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How to use Geofencing with Amazon Alexa to make your Loxone, Gira or other KNX home even smarter

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Alexa’s location-based routines (geofencing) let you tie multiple smart home actions to your phone’s location. With geofencing, you can set your personalized entrance music to blast as soon as you walk through the door. Or just have the lights turn on when you arrive, as most people.…

Nejc Lotric

Automations make your home work for you

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Automations make your home work for you in such a way that your devices switch on based on a pre-set trigger. No human interaction needed for pushing the buttons or saying the command.…

Nika Bergant

How to set up Geofencing for Apple users

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With Apple HomeKit and the 1Home Box you can create all kinds of smart home automations and routines, either based on an action, location or time. The automations that are based on location, are called geofencing and we're going to explain how to set it up with Siri/HomePod and 1Home.…

Urban Marovt

Voice control any device with Logitech Harmony Hub.

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You can stop searching for the different mobile apps and experience a truly connected home. Use voice and control devices of every type. Say a single command to trigger your non-smart AC, and TV together with your smart lights and switch on Netflix all simultaneously.…

Nejc Lotric

Earth Day 2019: celebrate it with these 5 smart home ideas

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As buildings account for 40% of total energy consumption, they represent a considerable energy and money savings potential. We’ve collected these 5 suggestions on how you can celebrate this year’s Earth Day by making your home’s energy consumption smarter:…

Nika Bergant

Let routines make your life easier!

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You wake up at the same time practically everyday, wash your teeth everyday, read the news, drink coffee. We also use our homes in a similar way every day. Routines are a great way to blend our home with our routines in a seamless way.…

Nejc Lotric

Groups can control all devices of the same type!

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Groups enable you to arrange devices into groups and control them as a single entity. With your smart home devices associated with specific rooms, the assistant will let you accomplish more with fewer words.…

Urban Marovt

Single device naming for better control

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Naming single devices should be short and intuitive, otherwise your assistant may not be able to understand you or even worse, you won’t be able to memorise the commands. Avoid the assistant’s error message “There are multiple devices with that name.” and make the device names short and sweet.…

Nika Bergant

How to remember controls for an interface without a screen?

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Is your voice assistant getting confused all the time? 🤔 Here’s a guide on how to name your smart devices, create groups and enjoy routines - so you can really say you have upgraded to the most intuitive interface.…

Rok Prevolšek

Connect Sonos speaker and KNX/Loxone lights to get this party started!

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Imagine the luxury of combining great audio with lights and blinds, and on top of it, have the ability to control this whole package with your voice. Follow this guide to see how easy it is to control your sound system together with lights and blinds to create the perfect party ambience.…

Nejc Lotric