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01.14.2007 | 34 Comments

As an advanced beginner at best myself, I frequently wondered why the NYT puzzles are so consistently, well dumb. Now I know. This feels like an offshoot of Sunday's puzzle with common phrases reimagined as expressions of a certain trade or activity. The choices here do seem old fashioned, as if they were lifted from a "Highlights for Children" magazine, but I enjoyed the fact that the grid was a bit crunchier than the usual Tuesday. Write overs included "adage" before MORAL, "adieu" before ADIOS, "am too" before IS TOO, and "hemp" before HERB. VROOM appears for at least the second time in recent days as does ATHOS, SEL, PEP, and the ever recurring, ever irritating APSE.

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01.14.2007 | 16 Comments

, 202 FIG. 2A and/or with a central server or a cloud computing system to provide a variety of useful smart home functions. The smart home environment 100 may include one or more intelligent, multi sensing, network connected thermostats 102 hereinafter referred to as “smart thermostats 102”, one or more intelligent, network connected, multi sensing hazard detection units 104 hereinafter referred to as “smart hazard detectors 104”, one or more intelligent, multi sensing, network connected entryway interface devices 106 and 120 hereinafter referred to as “smart doorbells 106” and “smart door locks 120”, and one or more intelligent, multi sensing, network connected alarm systems 122 hereinafter referred to as “smart alarm systems 122”. The smart doorbell 106 and/or the smart door lock 120 may detect a person's approach to or departure from a location e. g. , an outer door, control doorbell/door locking functionality e. g. , receive user inputs from a portable electronic device 166 1 to actuate bolt of the smart door lock 120, announce a person's approach or departure via audio or visual means, and/or control settings on a security system e. g. , to activate or deactivate the security system when occupants go and come. In some implementations, the smart doorbell 106 includes some or all of the components and features of the camera 118.