I no longer trust anyone who promises HomeKit support "soon", so I wrote a Homebridge plugin for the Flic buttons instead: https://omg.dje.li/2020/02/adding-flic-buttons-to-homekit-using-homebridge/
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RE: Status of Apple HomeKit Support
Advanced LIFX LAN control using Photons Interactor
I have a pretty extensive LIFX deployment at home (55+ devices with at least 1 of every type) and was a little disappointed at the limited functionality included with the default LIFX LAN and LIFX Cloud actions.
This is a pretty advanced topic, so it may not be for everyone, but I still think it's worth giving it a try. If you have any questions, ask them here and I'll do my best to help you out, if I can .
Add HomeKit support via Homebridge with homebridge-button-platform
I have published a Homebridge plugin that will create virtual buttons in HomeKit that you can trigger using the "Internet Request" action of the Flic Hub LR.
Check it out here: https://www.npmjs.com/package/homebridge-button-platform
To configure your Flic, just add an Internet Request with the following values:
- Content Type:
If you have any questions or problems, please open an issue on GitHub: https://github.com/djelibeybi/homebridge-button-platform
Hopefully someone else finds this useful! :)