Smart home

Smart home, news, reviews and rumours for anything that is a Smart home. Products are appearing all the time from Apple, Amazon, Google, Philips, Hive and more.

The smart home space is booming with products like Google Home, HomePod and smart lighting from Philips Hue and robots from Neato. Active JR will keep you up to date with all the latest smart home news and reviews.

Nanoleaf Canvas review on a wall

Nanoleaf Canvas review – Smart lighting a little different

Nanoleaf Canvas Review Smart lighting is typically a first purchase for a smart home buyer, but the Nanoleaf Canvas is not your typical smart lighting....
OSRAM Smart Plug deal

OSRAM Smart+ Plug HomeKit compatible – Deal of the day

Amazon has the HomeKit compatible Osram Smart+ plug Osram on special offer in the UK at the moment. Its normal price is £34.99, but...
HomeKit secure video guide

HomeKit Secure Video guide, iCloud plans, cameras, how it works

HomeKit Secure Video is coming later this year when Apple releases iOS 13 and like me you are excited for it will bring. However,...
Icons HomeKit

Logitech Circle 2 HomeKit secure Video support is officially coming

According to a post in the Logitech community forums by an official spokesperson, it looks like the Circle 2 will support HomeKit Secure Video...
IKEA SMART blinds release

IKEA smart blinds to launch in Europe in August, US in October

IKEA has finally confirmed the launch of the delayed smart blinds both for Europe and the US. The smart motorised blinds will hit Europe...
iOS 13 HomeKit whats new

HomeKit in iOS 13 hands on opinion – what’s new

Apple has released iOS 13 to developers with a significant update to Homekit in terms of functionality and app improvements. I have spent the...
IKEA SMART blinds release

IKEA smart shades to launch in August

While the date of the IKEA smart shades has been a moving event. It now appears IKEA has officially confirmed the launch date of...
Belkin Wemo 3 way light switch HomeKit

Belkins Wemo 3-way light switch with HomeKit available to purchase

Belkin's Wemo 3-Way Smart Light Switch with Apple HomeKit support is now available to purchase.The Wemo Smart Light Switch uses your existing home WiFi...
Netamo smart doorbell HomeKit Secure video

Netatmo smart video doorbell will support HomeKit Secure video at launch

Following Apple's announcement regarding HomeKit Secure Video coming later this year. Netatmo has officially confirmed that its upcoming Smart Video Doorbell will be compatible...
HomeKit iOS 13 at WWDC

Apple announces HomeKit secure video and router support at WWDC

Announced today at WWDC, Apple is adding improved support for security cameras and routers in HomeKit as part its iOS 13 update. While many users...

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