Author: Tom

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A new HomeKit enabled smart plug has appeared this month in the FCC’s database with the name of the Popa F2 Smart Outlet. While yet another smart plug isn’t usually the biggest of news, some of the details behind it are, as HomeKit fans may already have a plug similar in their homes. The smart outlet, which appears to be from the same manufacturer (Foneric Electronics) behind VOCOlinc’s line of HomeKit accessories, and has essentially the same compact form factor and features of the SmartBar from the popular low-cost device maker. Popa F2 HomeKit Smart Outlet Digging for information surrounding…

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Home Flash, the attention-grabbing App by developer Matthew Corey, has received an update today, bringing it up to version 1.2. The App, which is designed to work with the existing HomeKit lighting already set up in your home, can “signal” those in a specific room or area by flashing the lights on and off with a simple tap or Siri command. This simple, yet, effective action has worked wonders in our testing, where audio cues to let someone know that they were needed to be failed, and only flashing the lights did the trick, making this one of our favorite HomeKit Apps. Also…

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Your search ends here! This is the complete guide to Factory Reset your iPhone properly. From backing up data to manually resetting, we cover every aspect. It also includes how you can remotely wipe data and reset your phone if you’ve lost it! Make sure to follow these steps from beginning to end. Because it covers every essential step. The article is divided into segments to ensure that you can always reset your iPhone. With that, let’s begin right off the bat! How To Factory Reset An iPhone 13/13 Pro/13 mini? Here is a step-by-step guide to reset your iPhone…

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Just a little over a month ago, we posted our review highlighting our experiences with the HiTechouse HomeKit Smart Fingerprint Padlock in our review. During our original review, we noted just how surprised we were that the lock actually existed and worked with HomeKit out of the box. We also were keen on the overall design and the actual hardware felt substantial and well built. In our use case, we installed our lock outdoors, exposing it to the elements of Spring and we were satisfied with how the lock performed and thought that it was going to be a device…

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Today, Logitech, manufacturer of the HomeKit compatible Circle 2 camera has broken its silence about HomeKit Secure Video support. The feature, which was unveiled by Apple at WWDC 2019, enables iCloud video recording and local image processing to provide a more secure method of storage for users. Logitech, along with Netatmo and Eufy were announced as partners for the HomeKit Secure Video launch and were joined recently by Robin Telecom, makers of the only HomeKit enabled video doorbell. Netatmo was quick to announce support for the new service and has promised that their Welcome Indoor Camera, Presence Outdoor Camera, and…

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