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eero mesh router homekit support

eero mesh router now supports HomeKit

Amazon has released an update to its eero mesh routers to bring Apple HomeKit support. This update will help with lock down many of...
HomeKit open source

Apple makes parts of Homekit ADK Open Source

Apple has announced it will make elements of its HomeKit Accessory Development Kit open source. This move means developers can now use the HomeKit...
HomeKit Hub HomePod

New lower priced & smaller HomePod on its way?

If rumours are to be believed, Apple may be about to drop a smaller and lower-priced HomePod later this year. Now signs are pointing...
Logitech Circle View

Win a Logitech Circle View in our Free draw

We are giving away a Logitech Circle View for free for our loyal readers, YouTube subscribers and PodCast listeners. Full details to enter are below ...
HomePod mini HomeKit

First look at HomePod doorbell person announcements with facial recognition

Following the release of iOS 14 Beta 3 in which I got doorbell announcements on the HomePod working. I have now been successful getting...
Eufy wired video doorbell

Eufy launch cheaper wired smart video doorbell for $129

What may seem like a backward step for Eufy, the company has revealed a cheaper version in its wired video doorbell series. The new...
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...
Ikea smart blinds homekit support

Ikea smart blinds HomeKit EU roll out delayed

HomeKit support for IKEA smart blinds started to roll out to US customers just over 2 weeks ago. However, EU customers are still waiting...
eufycam Pro

Further details emerge of the EufyCam 2 Pro

First reported last month, additional details of the EufyCam 2 Pro have emerged via the company's own Security App. The find first spotted by...
Netatmo doorbell HomeKit

Netatmo smart video doorbell will support HomeKit Secure video at launch

Following Apple's announcement regarding HomeKit Secure Video coming later this year. Netatmo has officially confirmed that its upcoming Smart Video Doorbell will be compatible...