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SmartThings launches Windows Phone 8.1 app for controlling connected home devices

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By John Callaham on 27 Oct 2014 02:46 pm

SmartThings, the connected home hardware maker, has announced the launch of its Windows Phone 8.1 app that can be used to control its many devices via the SmartThings Hub

Here's a quick bullet point list of the features in the app, whch is exclusive to Windows Phone 8.1:

  • Receive notifications when people, pets, and cars arrive and leave
  • Know when doors, drawers, and valuable items open, close, or move
  • Set your lights to turn on or off when you come, go, or when different things happen
  • Trigger window A/C or space heaters to turn on when you leave work
  • Turn on a light or TV in response to motion at night
  • Use your smartphone to automatically perform actions based upon your location
  • Monitor and control your energy use

Do you own any SmartThings products and if so how do you feel about the company adding Windows Phone support?

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