30 percent off smart home gear and other good deals happening today

A snapshot of the day's best bargains.

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Smart bulbs

Sengled smart bulbs
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Today only, get up to 30 percent off smart, dimmable lighting gear from Sengled. The bulbs can work with the company's smart hub or used in conjunction with Amazon's Alexa, Google Assistant, SmartThings, and WINK systems. There are three bulb models available.

Security cameras

Zmodo security cameras
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Select models of Zmodo security cameras are currently available for 31 percent off. The 1080p smart doorbell—it looks a lot like the Ring video doorbell—captures a 180-degree view outside your front door. It also has a built-in night vision and sends instant alerts to your phone when somebody is outside. There are four camera models available, so check them out here.

Kasa smart light switch

TP-Link Kasa smart light switch
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TP-Link's Kasa light switch is available for $5 off—now $30. The Wi-Fi-connected switch uses Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant to let you control your lights from anywhere via your smartphone. It doesn't require a smart hub. $30.

Compact M100 multitool

Tactica compact M100 multitool
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Tactica's multitool packs more than 18 implements, including six wrench sizes, a bottle opener, a storage chamber for hex bits, and a ruler. It's TSA friendly and weighs under 2 ounces. What's more, it's made of a lightweight composite that won't scratch your devices. And it's currently 25 percent off—available for $30.

Nebula Capsule mini

Anker Nebula Capsule mini
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Anker's sweet little Nebula Capsule is on sale for 23 percent off with the code CAPSULEZ at checkout. The 15-ounce projector holds a four-hour charge and can project up to a 100-inch screen. It's got 360-degree audio and lets you view media from separate devices via an HDMI cable or USB cord—or you can "mirror" the screen on your iPhone, tablet, or computer. The palm-sized projector is now $266.

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