Author: Christopher Close

Apple and HomeKit enthusiast resides in the United States. Can also be found writing for iMore.com.

The United Kingdom-based smart plug manufacturer, WIFIPLUG, joined the HomeKit world about a year ago with an appropriately named, Wi-Fi Smart Plug that is available in the European market. The plug’s release was somewhat under the radar for us in North America due to the sheer amount of plugs that are available but was notable as it provides energy monitoring to a less crowded marketplace overseas and at an affordable price. The company looks to be expanding their smart plug efforts with a new product that we have uncovered called Laundry Life that is tailored to, you guessed it, laundry…

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Smart door lock company, PKinno, is set to launch its first HomeKit product within the next few weeks under the Reagle brand. While the company is relatively unknown in the consumer IoT world, PKinno has been a behind-the-scenes player supplying their door lock technology to “renowned companies” for years according to the company’s profile. While the company does not provide any examples of their partnerships, their upcoming door lock’s design is familiar, to say the least, which could indicate who they have provided their technology to. Reagle HomeKit Enabled Smart Door Lock The Reagle Smart Door Lock is set to…

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