32 iPhone Apps to Control Your Home

32 iPhone Apps to Control Your Home

ElectronicHouse offers an useful roundup of 32 iPhone Apps to Control Your Home. It might be useful for iPhone owners or smarthome system users. Because iPhone looks a perfect solution for portable control panel for your system. Moreover, it allows to control the system even from another country using WiFi or 3G connection. Great device and great roundup!

New Boxee update and NHL GameCenter LIVE

Boxee and NHL

Yesterday Boxee development team announced a new update of current beta version. It includes a new file identification indicator to see how many files Boxee is scanning, has identified, and doesn’t recognize in your media library, possibility to manually set proper type for any video file, Facebook & Twitter is added to the Boxee feed, better RSS management. Sure there is a lot of bug fixes in that update which bring closer the day when the stable Boxee version will be released.

The same day Boxee added a new online video service – NHL GameCenter LIVE. Now Boxee uses and NHL GameCenter LIVE subscribers may enjoy great Hockey games & fights in HD on their Boxee HTPCs.

It’s good to see that Boxee is growing day by day. Still waiting Boxee Box from D-Link.

Control Bang & Olufsen equipment with iPhone

BeoLink for iPhone

Owners of Bang & Olufsen equipment now have a possibility to control it via iPhone or iPod Touch (iPad can be used as well I suppose) using BeoLink App. App communicates with Bang & Olufsen equipment via WiFi and it needs Master Link Gateway with firmware 1.40 or up to manage devices. Those devices can be not just AV, but lighting control or shades actuator, for example. After installation and configuration which is not difficult at all, consumer will have a portable and not expensive control panel with good looking GUI for their systems.

If you just thinking to buy Bang & Olufse products but would like to see all features of BeoLink App you can do it easily with demo mode offered by application.

The BeoLink App can be installed from iTunes without any charges. So, it’s really good opportunity for all Bang & Olufsen owners!