COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Soap Inc., developer of unified home-based automation technology, today announced the retail availability of its Soap Home app that unites users' home automation devices such as lights and thermostats, while also connecting their computers, tablets and phones.
Soap is introducing the first single user app that communicates with the hub users already own such as a Netgear or Linksys router—no new hardware is needed. Soap currently allows users to control the following:
- Nest Thermostat Management: including fan, heating/cooling settings and remote management.
- Nest Protect Management: including carbon monoxide/smoke detection, battery level and check.
- Philips Hue Control: including on/off function, management of multiple hue lights and color selection.
- LIFX Bulb Control: including on/off function, management of multiple hue lights and color selection.
Through an easy step-by-step process, Soap Home app users can set up and manage multiple brands and devices by different vendors—from anywhere in the world. Users can go to soapapp.us to find a recommended set of devices that will automate their home with a few simple clicks.
In addition to the companies Soap currently works with listed above, new additions will be made including Wink, LightWave RF, ecobee, Iris, Dropcam, Honeywell, Insteon and Homeboy.
Soap Home is available for download at the Apple App Store for a limited time 99 cent price by visiting https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/soap-home/id982664755?mt=8. Android versions and other updates will be rolled out in the coming months.
"Our goal is to help people simplify the technology they use every day," said Brandon Jones, co-founder of Soap Inc. "Users of our app will discover new ease-of-use when it comes to control of their home automation world that has never been available before."
About Soap Inc.
Founded in 2013, Soap Inc. develops next-generation, unified smart home technology. Located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Soap Inc. is dedicated to providing intelligent technology that simplifies the lives of its customers. For more information, visit www.soapapp.us
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