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#382: Home Automation Update

June 19th, 2017 · 102 minutes

Katie and David review the current state of Home Automation and the technology they use in their homes. We also talk about our new iPads and wrap-up WWDC.

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Links and Show Notes

How to Get Started with TextExpander for Teams
iPad Pro - Apple
Dash Sleeve for iPad Pro
Amazon.com: iPad Pro 10.5 Case - MoKo Translucent Slim Hard Plastic Bumper Protector / Back Cover for Apple iPad Pro 10.5 Inch 2017 Tablet, Clear (Compatible with iPad Pro Official Smart keyboard): Computers & Accessories
WWDC Reflections and Future Hopes — MacSparky
A Little iPad Productivity with iOS 11 — MacSparky
What's New in HomeKit - WWDC 2017 - Videos - Apple Developer
Apple Opens Up HomeKit Platform To Make Smart Product Development Easier - Mac Rumors
D-Link Omna 180 Cam HD Camera
Kwikset Premis Touchscreen Smart Lock, Works with Apple HomeKit
Apple HomeKit Automation Devices Now Compatible with MyQ - Chamberlain
New home, New Tech — Katie Floyd
How I Use My Synology (Casey's Network Attached for N00bs) — Katie Floyd
Philips Hue White A19 Starter Kit
Nest Learning Thermostat 3rd Generation
Ring Video Doorbell Pro
Amazon.com: Wemo Mini Smart Plug
Amazon Echo
Amazon Echo Dot
Dual USB Charger Outlet
Outdoor Solar Lighting
Amazon.com: Eero Pro Wi-Fi System (2nd Generation)
ecobee4 Alexa-Enabled Thermostat with Sensor
Amazon.com : Canary All-in-One Home Security Device
Amazon.com: Synology DS916+
Amazon.com: Seagate 4TB IronWolf NAS SATA Drive
New 'Wemo Bridge' Will Bring HomeKit Support to Belkin's Wemo Line This Fall - Mac Rumors
White Noise on the App Store
Amphetamine on the Mac App Store
Plex Media Server - Your media on all your devices
Amazon.com : D-Link Day & Night Wi-Fi Camera
How to connect to Synology's VPN Server using a Windows PC or Mac
Discover IFTTT and Applets - IFTTT