Control your home’s Lights with your Phone
Smart LED lighting technology has definitely made managing home utilities easier. Recently, Elgato Eve released their smart home automation kits that work along with Avea smart LED lights, Smart Power batteries andApple’s HomeKit. Everything has pretty much stopped in North America for Labor Day (except for perv hackers), but IFA 2014 is ramping up in Germany and Elgato is using this event to debut a new lineup of smart accessories. The announcement encompasses three major new products: Eve, Avea, and Smart Power. Elgato Eve is easily the most compelling new product in this lineup. Through the use of several sensors, Avea monitors your home’s “air quality, temperature, humidity, air pressure, energy and water consumption.” These Bluetooth connected sensors report back to your iPhone or iPad via the Elgato Eve app. And here’s the best part, it will be fully compatible with Apple HomeKit… The whole story at 9to5 Mac.