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Learn before you build and stay on top of the latest trends in the smart home ecosystem.

Top 8 KNX Visualisation Servers: The Ultimate List

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See the top 8 KNX visualisation servers and what makes them great. We’ll also add a bonus for fans of Apple HomeKit, Google Home, or Amazon Alexa.…

Aljaz Svigelj

Living in a KNX/Apple HomeKit smart home. What’s it like?

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Our Founder has prepared an in-depth article about his experience using Apple Home app for visualisation automation in a KNX home with over 200 devices.…

Gregor Rebolj

A mix of KNX infrastructure and Apple HomeKit as a primary interface is redefining “smart” in a smart home

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This article will show you the benefits of Apple HomeKit in your KNX or Loxone smart home whether you're building a new house, already living in a smart home or if you're a professional Loxone or KNX system integrator.…

Rok Prevolšek

#STAYHOME and DIY

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Build the DIY 1Home Box and implement voice control into your Loxone, Gira or other KNX smart home. It works by integrating a smart assistant such as Amazon Alexa, Google Home or Apple HomeKit in your home.…

Rok Prevolšek

Voice control for a KNX smart home

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The popularity of voice-enabled technology is increasing and it’s time to consider the options for integrating voice control into the world of wired KNX smart homes. Here is a selection of both commercial and open-source voice control solutions for your KNX smart home.…

Dejan Bukovnik

Integrate a smart assistant mobile app into your Loxone or KNX smart home

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Integrating a smart assistant mobile app (Alexa, Google Home or Apple Home) into your wired smart home is one of the most future-proof upgrades for your home. Since not all mobile apps are the same for your wired smart home (Loxone, KNX, Gira, etc.) we made this guide.…

Rok Prevolšek

Control your Loxone or KNX smart home with Apple HomeKit

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Want to connect your Loxone, Gira or KNX smart home to Apple HomeKit and make the most of the Apple smart assistant platform. Create custom scenes, automations, geofencing, remote access and more. Just integrate 1Home today and try it out!…

Nika Bergant

A shift in privacy by smart assistants

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Privacy is a hot topic among the leading smart home players at the moment. The big three, Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple HomeKit, are pivoting their view on privacy since the market has been showing bigger and bigger resistance to data gathering.…

Rok Prevolšek

Why should you integrate a smart assistant in your smart home?

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People often confuse smart assistant platforms with voice assistants and we are here to tell the difference. Let's show you the value of integrating a smart assistant into your Loxone, Gira or KNX IP Interface smart home.…

Nika Bergant

Benefits of integrating smart assistants in your KNX IP Interface smart home

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These are the benefits of having a 1Home Box connect smart assistant platform (Amazon Alexa, Google home or Apple HomeKit) in your KNX IP Interface home.…

Nika Bergant