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To HomeKit Or Not To HomeKit?

When dreaming up my own #SmartCrib, HomeKit was no question the number one service I planned on utilizing. Come to find out, there are a number of the brands I’ve had my eyes on (and currently own) are not HomeKit compatible. So do I go with HomeKit and only use compatible devices, at the expense of choice? Or do I expand my smart home options, at the expense of user-friendliness?

Nest Learning Thermostat Now on Apple’s Website

The Nest Learning (and app controlled) thermostat will probably be one of the first gadgets I buy when we finally pick a neighborhood and buy a house here in Atlanta…

Yes your iPhone CAN control your house

Last night, I attended a business networking event in my area (I moonlight as a residential A/V installer). While I was working the room, I kept hearing myself repeat “yes you can control your home with an iPhone.” The folks thought that was pretty cool. But the problem I kept running into with the conversations […]