smart plug

Ikea Will Reportedly Launch its Own Smart Plugs in October

According to a new report from Norwegian site Tek.no, Ikea has confirmed that they are planning to launch its own smart plugs in October. The company has apparently set the price for its 150 Norwegian Krone at roughly $18 USD. Ikea will also sell a magnetic wireless remote for an unknown price, but this remote will...

iDevices and iHome Announce HomeKit-Enabled Smart Plugs [CES 2015]

Today at CES in Las Vegas, iDevices and iHome announced two HomeKit-enabled devices that lets users to remotely control a variety of devices using an iOS device. iDevices has announced its upcoming Switch smart plug, which takes advantage of the company’s existing app to give users control over the plug. The device plugs into a standard...