GADGETS

Images from the November 1922 issue of Popular Science.

From the archives: This talking gadget from the 1920s measured water levels

On the occasion of our 150th anniversary, we return to Popular science stories (successful and unsuccessful) that have helped define scientific progress, understanding and innovation – with an added hint of modern context. Explore Notable sites and check out all our annual reports here. Water level changes: the float sways, pulls the cord, raises the …

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This $ 99 gadget lets you voice control curtains - or even program automatic opening at sunrise - Yanko Design

This $ 99 gadget lets you voice control curtains – or even program automatic opening at sunrise – Yanko Design

Meet the SwitchBot Curtain Rod 2, a second-generation IoT accessory that will make your curtains smart and allow you to open or close them with your voice or application. Designed to be retrofitted to your existing SwitchBot Curtain, this handy gadget will allow you to attach the device to virtually any curtain rod in your …

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This $ 99 gadget lets you voice control curtains - or even program automatic opening at sunrise - Yanko Design

This $ 99 gadget lets you voice control curtains – or even program automatic opening at sunrise – Yanko Design

Meet the SwitchBot Curtain Rod 2, a second-generation IoT accessory that will make your curtains smart and allow you to open or close them with your voice or application. Designed to be retrofitted to your existing SwitchBot Curtain, this handy gadget will allow you to attach the device to virtually any curtain rod in your …

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The new IKEA center plays nicely with Apple, Amazon and Google gadgets to drive away the blues of smart homes

The new IKEA center plays nicely with Apple, Amazon and Google gadgets to drive away the blues of smart homes

IKEA has introduced its new smart home hub and will support the industry-standard Matter for smart home devices, which will be launched soon and is designed to make it easier to connect gadgets of various brands. Dirigera hub and applications are designed to greatly simplify the management of your smart home devices by connecting them …

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See why the $ 20 mouse pad is the best Amazon gadget we've found this week

See why the $ 20 mouse pad is the best Amazon gadget we’ve found this week

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an associated commission. Some of the best gadgets on Amazon are things you would never expect. We are not talking about popular products such as the Apple AirPods Pro, although it is worth noting that they are …

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