New app to log HomeKit events, Apple TV alternative from Roku launches and more.

Cupertino, January 1, 2022

Also on this Sunday we sweep the events of the last seven days together again and offer you a compact overview.

Compact aroma diffuser from VOCOlinc launches

Right at the beginning of the week VOCOlinc launched the compact HomeKit Aroma Diffuser VOCOlinc Ripple launched.

VOCOlinc Ripple: Small HomeKit Smart Aroma Diffuser Launches

But not only has the form factor shrunk, the price has also become much more affordable. You can get the VOCOlinc Ripple for under 40€ at Alza.

IKEA announces new SYMFONISK table lamp and launches air purifier

IKEA this week announced a new SYMFONISK table lamp in cooperation with Sonos. The lamp with integrated speaker is expected to be available in mid-November.

New app to log HomeKit events Apple TV alternative from

The HomeKit air purifier IKEA STARKVIND is available this week. The standalone device is available in white or black for 99.99€, for the table, also available in white or black, 149.99€ are due.

Automation of the week: The modern air freshener for the bathroom

Matching the new aroma diffuser from VOCOlinc, we show you in our current Automation of the Week how you can use the device as a modern air freshener in the bathroom.

The modern air freshener for the bathroom

Instead of only distributing fresh fragrance, the bathroom fan can also be switched on at the same time via the switch.

eero Pro 6 now also available here in Germany

In addition to the eero 6, which has already been available for some time, you can now also purchase the eero Pro 6 in this country.

eero Pro 6 now also available in Germany

The Pro model scores with better hardware and a larger range.

Keypad from tedee announces itself

The HomeKit door lock provider tedee wants to offer a keypad as an accessory in the future.

Keypad from tedee shows itself for the first time

This not only allows the door lock to be unlocked via a code. An integrated NFC reader also allows NFC tags to be used as a key replacement.

HomeLog: App logs HomeKit events

Aaron Pearce has once again developed a new HomeKit app. HomeLog shows you events in your HomeKit home on your iPhone or iPad and can help you better understand what's going on and track down potential errors. If you run the app permanently on your Mac, you can also log the events continuously.

HomeLog: App logs HomeKit events

The developer has launched a public beta this week, which you can participate in via TestFlight. If you have controllers for HomeKit in use, you can also activate logging there.

Media players from Roku launch in Germany

If you are looking for an alternative to the Apple TV, you can now also use the media players from Roku. Besides AirPlay 2, they also support Apple HomeKit.

Media players from Roku launch in GermanyNew app to log HomeKit events Apple TV alternative from


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