Vizio’s Begins Rollout of HomeKit & AirPlay 2 TV Updates

Vizio, makers of the line of SmartCast connected TV’s, has announced that they have begun their highly anticipated rollout of HomeKit and AirPlay 2 to select models. The features, which were announced back in January of this year, have been in beta testing for the past several months, and work pretty much as advertised. Owners of capable televisions will gain remote control abilities through Apple’s … Continue reading Vizio’s Begins Rollout of HomeKit & AirPlay 2 TV Updates

LG’s HomeKit and AirPlay 2 TV Update Coming July 25th

Just a day after news broke from LG Australia’s Twitter Account that HomeKit support was coming “in a week”, LG has officially announced their update release date. Starting this Thursday, July 25th, select LG TV’s will be able to download an update that will enabled AirPlay 2 and HomeKit functionality. According to the company, all 2019 LG OLED, NanoCell and UHD TVs with ThinQ AI … Continue reading LG’s HomeKit and AirPlay 2 TV Update Coming July 25th

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

Vizio Updates SmartCast iOS App to Add Support for Upcoming AirPlay 2 & HomeKit Beta Release

Vizio, makers of the line of SmartCast TV’s that were announced at CES 2019 to be adding support for Apple’s HomeKit and AirPlay 2, quietly released an update to it’s iOS App that has brought support for these upcoming additions. While actual HomeKit & AirPlay 2 functionality is not available as of yet, the company is inching closer with this App update which will allow … Continue reading Vizio Updates SmartCast iOS App to Add Support for Upcoming AirPlay 2 & HomeKit Beta Release

First LG HomeKit & AirPlay 2 Enabled TV’s Arriving Next Month

Initially announced during CES 2019, LG has provided an update as to when the electronic’s giant first HomeKit enabled TV’s will be hitting the market. Starting next month, LG’s C9 Series OLED TV’s will be available with 55-inch and 65-inch variants, and will retail for $2,499 and $3,499 respectively. The company will also be releasing a model from their E9 OLED Series, however, in just … Continue reading First LG HomeKit & AirPlay 2 Enabled TV’s Arriving Next Month