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HomePod mini HomeKit

Why a HomePod Mini will help HomeKit

There is no doubting that Apple has a strong customer base for its Mac and iOS devices with record sales year on year. But...
Eero HomeKit support

HomeKit support for Eero appears imminent

Back at WWDC 2019, Apple announced that HomeKit would arrive on Eero, Linksys, and Charter Spectrum routers. Despite support not arriving in 2019, it...
netatmo valve open window detection

Netatmo adds open window detection to its smart radiator valves

Netatmo has added new functionality to their smart radiator in the form of open window detection. It works by detecting a sudden drop in...
Linksys Velop router HomeKit support

Linksys router models with HomeKit support confirmed

HomeKit router support is looking very close after Eero routers showed up in the Home app. Now Linksys has now updated their product pages...
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...
PureOne HomeKit

OneLife PureOne air purifier revealed at CES 2020

German Startup Onelife the PureOne; an air purifier not only designed to clean the air you breathe in the home but also blend with your environment....
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 release HomeKit support for its smart blinds, again

It looks like Ikea has released HomeKit support for its smart blinds according to a Reddit post. The roll out appears to be worldwide...
Eve Water Guard HomeKit

Eve Water guard with HomeKit support available to order

Following the announcement at CES 2020, the Eve Water Guard is now available to order from Amazon. The HomeKit water leak sensor plugs directly...
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....