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KNX Motion Sensor: Top 10 List

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Motion sensors are the beginning of every great smart home. Today we present top 10 KNX motion sensors from different price and performance ranges.…

Nika Bergant

KNX Software: Which ETS license to choose?

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KNX has a variety of software tools for configuration of your smart home both for personal and professional use. This will help you choose the ETS license.…

Nika Bergant

KNX Smart Home: 10 reasons why you need it

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KNX is an international standard for home automation. 10 reasons why you need it: #1 Mobile app control, 2# Centralised cotrol, #3 500+ manufacturers & more…

Nika Bergant

KNX Presence Sensor: Top 7 list and automation guide

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The KNX presence sensor or detector is a KNX-certified device, used for presence monitoring and motion detection indoors. Here’s a list to help you choose.…

Nika Bergant

Apple Siri offline language processing announced at WWDC '21

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Today is the last day of this year’s Apple Worldwide Developers Conference event. Apple HomeKit had a special spot with updates we’ve all been waiting for…

Nika Bergant

KNX cable: Why and how?

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A popular choice for making your home smarter is KNX & the KNX cable is where the magic happens. Other communication systems: KNX RF, KNX IP and Powerline.…

Nika Bergant

KNX Programming: Guide & visualising with smart assistants

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If you want to take control of your KNX smart home or want to get into KNX professionally, you need to know the basics of KNX programming. Here you go:…

Aljaz Svigelj

Top 10 KNX weather stations for your smart home

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Weather can’t be changed, but once equipped with a KNX weather station you can change how your home reacts to it. Here's our top 10 weather stations:…

Nika Bergant

KNX user forum: How it became one of the largest smart home communities

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KNX user forum is the meeting ground for KNX homeowners and installers. Since 2007 became one of the most active forums for German-speaking KNX enthusiasts.…

Nika Bergant

Apple Shortcuts vs. full Apple HomeKit integration to Loxone/KNX

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There are two main ways to bring Apple HomeKit to your Loxone and KNX smart home: via Apple Shortcuts or full Apple HomeKit KNX or Loxone Integration.…

Nika Bergant