Pushcut App Review

Pushcut, an iOS app from developer Simon Leeb introduced earlier this year, has recently received an update that adds in support for our favorite smart home platform, HomeKit. The premise of the app is rather simple, providing actionable notifications that trigger automations, shortcuts, HomeKit scenes and more, but there is no doubt that making it all happen behind the curtains is no small feat. On … Continue reading Pushcut App Review

Wake Light App Review

Wake Light, a HomeKit App from developer Andreas Ganske, is designed to simulate sunrise using your existing smart bulbs, switches, lamps and light strips. The App, which was released this month, is completely free, with no ads, in-app purchases, or subscriptions, and looks to be simply out there to help fill the void when it comes to wake up lights and HomeKit. Sure you can … Continue reading Wake Light App Review

Wallflower App Review

Wallflower, a beautiful HomeKit iOS App from developer Nxtbgthng is hitting the App Store today. The App, which was designed for wall mounted iPads, is a novel take on an idea that has long been ingrained in smart home culture for years, the home command center. This concept has thus far eluded HomeKit, with competitors from Amazon and Google already been established allowing users to … Continue reading Wallflower App Review

HomeRun for HomeKit Apple Watch App Review

HomeKit enthusiasts with an Apple Watch may know, the built in Home App, while familiar and can get most jobs done, can be a little slow and cumbersome to use, especially for those with lots of devices assigned as favorites, or those that are using old Apple Watches. Siri, which can be summoned via a press and hold of the digital crown, or simply saying … Continue reading HomeRun for HomeKit Apple Watch App Review

Harmony Bridge macOS App Review

Recently released on the Mac App Store, Harmony Bridge by developer Guy Brooker, provides a quick and easy way for Logitech Harmony Hub owners to add their devices already set up to HomeKit. The developer claims that the Mac App involves no configuration required, and in our testing, we can confirm that this indeed is the case. Once installed, the App will scan for Harmony … Continue reading Harmony Bridge macOS App Review

HomeScan for HomeKit App Review

HomeScan, from prominent HomeKit App developer Aaron Pearce/Sunya Limited, is a tool built for checking your bluetooth device connections around your home. Knowing that bluetooth does not have the greatest of range, the App is designed to help identify the best placement of your devices in relation to your HomeKit hub, and does so with style. The App is available for just $0.99 on the … Continue reading HomeScan for HomeKit App Review