One of my favorite HomeKit application has been to create custom lighting solutions for my fish tanks. I came up with two different ways of accomplishing what I wanted through HomeKit. The first is a simpler, cheaper, and easier method. The second is more in-depth and costly, but has much more control.
In this tutorial, we’ll going to lay out how you can use your HomePod as a speakerphone for phone calls handed off from your iPhone, manage multiple calls on your wireless speaker, switch between them easily and more.
After first being announced at CES 2017, touting HomeKit and Alexa support, iDevices has finally released their easy-to-use Instant Switch for smart homes. This attractive switch simply attaches to any wall using 3M Command adhesive, and will control any iDevices product.
The Home app gives all your HomeKit accessories a default icon whenever you add them. Did you know, there are other icons you can choose from? In this post, we show you how to change device icons in the Home app.
Sometimes, certain accessories are easier to control when grouped together. In this guide, we take a look at the different grouping methods for accessories. This is especially helpful in lights or fixtures that utilize multiple bulbs.
Apple’s stock iOS Home app could be making a jump to the Mac platform, Bloomberg said Monday. The Home for Mac app should be included as part of this year’s major macOS 10.14 update, which is reportedly code-named “Liberty”.
Are you worried about your HomePod being in a place where anyone outside your home can interact with Siri? Afraid that a thief might yell at Siri to unlock the front door while you’re away? Apple thought of that, too—HomePod requires an iOS device to authenticate unlocking security HomeKit accessories.