Recent Articles

October 21, 2013

New Items In Our Shop

We're happy to announce the arrival of two new Solutions in our Shop–both of which offer a greater savings on one of our most popular devices. (more…)
October 21, 2013

SmartThings Magic

In addition to making homes safer and smarter, SmartThings can also spark the imagination of its users–even its youngest ones. (more…)
October 17, 2013

The Internet of Things Is All About….

Safety and security? Enterprise? Retail? Sure, but also this... (more…)
October 16, 2013

Leap Motion + SmartThings Demo

Our resident maker, Danny, demonstrates how to combine the futuristic motion technology of Leap Motion with the power of SmartThings to control any number of lights, electronics, and gadgets in your home or office. Oh, and the best part? Anyone who has SmartThings, Leap Motion can start playing with this integration right now! Just go to SmartThings Labs and follow the simple instructions to hook up your things.
October 10, 2013

iOS Version 1.4.4 is Here

We've just released a new and improved version of our iOS app! (more…)
October 8, 2013

First Day of School

A father talks about sending his kids back to school, and how the end of summer vacation can weigh hardest on parents. (more…)
October 1, 2013

Altering Reality As We Know It

Buckle up as Jonathan Strickland, the founder of How Stuff Works, takes you on a tour of the house of the future and into a reality where you not only interact with the world around you, but where it also reacts to you.
September 26, 2013

[VIDEO] Caught in the Act

Convinced that their house was either haunted or that their four-legged feline friends were snooping through their kitchen drawers and cabinets, two SmartThings owners hooked up an ingenious way to deter the culprits. (more…)
September 19, 2013

Android version 1.2 is Here

We just released a new and improved version of the Android app! Here's what's new in version v1.2: (more…)
September 12, 2013

Submission Guidelines for Stories

Everyone has a story to tell. We want to hear yours. To have your story about SmartThings featured, please check out our submission guidelines below and then pass it on over to us by e-mailing (more…)