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Apple HomeKit Gets First Smoke Detector

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Dec 2015

Apple HomeKit Gets First Smoke Detector

First Alert rolls out the first smoke/carbon monoxide detector using HomeKit, Apple’s smart home platform. Home sensor maker First Alert has introduced the first-ever HomeKit-enabled smoke/carbon monoxide detector that can be controlled by your iPhone. HomeKit is Apple’s framework of connecting and controlling household devices. Onelink, which comes with an unreplaceable 10-year battery, is linked […]

How to Use Siri with HomeKit Enabled Accessories

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Nov 2015

How to Use Siri with HomeKit Enabled Accessories

  Apple allows you to set up your new home automation accessories with the HomeKit system. If you have  picked up a HomeKit-enabled device? Here’s how you can get it to work with Siri. Home automation devices can smartly interact with Apple’s voice-activated assistant, Siri, on iPhone and Apple Watch. Let’s find out! Add HomeKit Rooms to […]

Smart Lock: Home appliance that works with Apple HomeKit

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Nov 2015

Smart Lock: Home appliance that works with Apple HomeKit

  Update: August Home has announced that its second-generation Smart Lock will be compatible with HomeKit, and will arrive in six to eight weeks. We’ve added more details on the following page. Announced alongside iOS 8 at last year’s Worldwide Developer Conference, Apple’s HomeKit software aims to put its own spin on home automation. Using […]

These smart thermostats steal the heating and cooling spotlight

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Nov 2015

These smart thermostats steal the heating and cooling spotlight

In Accessories Home Automation By PowerHouz

When Apple alumni Tony Fadell and Matt Rogers unveiled their first-gen Nest Learning Thermostat in 2011, they ignited interest in a previously overlooked part of the home. All of a sudden, folks were paying attention to more than thermostat functionality — they were looking at design and the possibility of integrating their heating and cooling […]

PowerHouz takes Home Automation to a new level by expanding upon Apple HomeKit functionalities

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Nov 2015

PowerHouz takes Home Automation to a new level by expanding upon Apple HomeKit functionalities

On November 11th, 2015, Zysco Company announced the App Store Release of its latest update of PowerHouz, its Home Automation App fully integrated with the Apple HomeKit. PowerHouz, The Apple HomeKit Home Automation App is already at it’s third App Store release and in addition to supporting all the latest HomeKit features, it is now […]

GE Redefines Lighting with GE Align™ Lighting, Aiding Natural Sleep Cycle 

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May 2015

GE Redefines Lighting with GE Align™ Lighting, Aiding Natural Sleep Cycle 

In Accessories News By PowerHouz

GE Lighting’s new Align™ technology harnesses the power of lighting to help regulate melatonin, the “sleep hormone”, production, promoting the body’s natural sleep-wake cycle EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio — (March 5, 2015) —An estimated 50-70 million Americans suffer from chronic sleep issues, according to the National Institute of Health. In honor of National Sleep Awareness Week, GE Lighting has […]