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Soma Smart shades review

Soma Smart shades 2 announced with HomeKit

Following on from the Soma Smart Shades, Soma has announced an updated model called Soma Smart Shades 2. The new device boosts HomeKit support, a faster motor and Light Sense AI technology. As with...
Homecam 2.0 HomeKit

Homecam 2.0 brings improved experience for HomeKit cameras

If you are not using HomeKit Secure Video with your cameras, then the standard HomeKit setup is basic. However, you can make things more manageable and add some cool features with the paid app...
Arlo Pro 3 HomeKit support

Arlo Pro 3 receives HomeKit firmware update

Starting today, an update is available for the Arlo Pro 3 wireless security cameras ha to enable support for Apple HomeKit. The company announced users can update firmware today for VMB4540 Smart hubs to...
avia secure smart lock HomeKit

Avia smart lock available to buy for £350

After delays, the long-awaited Mighton has announced the Avia smart lock is available to buy via its website. The Multi-Point compatible smart lock which features HomeKit support, TS 007 3 star cylinder and key...
Linksys Velop router HomeKit support

Linksys to roll out HomeKit router support within days

Linksys has confirmed that it will roll out HomeKit for some of its Velop line of routers over the next few days. While this is not new news, it’s great to see the company confirming...
abode smart security kit homeKit support

Abode Smart Security Kit gets HomeKit support

Following a release of a firmware update, the Abode Smart Security Kit now supports HomeKit. This is following the HomeKit update to the Iota gateway late last year, which brought HomeKit support too many...
Sengled hub homekit

Sengled’s HomeKit Enabled Smart Hub available to buy

First introduced last month at CES 2020, the Sengled HomeKit enabled Smart Hub is now available for purchase. The updated hub supports several of the company's wireless accessories and connects them to Apple's HomeKit...
Netatmo smart video doorbell release

Netatmo smart video doorbell release 30th March?

If a recently discovered FCC filing is anything to go by, it looks like the Netatmo smart video doorbell may be released on the 30th March 2020. The HomeKit Secure Video enabled doorbell was...
New Apple TV 4K

New Apple TV 4K Found in tvOS 13.4 Beta

First reported by 9to5Mac References have been found to a new Apple TV 4K hardware in in tvOS 13.4 beta. Apple released this new beta to developers yesterday. The codes reveal a new Apple TV...
Apple TV App for LG TV 2019

Apple TV App available for LG 2019 TV’s

LG has released the Apple TV app for compatible 2019 LG smart TVs US and over 80 other countries across the world. Support for 2018 LG TV's will arrive later in the year via...

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