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HomeKit News — Everything you need to know!

Apple's HomeKit framework, which brings together various smart home devices from various companies, is at the forefront of the increasingly popular smart home market. HomeKit news breaks all the time and we're collecting it here to keep you updated!

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Best Indoor Security Cameras

Indoor security cameras are a great way to give yourself peace of mind when you're away from home. Not only can you check in on pets if you have them, but you can also receive notifications that'll alert you to intruders. These are some of the best!

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How to control your lights with Amazon Echo

Amazon's Alexa smart assistant is a powerful tool for smart home control. You can use the Amazon Echo, Tap, and Dot to serve as the maestro for your connected lighting!

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With Amazon Petlexa, Alexa becomes dog's best friend

If you thought the Amazon Echo was cool before, just wait until you see the latest feature from the smart-assistant-in-a-tube! Petlexa lets dogs, cats, and other animals communicate with Alexa.

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Best Alternatives to HomeKit

Apple's HomeKit framework helps link up disparate home automation products and platforms. That said, it's not the only system for bringing together home automation products and platforms. These are the best alternatives to HomeKit!

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Google Home adds several new smart home integrations

Google Home, the Alexa-like smart speaker from Google, just added support for several popular smart home devices and platforms.

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Save Water and Improve Your Lawn With a Smart Sprinkler System

Watering your lawn can be a costly endeavor. A smart sprinkler system can help you cut back on your water bill by helping you determine the best way (time, duration, amount, etc.) to water your lawn.

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HomeKit-enabled, WiFi-connected iLuv Rainbow8 bulbs now available

iLuv's Rainbow8 bulbs, the first WiFi-connected, HomeKit-enabled bulbs, are now available for purchase.

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6 Ways Investing in a Smart Home Can Save You Money

Investing in a smart home can be pretty costly upfront, but you'll find the cost saving benefits over time help balance the initial investment. Here are six ways investing in a smart home can actually save you money!

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How to add your existing lights and fans to your HomeKit-enabled home

You don't have to spring for all-new HomeKit-enabled bulbs and fans to upgrade your home with HomeKit — you can add smarts to your existing setup with the help of these HomeKit-enabled in-wall dimmer and light switches!

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