• IPads will soon lose the ability to serve as smart home hubs

    4 days ago - By Tech Radar

    Following the launch of iOS 16 later this fall, you will no longer be able to use an iPad as a smart home hub to control HomeKit devices. The news comes by way of iOS developer and MacRumors writer Steve Moser who dug through the code of iOS 16 Beta 2. He posted his findings on a long Twitter thread that goes through some of the other changes coming to Apple devices.
    iOS 16 changes
    MacRumors reports that, upon updating an iPad to iOS 16, a new message will appear in the Home app that reads "A home hub is required to take advantage of features like receiving accessory notification and...
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