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Ikea smart blinds HomeKit

Hands on with HomeKit support for Ikea smart blinds

After months of waiting, Ikea has now started rolling out HomeKit support for its FYRTUR and KADRILJ smart blinds. While I have been using...
CES 2020 HomeKit

CES 2020 HomeKit news hub – All the Announcements

CES 2020 has officially started in Las Vegas with manufacturers showing off their latest software and hardware HomeKit products for the coming year. As...
Ikea smart blinds homekit support

Ikea smart blinds HomeKit support now live

Spotted by a Reddit user, it would appear Ikea has started to rollout support for HomeKit to its popular smart blinds, FRYTUR and KADRILJ....
Philips Hue outdoor range

New Philips Hue updated Outdoor Smart Lighting

Signify has announced an expansion of the Philips Hue outdoor collection with a new range of smart wall lights, pathway lights and low-voltage fixtures. Aswell...
Apple HomeKit CES 2020

Best of HomeKit CES 2020

Some have been thinking HomeKit has been a little neglected in recent years and lags behind its competitors with the amount of accessories available....
Keymitt Push HomeKit

Keymitt push with HomeKit to launch at the end of January

Keymitt, which announced its smart lock in 2019, is already set to release a new product. The Keymitt Push is a robotic button pusher...
avia secure smart lock HomeKit

Avia Secure Smart Lock to arrive at CES 2020 in January

Mighton, the company behind the Avia Secure Smart Lock has set a release date for their HomeKit compatible smart lock. They will show off...
LIFX z TV kit

LIFX announce new light bulbs, strips and switch

LIFX, known for its line of HomeKit-connected lights and accessories, has announced several new products at CES 2020. These include a new Filament bulb,...
Aqara S1 smart scene panel with HomeKit

Aqara reveals a LCD HomeKit panel plus more

It's been a busy week for Aqara, the smart home company based out of china who has revealed several new HomeKit devices. These include...
Netatmo smart lock with HomeKit

Netatmo smart lock with HomeKit support

Netatmo has unveiled a new Smart Door Lock that works with physical NFC keys and HomeKit. The lock is operated with Smart Key, like...