Bulbs you can control from your smartphone

Philips Hue Connected Bulb Starter Pack | CNET

Philips Hue Connected Bulb Starter Pack |
CNET RATING 4/5 stars (excellent) | THE GOOD Screw in the bulb, then use the app to change the color of the lightbulbs or preset on/off times. You can also set up Internet recipes, for example, the lights go on if you are sent an Instagram photo. |
THE BAD Three bulbs and a hub is expensive at $199. |
THE COST $199.97 to $249 |
BOTTOM LINE Worth it if you have a need for an Internet-connected, color-changing lightbulb. (Credit: Handout)

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With incandescents on their way out, here are our favorite ways to replace a burnt-out bulb, from smart to simple. ©2014 CBS Interactive Inc., a CBS Company. All rights reserved. Used by permission.

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