If you're an iOS user looking to schedule lights and appliances to turn on and off through a single app, then Insteon's HomeKit-compatible Hub fits the bill, and it has the potential to get even better, but as of now, it's too limited to recommend.
"Siri, lock my door" will soon be a reality. HomeKit-enabled Schlage Sense Smart Deadbolts are now available for preorder.
Yes, you can already access various smart home products from your iPhone or iPad, but Apple's HomeKit software may have found a better way... if it ever officially launches.
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We see potential in this Apple-friendly smart home hub. But for now, it's too limited for our tastes.
With iOS 9, Apple's connected home platform looks primed to take a much-needed step forward. Here's what to expect.
With iOS 9, Apple's connected platform looks primed to take a much-needed step forward.
iDevices brings a trio of smart-home products to market, all compatible with Apple HomeKit centralized control on iOS and powered by Siri voice activation.
Leave your phone in your pocket -- for $40, the Philips Hue Wireless Dimming Kit gives you a smart bulb and a handy switch that doubles as a remote.
The iHome iSP5 SmartPlug can give Siri control over formerly dumb electronics.
Despite voice control via Siri, iHome's one trick SmartPlug doesn't do enough to hold the spotlight.