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April 2nd, 2021

Building Smart Automations With Apple Home, Siri Shortcuts

Over the past few months, I've had a blast building out my smart home, using Apple's Home app as the foundation. Who knew how much fun it would be making things happen in the house without having to move a finger? I'm still at the beginning stages, but I thought it would be useful to document what I've done and learned so far.

Automating your smart home and life makes use of two apps that come with your iPhone: Home and Shortcuts. (The links to each in the following text take you to Apple's User Guide for for each app, which I would recommend perusing if you get lost.)

    
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March 22nd, 2021

Balanced Article on “Smart Home” in 2020 Gives Nod to Apple for Privacy/Security

    
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February 17th, 2021

Can You Fall In Love With A Watch Face?

I recently began exploring all the different faces that are now available for the Apple Watch. There are many cool options these days, but I happened upon one that I simply can't get enough of. It's the kaleidoscope face, which comes with a nice array of image options and several "facet" styles.

    
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