watchOS 8 just made my Apple Watch the ultimate smart home controller

watchOS 8 just made my Apple Watch the ultimate smart home controller

I like writing about the Apple Watch, and I like writing about smart home devices. It’s not often I find cause to write about the two together, but watchOS 8 might’ve just changed that.

Among other useful updates like a much-improved messages experience and an added Find My Devices app, watchOS 8 introduces a redesigned HomeKit app. And in the few weeks since the full software went live, I’ve used HomeKit more than ever before.

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