LIFX

  • Yonomi adds LIFX support

    Yonomi is one of the best services that brings your IoT devices together. Each smart device usually comes with a dedicated app from the manufacturer, but that leaves users diving in and out of apps, each with different UI to learn. Yonomi is becoming the best option for a...
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    Review: LIFX Color 1000

    When LIFX started their journey, the concept of a multi-coloured light globe that housed a WiFi module, controllable with your smart phone, was brand new. Fast forward a few years and the market is crowded and big competitors like Phillips Hue are now in the market. That hasn’t stopped...
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    Control your LIFX lighting from the new Windows 10 app

    Controlling the brightness and colour of the lights in your home or office is now made easier thanks to the LIFX Windows 10 app. Traditionally controlled from a mobile app, the Windows 10 app offers LIFX bulb owners the ability to control their lighting schemes from their desktop. With...
  • You can now control your LIFX lights through your Harmony remote

    Smart bulbs, LIFX is not only working on new models of lights, but also working on the integration pieces. For those people who have already joined Logitech’s Harmony multi-device controls, they can now add LIFX bulbs to the list of things they can control. With a Harmony hub based...
  • Review: LIFX Color 650 downlights

    LIFX are famous for their successful Kickstarter project to launch a Wi-Fi connected, multi-coloured LED lightbulb. Now they’ve finally shipped the downlight to all Kickstarter and pre-order customers and will soon launch exclusively to retail at Harvey Norman. Before that happens, I had a chance to try out 2...
  • LIFX Kickstarter delayed again, now mid-July at best

    LIFX, the smart phone controlled LED light from Kickstarter has unfortunately been delayed again. In the latest update from the LIFX team, they have confirmed they have returned from another visit to the manufacturing plant in Shenzhen, China with bad news. The revised date for the initial 500 is...
  • LIFX call for developers – Java, Objective-C and Ruby initially

    LIFX have just put out the call to developers in their latest update. In project update #18, the team at LIFX Labs are after developers to start writing apps for their new multi-coloured, smart globes. If you’re a programmer then pay attention. One of the best things about LIFX...
  • This is almost what your LIFX bulbs will look like

    One of the most popular Kickstarter projects LIFX is still in development, time for an update. As a backer email updates are becoming much more frequent which is great on one hand, but terrible on another. It’s great to get progress updates, but it also reminds you that thing...
  • Aussies just changed home automation forever–LIFX Smartbulbs Kickstarter

    It’s days like today that make me proud to be an Aussie. We’re a creative, innovative lot aren’t we? And better yet, we love our technology, so when the creative juices start flowing we can create some amazing ideas. The amazing creation I’m talking about is LIFX (pronounced “lyfex”)...