Philips Hue iPhone controlled lights

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Philips Hue lights are available from Apple. Anyone thinking about getting some of these tomorrow?
 
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I looked at these
http://www.greenwavereality.com/
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but then saw Hue
I am getting them Chritmas is cooming up fast .......
I saw these first, too. But Hue is coming tomorrow instead of next March. And, while a little more costly, the Hue lights can change colors and the GreenWave lights can only do on/off/bright/dim, as I read it.
 

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I hope I can order them
since I kinda a Hurricain over my house
Yeah I want them can't test light until Christmas so :(
Well, they are on the Apple Store App now. I will go to the Store this morning to see if they have them locally.
 

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In theory this an amazing idea. The length of time they will last to remote operation of. However comma how often do you really need to dim a light? I mean really?
Novelty aspect is amazing. Much like Siri. Cool at first. Not used after a few weeks.
 
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In theory this an amazing idea. The length of time they will last to remote operation of. However comma how often do you really need to dim a light? I mean really?
Novelty aspect is amazing. Much like Siri. Cool at first. Not used after a few weeks.
And they'll sell a zillion of them because they're in the Apple store.
 
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Also a very good point.

How long till we have Apple made appliances controlled from an app. I know you can do it already with appliances but actually Apple made
As George Carlin said so many years ago, "If you nail two things together that have never been nailed together before, some schmuck will buy it!" :D
 

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Also a very good point.

How long till we have Apple made appliances controlled from an app. I know you can do it already with appliances but actually Apple made
Shhh Naps is still waiting for his tooth paste dispenser! LOL
 

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Shhh Naps is still waiting for his tooth paste dispenser! LOL
I use this as an example daily.
"your iPhone will do almost everything now. Siri will even date you. Only thing it doesn't do is dispense tooth paste, but wait for next years model. It just might by then. "
 

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I'm all for home automation. My A/V network is pretty extensive. However, I've never had any desire to set this kind of thing up. I guess I'm just not that into light.
 

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I got the lights for Christmas
There are 3 bulbs so each gets 1 of them
Hubby the safety freak can turn it in and off even when we are traveling
Kid has sensory issues and it is the perfect gift for him
I will use mine when I wake up lights are to bright
200 yeah pricy but it is still a fun Christmas gift
They have those belkin plugs with App I thought to get one too


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I'm all for home automation. My A/V network is pretty extensive. However, I've never had any desire to set this kind of thing up. I guess I'm just not that into light.
What about partial light? Or darkness?
 

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I need something to get my lazy butt up off the couch once a night at least.