Year: 2018

Nuimo Click Uses Energy Harvesting Tech for Wireless Sonos & Philips Hue Wall Switches – Automated Home

February 4, 2019 Here’s a cool new switch from Berlin based smart home specialists, Senic. The Nuimo Click uses EnOcean’s energy harvesting technology to create, not only a wireless switch, but a battery-less one too. Now you can have instant tactile control of your Sonos speakers or Philips Hue lights anywhere […]

Apple Clarifies Tencent’s Role in Fraudulent Website Warnings, Says No URL Data is Shared and Checks are Limited to Mainland China

Following user concern over Apple using Chinese company Tencent as one of its Safe Browsing partners for Safari, Apple has issued a statement assuring customers that website URLs are not shared with its safe browsing partners. For those unfamiliar with the feature, Safari sends data to Google Safe Browsing to […]

Apple Stores begin consumer friendly repairs of iPhones with third-party batteries while safety concerns swirl

Apple Stores are reportedly putting new repair policies in place. French publication iGen (translated) reports that the company is allowing iPhones with third-party batteries to be worked on by Apple’s Geniuses. Up until now, Apple has typically refused to repair or work on iPhones with non-original components like batteries. Here’s how […]