Mesh networking, whether it’s Wi-Fi or Bluetooth, seems to be the question of the month from multiple viewers, along with HomeKit multi-user capabilities and how to get started doing smart home consulting.
What's the better choice...smart dimmers or smart lighting? Other than the obvious differences, it can be a bit of a tricky decision to make. Cost can be a big factor, once you add up all of the lighting that you wish to control.
Questions this month ranged from smart home bandwidth concerns to Bluetooth smart lock connection issues to how to automate a programmable or push-button coffee maker!
This month it's questions on LIFX, weather notifications from IFTTT and what's the best remotely-controllable smart "spotlight", and the "viewer mail" comes in from around the world!
This month's Q&A episode is a 2-for-1 combo, since April was pretty "light" on LED lighting questions. Here's the fun topic rundown for this edition: CFL vs LED for "daylight white", mesh Wi-Fi, 3-way smart switches/dimmers, motion sensors for home automation, smart home integration on Windows 10 Mobile, and...buttons, buttons, buttons!
Smart bulbs on dimmers? They go together like peas and guac! And how about specialized LED spotlight fixtures for a shower? These topics and a bit more on this month's Lighting Q&A!
Getting better wireless performance from your connected gadgets and devices, alerts from HomeKit sensors, and...are home automation devices and the whole IoT thing even worth it?
This edition of our home automation Q&A show covers everything from Honeywell thermostat compatibility wtih SmartThings, how HomeKit is helping a viewer who’s visually-impaired, which sensors can trigger actions in Apple’s Home app, and more!