Review: VOCOlinc’s HomeKit LED light strips offer the best value, no bridge needed

A week ago we checked out Sylvania’s $ 60 HomeKit light strip that works without a bridge and costs less than Philips Hue. Sylvania is a known name in lighting, but there’s an even cheaper option available if you’re willing to stray from major brands.

Hong Kong-based VOCOlinc offers a $ 40 smart LED light strip that works with Apple HomeKit, so how does it compare?

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Yahoo Mail for iOS adds ‘Medals’ feature for the latest Winter Olympics news

As the 2018 Winter Olympics officially kick off, Yahoo is capitalizing on the events in an attempt to make it as easy as possible for users to stay up to date. The company is adding features to Yahoo Mail that allow users to see the latest news out of Pyeongchang, South Korea…

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How to stream the 2018 Winter Olympics on iPhone, iPad, Mac & Apple TV

The 2018 Winter Olympics officially kick off tomorrow in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The Opening Ceremony will mark the beginning of the affair at 8PM tomorrow, Pyeongchang time. For those of us in the United States, that’s 6AM ET and 3AM PT. Thankfully, NBC will be rebroadcasting the Opening Ceremony tomorrow evening.

But, how do you stream the Winter Olympics and all of the events? Read on to find out…

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Apple TV app gains promised News section first shown in September

Apple today has further expanded its TV application on iOS and tvOS. Following the addition of a dedicated Sports section a few months ago, users can now use the TV app to access live streaming news content from several different sources…

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Apple investigating claim that AirPods started smoking & burst open

A Florida man claims that one of his AirPods started smoking while he was listening to music. As reported by WFLA, Tampa resident Jason Colon was working out at his local gym when he noticed his right AirPod “billowing” smoke…

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Apple developing ‘Little America’ TV show with Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon

According to a report from Deadline, Apple is working on developing a show called Little America, created by Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon who wrote the popular movie, The Big Sick.

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Snapchat launches custom filters and lenses for all users from $10

Snapchat today has launched two new features, allowing users to create custom filters and lenses. With the new customizable AR content, Snapchat is looking to increase user engagement and will also be creating more revenue as the new features start at $ 10.

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First HomePod orders now shipping for Friday launch

The HomePod launches this Friday in the US, UK and Australia. Customers are now getting Apple Store shipment notifications for their units right on time for Feb 9 deliveries.

The Apple Store is now sold out of initial HomePod stock but retailers like Best Buy may have HomePods if you are desperate to get one on launch day.

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