Savant Introduces HomeKit Thermostat, Pro Remote, Audio Amplifier & Smart Sound Bar

Home automation company, Savant, which recently announced a few HomeKit compatible devices at the LIGHTFAIR 2019 event, is back with even more product introductions. Previously announced products include a smart light bulb and light strip, smart light fixtures, and a HomeKit compatible circuit breaker module to monitor energy consumption. This week, the company has introduced a smart thermostat, a “pro” remote control, audio amplifier and … Continue reading Savant Introduces HomeKit Thermostat, Pro Remote, Audio Amplifier & Smart Sound Bar

AirPlay 2 Support Added to Pioneer & Onkyo Receivers

Announced via a press release late last week and spotted by Sound & Vision, Pioneer & Onkyo has joined Bose in introducing AirPlay 2 support for some of the company’s audio and network receivers. Just as with the case with Bose, the Pioneer/Onkyo brand curiously is not on Apple’s list of compatible AirPlay 2 devices, but unlike Bose, Onkyo did announce that support was coming … Continue reading AirPlay 2 Support Added to Pioneer & Onkyo Receivers

AirPlay 2 Update Now Available for BoseSmart Speakers

This week Bose, maker of one of the world’s most popular line of audio products, has released a software update bringing AirPlay 2 support to “BoseSmart” speakers. The company made this rather surprising announcement via their Twitter account, and did not send out a press release mentioning the added functionality, which is rather strange considering just how big of a deal that it is. Prior … Continue reading AirPlay 2 Update Now Available for BoseSmart Speakers