Originally a developer of personal computers, Apple Inc. has exploded in recent years as a leading provided of smart home automation, and smart products in general. Apple’s personal assistant lives in the pocket of every iPhone user, and now has been integrated into the latest OS update for all Mac computers.
Apple HomeKit rivals Amazon Echo, allowing control of multiple devices from your iPhone, iPad and even AppleTV. Apple is compatible with a variety of smart home products, such as lights, door locks, thermostats, window shades, security, cameras, doorbells, air purifiers, humidifiers and conditioners, sensors, garage doors, fans and wall outlets.
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By Art Feierman | September 18, 2016
If there is one aspect of voice control/personal assistants that really stood out in terms of announcements, it was the number of companies now supporting Amazon Alexa. This is a world where the ...
By Art Feierman | July 18, 2016
In building their eco-system, Apple’s kept it somewhat closed, as they have their own standards. HomeKit is the “home” of those standards for home automation. If a company ...
By Art Feierman | August 15, 2015
It’s about a year since Apple announced HomeKit. I’ve found it hard to get a good handle on where Apple was going with it. Info has been sketchy, although the developers know far ...