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PSA: Why Smart Plugs Are Often Pointless (Electric vs Mechanical Switches) – New Video

YouTube thumbnail showing a smart plug my coffee machine and the text Misleading Advertising

The marketing of smart plugs is great: easily control your household appliances and devices from anywhere in the world, or even via smart routines and schedules. Simple. However if you look at the “fine print” of many smart plugs, they say that they only work with mechanical switches. Many devices have electric (not mechanical) switches, … Read more