Unusual lamps can change color, adjust brightness via a mobile app. For example, LIFX lamps allow you to adjust the color of lighting, have an alarm function and simulate the dawn. They are also turning on when you enter the apartment. Lamps work via the LIFX app.
Nest Learning Thermostat makes the climate in your house optimal, responding to your needs. You can set your car systems and as soon as NEST gets signals of your arriving it'll start warming or cooling your house.
Nest Protect warns you if there’s dangerous level of smoke or CO.