1. simonx314's Avatar


    Check out this video of an iPhone and Apple Watch controlling a home full of HomeKit devices. The Apple Watch is slower to control a home, but requires less effort. If you ask an iPhone to unlock/open a door, Siri says you must first unlock your iPhone. If you ask the Watch, Siri will unlock the door without any additional steps. That's one of the advantages of having a wearable that is permanently authenticated (until you take it off).
    Brandon Harhi likes this.
    03-30-2016 12:56 PM
  2. John Yester's Avatar
    Nice setup. it's an expensive setup!!! But very useful and economical in today's tech world!!!

    Can you share the spec's and applications being used
    03-30-2016 01:56 PM
  3. simonx314's Avatar
    Pause the video and look for the text that shows what devices/software ares used in each segment of the video. I bought almost all of these gadgets for substantially less than retail price from ebay or used on Amazon.
    Last edited by simonx314; 03-30-2016 at 09:26 PM. Reason: grammar
    03-30-2016 02:26 PM
  4. tsparks1's Avatar
    I would absolutely love this setup. But I wouldn't be alive long enough to enjoy it. My house mate hates technology with a passion. And it's her house by the way, if I were to do this the first lock would have to be on my bedroom door, or I might meet my demise while sleeping!
    simonx314 likes this.
    03-30-2016 03:00 PM

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