Anker announces EufyCam 2 with HomeKit support, free DVR storage, more

After being teased as a HomeKit partner back at WWDC in June, Anker has today announced a new security camera lineup packing Apple’s smart home seal of approval. The EufyCam2 arrives as a follow-up to the brand’s popular and affordable offerings with a simple design and a new base station. While HomeKit secure video has […]

Hands-on: Luxaflex PowerView-controlled Pirouette Shades w/ HomeKit [Video]

Interested in bringing highly functional and sleek smart shades with HomeKit and Siri support to your windows? Below we go hands-on with the Luxaflex Pirouette Shades controlled by the PowerView motor. Follow along for a look at installing, getting set up, and controlling the PowerView-controlled Pirouette Shades with iOS, Siri, and HomeKit. more… The post […]

IKEA HomeKit blinds unboxing shows off rechargeable battery and more ahead of expected US launch this month

IKEA’s highly anticipated HomeKit blinds are expected to launch sometime this month or next in the US and they’ve just become available in the retailer’s home country of Sweden as well as other European countries. With the launch of the highly affordable HomeKit blinds we’ve now got our first hands-on look with a YouTube unboxing […]

LG says HomeKit and AirPlay 2 support will start rolling out to supported TVs next week

Earlier this year, LG released its first 2019 TVs that would eventually gain support for HomeKit and AirPlay 2. Now, the TV maker says that updates will soon start to roll out that add support for those features. more… The post LG says HomeKit and AirPlay 2 support will start rolling out to supported TVs […]

Prime Day 2019 Deal Hub: Apple, HomeKit gear, smart home tech, more [Updating]

Over at 9to5Toys we’re tracking all of the best Prime Day deals from Amazon’s 48-hour shopping event. A number of notable offers have already popped up ahead of Monday’s 3AM ET start time, and you can find all of them just below in our best Prime Day deals hub. Make sure you’re following along on […]

Retina iMac deals take $600 off, Acer monitors, and HomeKit thermostats in today’s 9to5Toys Lunch Break

Retina iMac deals take up to $ 600 off at B&H, plus Amazon’s Acer Gold Box is filled with Mac accessories, and Emerson’s HomeKit smart thermostat hits the best price of the year. Head below for more in this 9to5Toys Lunch Break. more… The post Retina iMac deals take $ 600 off, Acer monitors, and […]

Netatmo Smart Video Doorbell to support HomeKit Secure Video at launch, indoor & outdoor cameras to follow

French smart home manufacturer Netatmo was one of the first announced to support Apple’s upcoming HomeKit Secure Video standard when it launches this fall, and now we know what cameras from the company will be receiving the new storage and encryption feature. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Save on HomeKit Sylvania Lighting, Apple Watch Series 3 LTE from $269, MacBook Pro and more in today’s best deals

Today’s best deals over at 9to5Toys are highlighted by Amazon’s 1-day Sylvania HomeKit lighting Gold Box. Additionally, you’ll find notable price drops on Apple’s 13-inch MacBook Pro and Apple Watch Series 3. Head below for all of today’s best offers. more… The post Save on HomeKit Sylvania Lighting, Apple Watch Series 3 LTE from $ […]

Vizio confirms AirPlay 2 & HomeKit support is coming to all SmartCast TVs since 2016

At CES 2019 this past week, Vizio was one of several TV manufacturers to announce that it will soon support AirPlay 2 functionality. Now, the company has more good news for customers. more… The post Vizio confirms AirPlay 2 & HomeKit support is coming to all SmartCast TVs since 2016 appeared first on 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac

Eve shares new details and release timeline for upcoming HomeKit Energy Strip and Light Strip

Connected home company Eve (formerly Elgato) is back again at CES with an update on its previously announced Eve Energy Strip and Eve Light Strip. Last year at CES the company introduced the Eve Room and Button and later restructured its focus exclusively on smart home devices. more… The post Eve shares new details and […]