Onvis CS1 Contact Sensor Available for Purchase on Amazon, Shipping November 25th

First discovered back in September, the Onvis CS1 Contact Sensor is now available for purchase on Amazon. Discovered by Chris Young of HomeKitGeek.com fame, the sensor brings a new take on the traditional door and window contact sensor throwing in not just the ability to determine whether or not something has been opened but also temperature and humidity. The sensor also has a unique audible … Continue reading Onvis CS1 Contact Sensor Available for Purchase on Amazon, Shipping November 25th

Reagle Smart Deadbolt Gateway Now Available

Announced earlier this year alongside the Reagle Smart Deadbolt, the Reagle Gateway, which adds remote capabilities for users without a HomeKit hub, is now available on Amazon. The gateway, which retails for $59.00, bridges the gap between Bluetooth and Wi-FI, and it also fills in one of the missing features that HomeKit owners currently do not have access to even with a HomeKit hub. As … Continue reading Reagle Smart Deadbolt Gateway Now Available

Expired – HomeKit Deals: Eve Door & Window Sensor $29.99, Ecobee 3 Lite Thermostat $139

Amazon is getting into the shopping season early, with a couple of HomeKit accessory deals that cover some of the best devices within their respective categories. Starting with one of few contact sensors available for HomeKit; The Eve Door & Window Wireless contact sensor is on sale at Amazon for $29.99 marked down from the regular price of $39.99. The Eve sensor allows you to … Continue reading Expired – HomeKit Deals: Eve Door & Window Sensor $29.99, Ecobee 3 Lite Thermostat $139

How To: Upgrade your Logitech Circle 2 Camera to HomeKit Secure Video

Here’s the guide that I wrote for iMore detailing the steps involved with upgrading the Logitech Circle 2 Camera to HomeKit Secure Video. Please note that this “conversion” process is listed as a beta by Logitech, and things can go awry. Also you will lose the ability to control and view your camera via the Circle app, and downgrades will require contacting Logitech’s support channels, … Continue reading How To: Upgrade your Logitech Circle 2 Camera to HomeKit Secure Video