After outcry over a software update that stopped users from adding other brands' bulbs to their Hue setups, Philips is re-opening its smart lighting system to third-party LEDs.
The newest version of Philips Hue's software won't allow you to add third-party ZigBee bulbs to your setup until it can certify them through a new "Friends of Hue" program.
The app, called InstaAlert, was snagging usernames and passwords and sending them to a remote server, according to the developer who spotted it.
"The days of a platform holder working in isolation are long-gone."
Complications on the Apple Watch are about to get a whole lot more useful.
Due to launch in November, Logitech says its Create keyboard case will be the first iPad Pro case to be available from a third-party manufacturer.
Apple says "serious" gamers will be able to use Apple-certified MFi game controllers with the new Apple TV.
Apple is reportedly planning by next week to only sell accessories that are in packaging co-designed by the iPhone maker.
With a new software development kit and a $100 million dollar investment fund, Amazon wants third parties to help make the Alexa-controlled smart speaker even smarter.
With your Apple Watch, you can trick your iPhone into thinking you have pressed the volume button to take a photo with Camera+, Flickr, Snapchat and other third-party apps.