29 Jun: Bring Inside Tech Out to Your Backyard

Summer is officially here. It’s time to put on your shorts, fire up the grill and make a pitcher of lemonade.

Chances are you’ll probably be spending more time in your backyard than in your living room over the next few months. But that doesn’t mean you have to leave your favorite tech inside— in fact, the right tech can help enhance your outdoor experience.

With that in mind, we chatted with two of our Magnolia audio, video and home automation experts in sunny Southern California to find out how to create the patio of your dreams.

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03 Jun: Tech Out Your Patio with These Outdoor Gadgets

It’s full-on patio season, that time of year when grills are fired up and people are soaking up the sun. Cue the sunscreen, summer tunes and monthly (or weekly?!) backyard barbecues.

While cooking with fire is about as old-school as you can get, people are always looking for new-school ways to enjoy their time outdoors. That includes technology.

There are plenty of high-tech products to amp up your al fresco gatherings. Here are some cool gadgets that we think are turning up the heat on outdoor fun.