homekit

Eve Room review: a smart air-quality monitor for Apple enthusiasts

The Eve Room is the second generation of Eve Systems’ popular indoor air-quality monitor. This version of the HomeKit-enabled accessory provides most of the same

macOS Mojave released: Dark Mode, Stacks, more

Apple has released macOS Mojave, the latest version of its Mac operating system, bringing with it a new Dark Mode along with paving the way

Amazon has weaponized choice

Too much choice is the Amazon way. While the retail behemoth is known for its 24/7 shopfront and speedy shipping, the core of its success

4 Reasons Not to Install macOS Mojave Beta & 6 Reasons To

The macOS Mojave beta is available for developers and the public. You might be tempted to try out the new macOS Mojave features on your Mac, but

7 Things to Know About the iPhone 7 iOS 11.4 Update

The iPhone 7 iOS 11.4 update is a large milestone release and it could have a significant impact on your device’s performance. Apple’s latest iOS 11 update

9 Things to Do Before Installing iOS 11.4

While you might be tempted to install Apple’s iOS 11.4 update right now, there are a few things you should do before you initiate the download on

7 Things to Know About the iPhone 6 iOS 11.4 Update

The iPhone 6 iOS 11.4 update is a major milestone update and it could help, or hurt, your iPhone 6’s performance. The company’s latest software update is

How to Downgrade macOS Mojave Beta to macOS High Sierra

You can downgrade the macOS Mojave beta to macOS High Sierra easily if you need to go back to a stable version on your Mac. If you are

9 Things to Know About the iPhone 5s iOS 11.4 Update

The iPhone 5s iOS 11.4 update now reigns as the most up-to-date version of iOS 11 and today we want to take you through the current state

8 Things to Know About the iPhone 6s iOS 11.4 Update

Apple’s new iOS 11.4 update is treating our iPhone 6s well, but some users are reporting problems with the latest version of iOS 11. The iPhone

4 Reasons Not to Install iOS 11.3 & 11 Reasons You Should

Install iOS 11.3 for Better Security The iOS 11.3 update comes with enhanced security that will help protect you and your device(s) from harm. The update includes 27

Apple HomePod vs Google Home vs Amazon Echo showdown

With the launch of the Apple HomePod, and pending the launch of a Bixby speaker, if there will ever be one, the major pieces on

The 3 HomePod settings you need to know

Apple’s HomePod has arrived, and while the super-simple setup process may make a great first impression, there are a few other settings and menus it’s

Apple HomePod: Here’s how easy getting started is

If Apple gets anything pitch-perfect with HomePod, its new smart speaker, it’s the setup process. We’ve got our hands on the Apple Music streaming speaker

Here’s everything we know about the next iOS 11 update : iOS 11.3 – Beta 2 adds Battery Health feature on some iPhone models

Updated 02/07/18: Apple has released Beta 2 to the public. The big addition in this release is the Battery health feature on some iPhone models.

Apple HomePod review: The smart sounding speaker that’s just not smart enough

The Apple HomePod is a £319/$424 speaker with Siri built-in. It plans to take on not only the much-cheaper Amazon Echo and Google Home but systems like Sonos too. Apple wants to deliver not only

iOS 11.3: Six reasons you should be excited

Apple has announced the iOS 11.3 developer beta, and there’s plenty to get excited about for iPhone, iPad, and smart home fans. Whether you’re an

Maximus Camera Floodlight review: Brand X is trying harder

It’s been around for years, but now it’s doing more to earn your attention. Pros High-quality security camera Floodlights illuminate a large area Two-way communication,

Samsung SmartThings Link for Nvidia Shield TV review: A cheap smart home hub with one inherent shortcoming

The SmartThings dongle for the The Nvidia Shield TV is less expensive than a full-sized smart home hub, but it’s capabilities aren’t quite equal. Pros

5 must-have accessories for your new Amazon Echo

So you found an Amazon Echo under the tree, and now you’re wondering what to do next. Amazon’s best-selling smart speaker line-up was its star

Alexa vs. Siri vs. Google Assistant: Which Smart Assistant Wins?

As if managing our interpersonal relationships weren’t already challenging enough in this digital day and age, now we have to worry about talking to artificial

Smart speakers – everything you need to know

2017 will be seen as the year of the smart speaker. But what is a smart speaker? And what does it do? We give you

August Doorbell Cam Pro Review

PROS Sturdy hardware that’s straightforward to install Floodlight is effective Integrates well with other August devices CONS Requires existing doorbell wiring No Apple HomeKit support

The best smart security cameras and systems for your home

Protect your home and family with these connected digital watchers The smart home brings with it more than just voice assistants, smart lights and connected thermostats. Security is a big

Switchmate Bright Review: No-tool smart light upgrade needs work

PROS No-tool, removable way to make lights smarter Installation takes literally seconds Motion sensor adds convenience Can now fit side-by-side on multi-gang switches CONS Bluetooth

And finally: Apple Watch Series 3 is selling faster than expected

The odds and ends of the week In the wake of Apple’s big week, we got a whole bunch of new product revelations – both

Apple TV 4K Review: One Powerful (But Pricey) Streaming Box

THE GOOD Fantastic 4K HDR content Intuitive home screen Simple iOS and macOS integration THE BAD Expensive Fiddly remote No digital audio or USB ports

The best Apple Watch face and complication combos : Get the most out of your Apple Watch

Unlike Android Wear, the Apple Watch doesn’t have third-party watch faces. But that doesn’t mean that those looking for the best Apple Watch faces are

Apple AirPlay 2 – everything you need to know

Apple’s AirPlay 2 is the company’s big move into multi-room, and it’s supported by some big-name brands. But how does it work, and do you

August Smart Lock Pro Review

PROS Easy to install Broad smart home compatibility DoorSense is legitimately upgrade-worthy CONS Expensive, especially if you’re upgrading multiple doors Apple HomeKit doesn’t get full