“In a rare statement on the program, Apple said we’ll start to see the first HomeKit-certified devices out on the market next month,” Aaron Tilley reports for Forbes. “In a statement an Apple spokesperson provided to Forbes, the company said: ‘HomeKit has been available for just a few months and we already have dozens of partners who have committed to bringing HomeKit accessories to market and we’re looking forward to the first ones coming next month.'”
“Apple is countering a story from Fortune this morning that reported the official launch of HomeKit was getting pushed back to the August or September timeframe instead of the expected May or June,” Tilley reports. “Next month is Apple’s annual developers conference and there have been reports that Cupertino tech giant will be launching a refresh of its Apple TV hardware, which will have a beefier processor and HomeKit capabilities.”
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Apple delays HomeKit launch until autumn – May 14, 2015