Apple makes amazingly intuitive products. It also restricts the capability of them to limit the ‘options’ users have to make it easy for just about everyone to pick it up and use it. When using your iPhone with Home Automation you’re limited in what you can do without opening that up.
Step 1: Jailbreak and then keep reading
Don’t want to? You’re going to need to link Siri to an Android device.
Home Automation on an iPhone without a jailbreak (learn how) is pretty painful as there is far more interesting things you can do with your device that you need to unleash.
The master automator for iOS is discussed with ways to integrate with your automation hub. You can edit your triggers based on applications that open, schedules, events or settings on your phone. Read More
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IFTTT and iOS
IFTTT is great to integrate a lot of functionality of the web into your system without a jailbreak. It also allows a ‘no coding’ option to do some complicated tasks. Keep reading to read some interesting recipes.
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