Jeff Butts, Managing Editor at The Mac Observer joins us. We ponder why Signify would want to get into the security game (and why consumers would want them to), discuss some updates on previously reported news, and dive into a discussion about the current state of HomeKit. New architectures, Shortcuts, and Matter…and what’s with this Works with Apple Home thing? It’s all getting kind of messy.
Home: On is a podcast focused on the connected home and home automation topics for the enthusiast and DIY communities. We run through industry news, take a closer look at interesting products, share project ideas, and present topics for information and education. Host Richard Gunther is joined by co-hosts and guests from the space, including industry experts, consumers, and company representatives. Past guests have included Molly Wood, Host and Senior Tech Correspondent for Marketplace; Jamie Siminoff, CEO and founder of Ring; and Mike Wolf, founder of NextMarket Insights and creator of the Smart Kitchen Summit.
Home: On is also part of Technology.FM, a curated collection of technology podcasts, including great shows like The Smart Home Show, the HomeTech.FM podcast, and The Food Tech Show.
MyHomeKithome YouTuber and podcast host Dustin Boggus joins Richard to talk about accessibility in the smarthome. Sure, it’s fun and futuristic to have lights and digital assistants that obey your commands and react to your presence…but what if your ability to work and live safely in your own environment depended upon it? Dustin shares his experiences with specific technologies and products and…