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Why you need to upgrade your light switch to the Eve Light Switch

Why you need to upgrade your light switch to the Eve Light Switch

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The Eve Light Switch (USA & Canada only) is the world’s first light switch with HomeKit technology built in allowing you to do much more than just any old regular light switch. Apple HomeKit tips and tricks without Apple TV A guide to Elgato Eve HomeKit... >>

How does the Eve app compare to Apple Home app?

How does the Eve app compare to Apple Home app?

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Apple Home is the dedicated HomeKit app that comes with iOS 10 allowing you to monitor and control your HomeKit enabled devices from your iPhone, your iPad or your Apple Watch. Apple HomeKit tips and tricks without Apple TV A guide to Elgato Eve HomeKit... >>

How to solve Sick Building Syndrome at home and work

How to solve Sick Building Syndrome at home and work

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Sick Building Syndrome is a condition caused by volatile organic compounds (VOC) in large quantities. People and pets release VOCs when they breathe, perspire or digest, but they are also released from other common items, such as carpet, paint, furniture... >>

A guide to Elgato Eve HomeKit accessories

A guide to Elgato Eve HomeKit accessories

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Elgato's Eve is all about improving your comfort at home. It wants to help you live smarter by giving you the knowledge and insight you need to do this.There are a number of devices available within the Eve range, all of which connect to the Eve app and... >>

What you need to get started with HomeKit

What you need to get started with HomeKit

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In order to have a smarthome, you don't have to be a homeowner.Think about it: let's say you rent an apartment somewhere or maybe live in a dorm room or are using a house share, you can still take your connected devices with you, from one move to the... >>

Five reasons to invest in a HomeKit device for your home

Five reasons to invest in a HomeKit device for your home

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Apple's HomeKit technology has many benefits. With support for HomeKit built into some connected devices, such as Elgato's Eve range and its Eve Room indoor sensor, you can turn any home into a smarthome quickly and easily. You can then manage it from... >>

Five scenarios for getting more from Apple HomeKit

Five scenarios for getting more from Apple HomeKit

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Apple Homekit is finally here. With over 100 products supporting the ecosystem, including Elgato Eve, there are now tonnes of things you can do to your home to help you enjoy it more.Homekit is a system that allows you to quickly and easily control devices,... >>

Elgato Eve review: Data without due cause
3.0 stars

Elgato Eve review: Data without due cause

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For the smarthome to work effectively and efficiently, you need sensors. There's no way around it. Elgato Eve delivers just that: a number of sensors for you to monitor your home and then have that information relayed to your phone (it's Apple iOS only... >>

The Christmas Gift Guide: Gifts for the home

The Christmas Gift Guide: Gifts for the home

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If you're looking for top tech gifts, don't forget your home probably wants a bit of love too. Here are some great suggestions to turn your normal home into a smart one.Tado ThermostatThis intelligent thermostat automatically adjusts to your daily routine... >>

Elgato Smart Power review: The portable charger that comes with an app

Elgato Smart Power review: The portable charger that comes with an app

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Let's face it, no matter how good your phone's battery is, the chances are come about 8pm you are running on vapour, especially if you've had a busy day.There are plenty of mobile portable chargers on the market that range from giving you just enough... >>

Elgato Eve will help you have a healthy, happy home (hands-on)

Elgato Eve will help you have a healthy, happy home (hands-on)

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Elgato announced a number of new smarthome products during IFA 2014 that will use Apple's new HomeKit platform, which is expected to be announced in further detail soon.The Elgato Avea smart lighting system was one of the new products detailed, along... >>

Elgato embraces Apple HomeKit with Avea smart lighting and Eve home monitoring

Elgato embraces Apple HomeKit with Avea smart lighting and Eve home monitoring

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Elgato has announced a couple of new smart home products that will embrace Apple's new HomeKit platform.The Elgato Avea smart lighting system will challenge the likes of Philips Hue, with its smart LED bulb.Compatible with iOS, the £39.99 Avea bulb won't... >>

Elgato Smart Power watches your calendar to ensure your iPhone never runs dry

Elgato Smart Power watches your calendar to ensure your iPhone never runs dry

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Elgato wants to take care of your iPhone power on the move with Smart Power.The Elgato Smart Power is an external battery with a difference. Rather than just sit there as a dumb battery, the Smart Power app will keep track of the battery's charge, so... >>

Elgato EyeTV Netstream 4Sat
4.5 stars

Elgato EyeTV Netstream 4Sat

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The Elgato EyeTV Netstream 4Sat is something that offers some real advantages to people who already have a satellite dish. The idea of the product is simple: you feed it between one and four satellite inputs, which it bundles up into a package that allows... >>

Stream satellite TV to your phone or tablet with Elgato's EyeTV Netstream 4Sat

Stream satellite TV to your phone or tablet with Elgato's EyeTV Netstream 4Sat

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British homes have always relied on the over-the-air broadcast of TV channels. But in an HD and 4K world, and with 4G mobile services in demand, the available bandwidth for terrestrial TV is shrinking. So surely it would be better to use the much less... >>

Elgato streams satellite TV to your iPad with the EyeTV Netstream Sat

Elgato streams satellite TV to your iPad with the EyeTV Netstream Sat

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Elgato has unleashed its latest EyeTV product - the Elgato EyeTV Netstream Sat - bringing with it HD satellite to your PC and direct streaming from the device to your iPad or iPhone via the EyeTV app.Previously, you would have had to have had your PC... >>

YouTube gets buzzy with Vuvuzela button

YouTube gets buzzy with Vuvuzela button

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YouTube has added some pretty cool buttons to its movie player over time. The best of which is probably the 720p/1080p button that lets you watch certain clips in glorious HD. If we had to say what the worst one it's ever added though, it would surely... >>

Elgato unveils dual-tuner EyeTV

Elgato unveils dual-tuner EyeTV

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Elgato has just unveiled the EyeTV Netstream DTT - a networkable dual tuner for DVB-T, which can take your digital television signal and channel it out across your home network. As it's a dual tuner, it'll allow two people to watch entirely different... >>

EyeTV One launches

EyeTV One launches

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In the States, Elgato has announced the EyeTV One, describing it as an easy-to-use TV tuner for DTV antennas. The EyeTV One delivers digital TV and HDTV channels straight to a Mac or PC, enabling users to watch and record TV shows that are broadcast over-the-air... >>

Elgato gets around EyeTV 3G restrictions with web app

Elgato gets around EyeTV 3G restrictions with web app

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Elgato has finally worked out a way of getting around Apple's 3G video streaming restrictions on the iPhone, and is launching a web app that allows TV watching over a 3G connection.As previously reported, Elgato had its EyeTV app pulled back in October... >>

TV streaming has mobile operators running scared

TV streaming has mobile operators running scared

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The days of the mobile phone being just a device for making emergency calls are far behind us, but while most of us have handsets that can at least play music or download our email on the go, the biggest fear now facing mobile phone operators and carriers... >>

Elgato EyeTV pulled from App Store

Elgato EyeTV pulled from App Store

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Elgato, a company that makes TV watching software for Macs, released an iPhone application at the end of September which allowed users to watch live television and previously made from their handset when in range of a Wi-Fi connection.Except that it also... >>

Elgato EyeTV comes to iPhone

Elgato EyeTV comes to iPhone

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Elgato has announced that its EyeTV application is now available on the iTunes App Store. The app allows users to watch live TV and recordings over the iPhone, as well as browse the program guide and start recordings remotely. You'll need the EyeTV 3.2... >>

Elgato offers 1080p EyeTV Sat

Elgato offers 1080p EyeTV Sat

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Elgato has announced the availability of EyeTV Sat, a TV tuner that'll deliver 1080p HD to your PC or Mac with just the use of a satellite dish. It doesn't require a Sky subscription. The EyeTV Sat connects to your satellite dish, and to a USB port on... >>

Elgato Video Capture USB device launches

Elgato Video Capture USB device launches

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Elgato has launched the Elgato Video Capture, angled as the "ideal solution" for transferring analogue video to a Mac and then to your iPhone or iPod. The USB 2.0 video device connects video recorders, set top boxes, camcorders, DVD players, and basically... >>

Elgato Turbo.264 HD video encoder
4.0 stars

Elgato Turbo.264 HD video encoder

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With so many ways to record stuff and so many ways to watch it, making sure the file you're about to watch or record is in the right format can be a nightmare. That is until the Turbo.264 HD encoder was launched, say its makers Elgato. Open the box and... >>

Elgato Turbo.264 HD available now

Elgato Turbo.264 HD available now

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Elgato's Turbo.264 HD is described as "an incredibly fast and easy-to-use tool that converts video files to a format that can be played on an iPod, iPhone, and Apple TV, used on a computer, and shared on the web". Turbo.264 HD allows Mac users to convert... >>

Elgato EyeTV Diversity dual-tuner DVB-T stick
4.0 stars

Elgato EyeTV Diversity dual-tuner DVB-T stick

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You've got your computer in your office, but fancy watching more than just the iPlayer or a live feed of the BBC channels. In steps the Elgato EyeTV Diversity Dual-Tuner DVB-T Stick hoping to turn your humble Mac into a fully-fledged personal video recorder.... >>

Elgato EyeTV DTT Deluxe TV tuner
3.0 stars

Elgato EyeTV DTT Deluxe TV tuner

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Work, work, work, that's probably all you do on your MacBook. Well Elgato want you to have some downtime with a tiny TV tuner that you can plug into a spare USB socket, allowing you to kick off your shoes and relax. But does it work? We get watching to... >>

Elgato updates EyeTV software

Elgato updates EyeTV software

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Elgato has fixed some bugs and added new features to its EyeTV TV software package. Version 3.0.4 includes improvements to the programme editor, some additional hardware support, and a few bug fixes that are country specific. A key improvement is the... >>

Elgato updates Mac TV sticks

Elgato updates Mac TV sticks

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The EyeTV DTT Deluxe was first but now Elgato has updated the rest of its USB TV tuner stick range. The EyeTV Hybrid, EyeTV Diversity and EyeTV DTT are now slimmer and more "feature rich". First up - the EyeTV Hybrid has had a major overhaul and now includes... >>

Elgato EyeTV DTT Deluxe launches

Elgato EyeTV DTT Deluxe launches

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Elgato has announced the EyeTV DTT Deluxe, a TV Tuner Micro-Stick for Digital Terrestrial Television (DVB-T) designed for Macs. The Deluxe works in the USB port of any Mac without blocking other devices - apparently not even on the MacBook Air's port... >>

EyeTV gets update for Freesat

EyeTV gets update for Freesat

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The latest update has been released for the internet TV service, EyeTV, promises compatibility with the BBC and ITV's new Freesat service, as well as solving some glitches with the previous version. The main addition to version 3.0.2 is H.264 support,... >>

Macworld2008: Elgato Systems announces EyeTV 3

Macworld2008: Elgato Systems announces EyeTV 3

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Elgato Systems has announced EyeTV 3, an update to its EyeTV television software. In addition to a new user interface, the software offers an extended program guide featuring intelligent searching and recording functionality and new network features.... >>

Elgato EyeTV 250 Plus Mac TV tuner
4.5 stars

Elgato EyeTV 250 Plus Mac TV tuner

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You love your computer, you love your TV, wouldn't it be great if the two could be married together in beautiful harmony? Well Elgato believes it has the answer with the Elgato EyeTV 250 Plus. But has it? We get channel hopping to find out. The Elegato... >>

EyeTV software gets 2.5 update

EyeTV software gets 2.5 update

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EyeTV 2.5 is a free update to the EyeTV 2 television software and includes new features for viewing on the Mac, the iPhone, and iPod touch. The update, which should download automatically if you're already an EyeTV user, will include the following: Wi-Fi... >>

Elgato launches EyeTV 250 Plus

Elgato launches EyeTV 250 Plus

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Elegato has launched the Eye TV 250 Plus - a digital and analogue TV receiver together with a hardware encoder in one device. It delivers free-to-view digital television (DTT, or Freeview) to your Mac, as well as conventional analogue TV via standard... >>

DiBcom and Elgato announce their own TV tuner for Mac, the EyeTV Diversity

DiBcom and Elgato announce their own TV tuner for Mac, the EyeTV Diversity

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Perhaps to steal a bit of thunder from Miglia, who just announced a TV tuner for the MacBook Pro, DiBcom and Elgato have announced their own TV tuner for Mac, the EyeTV Diversity, although it won’t be available until later this year. The paring hooks... >>

EyeTV for DTT digital TV
3.5 stars

EyeTV for DTT digital TV

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The promise of a pocket-sized Digital TV for the Mac is quite an appealing one. But can nice things always come in small packages? We plug in and find out. Teaming up with Terratec, Elgato has taken the company's small compact device called the Cinergy... >>

eyehome digital media player
4.0 stars

eyehome digital media player

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While there are plenty of options available for PC users to get their images, music and movies on to their televisions to share away from the computer, there is little choice available for Apple Mac users at the moment. Last month Apple closed the loop... >>