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Aug 23, 2017 - 05:15 PM UTC — AAPL: 159.98 (+0.20, +0.13%) | NASDAQ: 6278.4058 (-19.0723, -0.3%)

Tag: home automation

  1. Ikea’s smart home dares to make sense

    The ‘smart home’ has not yet distinguished itself. Sure, you might dim your lights…

  2. TechHive reviews Schlage Sense: The heaviest-duty of heavy-duty HomeKit-enabled smart locks

    A bit on the industrial side? Perhaps, but if reliability is what you really want…

  3. Apple has proven me wrong about HomeKit

    Apple has made major changes to HomeKit that accelerate the standard’s trajectory…

  4. Apple acquires BellSouth patent regarding home device automation and smart interaction

    The patent covers a smart home environment being controlled by a single handheld device that learns new functions over time…

  5. Bluetooth SIG announces mesh networking capability, ideally suited for IoT solutions

    The new mesh capability enables many-to-many (m:m) device communications and is optimized for creating large-scale device networks…

  6. Apple unveils smart home experiences in its retail stores worldwide

    A chance to try some Apple HomeKit products…

  7. Apple’s Siri is still the top-ranking personal assistant, but active users declined 15% YOY

    The report analyzed mobile app usage of U.S. consumers between May 2016 and May 2017…

  8. With HomePod, Apple just wants to shake things up (for now)

    Apple’s HomePod speaker is a depth charge dropped into the ocean where Google Home and Amazon Echo sail…

  9. Amazon exec: Alexa and Siri should be able to communicate with each other

    Alexa and Siri, rival voice assistants on Amazon’s Echo and Apple’s iPhone, don’t directly communicate…

  10. Apple HomePod vs. Amazon Echo

    Apple has officially stepped into the market for stationary speakers powered by virtual assistants…

  11. How Apple’s once-revolutionary Siri lost its edge

    For its first three years, Apple’s Siri had no real competitors. Today, Apple is playing catch-up in a product category it invented…

  12. Apple CEO Cook discusses philosophy behind HomePod, ARKit’s potential market impact

    Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook this week answered questions surrounding the the reasoning behind ARKit…

  13. CNET: Apple’s HomePod offers superior sound quality vs. Amazon Echo and Sonos Play:3

    It may well have Siri’s smarts, but Apple wants you to know that the new HomePod speaker…

  14. Apple’s new HomePod sounds incredible!

    Listening to the Apple HomePod was like listening to a CD, audio through Amazon;s Echo sounded like AM radio…

  15. Apple HomePod takes on Amazon Echo

    For months we’ve heard rumors of a Siri-powered rival to the Amazon Echo…

  16. Apple reveals HomePod smart home music speaker

    Apple today announced HomePod, a breakthrough wireless speaker for the home that delivers amazing audio quality…

  17. Associated Press: New Siri smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off WWDC 2017

    Apple appears poised to unveil a voice-activated, internet-connected speaker that would create a new digital pipeline into people’s homes…

  18. Apple TV just became an enterprise hub for connected things

    Hotels, colleges, enterprises and educators now have a really simple way to deploy Apple TVs…

  19. The best products for building a smart home with Apple’s HomeKit

    Apple’s introduction of HomeKit in iOS 8 two years ago was in many ways what we had been waiting for in the home automation world…

  20. Honeywell unveils Apple HomeKit-compatible Lyric T5 Wi-Fi thermostat

    Honeywell believes that having a comfortable, connected home should be possible no matter the season, schedule, or location…

  21. How a few words to Siri unlocked a man’s front door, exposing a flaw Apple needs to fix

    A month ago, Marcus, a 31-year-old man living in Springfield, Missouri, decided to go all in on the smart home…

  22. Apple’s Siri is set to control your home

    The dream of a smart home where everything can be controlled at the tap of a button is about to get a step closer…

  23. Aloft’s ‘smart hotels’ will let you control your room with Siri

    Siri has a new home…

  24. Apple’s smart home vision is finally taking shape

    Imagine this: You’re just getting home from a long day at work…

  25. How Apple’s HomeKit could revolutionize energy

    Apple may have bigger ambitions than just developing solar for its data centers…

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