Wemo Mini – The First HomeKit Software Authenticated Accessory

Software Authentication for HomeKit is finally here and the first device to feature it is the Wemo Mini Wi-Fi Smart Plug from Belkin. It’s summer time and I need help from Siri to turn on a fan in the room to help circulate the cool air. I call on the Wemo Mini Smart Plug for help. We’ll take a look at updating the firmware and going through the unorthodox HomeKit setup without a HomeKit code. Software Authentication could be the start of something beautiful, and it features a HomeKit melody…

Simon T Bramley

Editor - Musician, graphic designer and HomeKit aficionado, living in Taipei, Taiwan.