Home... >>

Climote upgrades ScottishPower users to smart heating controls at home

Climote upgrades ScottishPower users to smart heating controls at home

By 19 August 2014

Climote, the smarthome climate control, is going to be available to all ScottishPower customers after the two signed a deal together. That means that whether at home or out and about people will be able to control their home's heating using a mobile.... >>

Honeywell Evohome review
4 out of 5

Honeywell Evohome review

By 7 August 2014

There are a number of companies vying for your business when it comes to controlling your heating system at home. British Gas has Hive, Google owns Nest in the US (which is expected to eventually come to the UK), and there's the German company Tado also... >>

Nest Learning Thermostat UK launch gets green light

Nest Learning Thermostat UK launch gets green light

By 2 April 2014

After months of waiting and even a couple of false starts, Nest is now available in the UK. The new learning thermostat, which has the ability to change and adapt your heating to how you live, has been manipulated by the company to work with the UK's... >>

A week in reviews: 10 - 14 March

A week in reviews: 10 - 14 March

By 15 March 2014

It's here. Titanfall has landed. And we've been playing our socks off to see whether it's the game that makes the Xbox One whole. And with that major out of the way we don't hold back. Oh no, we continue to drop bombs of tech review wonderment. We've... >>

Hive by British Gas review
4 out of 5

Hive by British Gas review

By 10 March 2014

Of all the services offering to take control of your heating, Hive is probably the system that has the highest profile. That's in no small part due to plenty of marketing and a brand name that's instantly recognisable: British Gas. Hive by British Gas... >>

Google's acquisition of Nest completed: 'Nest to continue to innovate upon devices'

Google's acquisition of Nest completed: 'Nest to continue to innovate upon devices'

By 12 February 2014

Google's acquisition of Nest has officially been completed, following announcement of the deal in mid-January and subsequent regulatory approval. A filing with the SEC on Wednesday revealed the deal was officially closed for $3.2 billion on 7 February,... >>