Simple Control 5 Now Available!

What’s New, What’s Changed, Migration Tips Simple Control 5 is now available. It’s a complete revamp of the original app, once called Roomie Remote. When I launched Roomie Remote over 6 years ago in 2011, the iPad was only a year old. Devices were very different from what they are now. It’s fun to go […]

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Simple Control 4.5 Now Available!

Simple Control is now available in 3 editions: Simple Control Home is the newest member of the family and recommended as the primary entry point for Home and Do-It-Yourself users. Simple Control System (previously Simple System) is for customers of integrators/dealers. Simple Control One allows individual device purchases with guides and a limited feature set […]

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Roomie Remote is now Simple Control!

New Features with Simple Service or Roomie Service: watchOS 2 App: Completely reimagined, Simple Control for Apple Watch is a major leap forward for ease of use and quick accessibility for AV Control and Automation (watchOS 2 is required.) Among many new features,the Digital Crown can now be used to control volume. Notification Center: The […]

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Roomie 3.2 with Apple Watch and TiVo Recording Now Available!

NEW ROOMIE SERVICE FEATURES Roomie for Apple Watch: Rooms, Activities, and Virtual Remotes are now accessible directly from Apple Watch! TiVo Recording: OnePass recordings and one-time recordings can now be scheduled right from Roomie’s guide. TiVo OnePass Management: Editing and management of your existing OnePasses.   IMPROVEMENTS Much smoother Forward and Reverse functionality for Amazon […]

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Roomie 3.1 with Amazon Fire TV, SmartThings Connect, and Apple TV Guide Integration Now Available!

NEW FEATURES Amazon Fire TV: Both Fire TV and Fire TV Stick are now auto-discovered and controlled via IP including keyboard support. LG TVs: LG Smart TV and WebOS models with IP control are now auto-discovered and controlled via IP including mouse/keyboard control. LG TVs cannot be powered on via IP, most scenarios require additional […]

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Roomie 3.0 with Apple TV and Nest Control, iOS 8 Enhanced Now Available!

New Devices Apple TV: A truly unique breakthrough, Roomie now features direct network control of all current Apple TV generations including gestures, media feedback, and keyboard support. Nest Thermostats: Official, supported control over Nest thermostats including commands to set cool/heat points, fan timers, and away status. Roomie Blaster: New infrared adapters available from the Roomie […]

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