Gear Friday: Smart Bulbs


The lighting industry is getting smarter at "smart bulbs." Right now, you can get a smart bulb at any major hardware store, and even big-box retailers like Sam's and Costco carry them, but they can cost $50 to 80$$80 each.

Adam Gamwell of Gamwell Technologies says that is quickly changing as home automation becomes more common and in-demand.

He says a quality smart bulb" should soon be available for $10 to $20. The smart bulbs not only connect to an app on your phone, but can connect other home automation devices in your home, including the Echo.

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