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  1. App for Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE

    Love my new Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE. I think it would be nice if Skylark supported the Apple Watch in a way that I could leave my iPhone at home and still put Nest into Away mode when I am out and about.

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    • IFTTT Actions

      It would be great to be able to turn off/on guest mode, or set home/away in IFTTT, based on a trigger from another service

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      • Monthly subscription option

        Hi folks, Jason here (I'm the owner of Skylark). I'm curious how the community feels about having the option to pay a low monthly fee to use Skylark, instead of a single, one-time fee?

        While the total cost to you would be higher, the recurring income generated would help fund additional device integrations, new features, and improvements to the app.

        Please chime in with your thoughts, I'm listening!

        ~Jason

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        • Notification only when error occurs, notification usability tweaks

          A setting to hide all the mundane "going to home mode", "going to away mode" notifications is desired; the remaining notifications should only occur when an error occurs i.e. - some registered devices haven't reported geolocation so keeping thermostat in home mode. Cause of unknown device geolocation often is due to login credentials being lost after an app update, or physical device having been swapped out for another (AppleCare replacement) and Skylark not being installed/credentialed/configured/newdeviceregistered/olddevicedeleted with Skylark service.

          Also, when ALL device geolocation informations aren't known, the notification should be changed from "~thermostat staying in home mode since a device…

          2 votes
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          • Noncircular Geofences

            It would be great to be able to click points on a map and have lines be drawn between them as we click to form a polygon, rather then being forced to use a circle.

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            • Nest Sense with Skylark

              Is it possible to have Nest Sense on (auto away/home) next to using Skylark?
              My wife and i leave house everyday for work but we have 3 different babysitters every week that are at our house, so more often then not the Nest needs to be set to home even if our Skylark devices are away

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              • Ability to set Nest to Heat/Eco/Off with Away/Home

                The nest Thermostat will heat your home for 30 minutes of a pre defined schedule before checking if it is set to away. If the Nest Thermostst is set to ECO then this does not happen.

                If you use the Nest Thermostat set to Eco when away this does not stop the nest heating for 30 minutes before checking

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                • Use Airbnb calendar to activate guest mode

                  This might be a bit of an edge case, but the issue I was trying to solve when I found Skylark was when our whole family is away from the house for a time because we're renting our house on Airbnb.

                  I don't see that Airbnb has a IFTTT channel - so it may require using their API - I just don't want to forget when I have someone coming and have them arrive to a hot or cold house: http://airbnbapi.org/#get-calendar-info

                  For now I can just leverage the undo swipe - that's nice thinking. Thanks for putting this together.

                  3 votes
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                  • Different strokes for different folks

                    I don't know if it's technically feasible but if you could have different temperatures for different people that would be amazing. For instance, the main account holder and home owner prefers it at 72. While they're home this is the preferred temperature. However, they leave and their spouse or children prefer it at 68. Well then based off of a preset hierarchy you can change the temperature to that persons liking. Sucks if you're on the bottom end of that totem pole. But hey, that's life.

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                    • History

                      How about adding a history function ? Maybe 2 wks. And ability to copy/paste.

                      3 votes
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                      • Ability to rename Devices

                        I have two devices so far and they are both called "iPhone". I'm using IFTTT to notify when the home is empty or when someone arrives and it would be nice to have the ability to name the specific device.

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                        • Notification when home status hasn't changed in awhile.

                          Just realized my wife deleted the app on her phone so our status was stuck on home for I don't know how long. Be nice to get a notification if the home status hasn't changed a while.

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                          • Smartthings

                            Smart things only has geofencing if you buy a fob. Support smart things

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                            • Guest mode also prevents IFTTT triggers on/off setting

                              Please create a setting so that Guest Mode also stops IFTTT triggers. It would be the same effect as a home/away control within IFTTT as someone else suggested, but would just not update whatever else people are using arrival/departure changes for, so those systems would stay in whatever mode they are already in. I use guest mode because I don't want my NEST going into away mode when I have guests, Skylark is awesome for geofencing, and everything I have it talk to via IFTTT I also don't want to go into away mode when I have guests. Definitely make…

                              4 votes
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                              • Allow more Geofence locations

                                This would be APPsolutely perfect if it allowed more than one geofence location. i.e. Have a geofence for work or another location other than my house in that if I leave another geofenced location, set thermostat to home so that by the time I get home, the house has heated up. Please add this feature - it would be epic!

                                25 votes
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                                • Add away/home mode as an IFTT action since the nest IFTT doesn't let you set this, and it would be really useful

                                  I would love to be able to set nest to away/home using IFTT. For some reason the nest IFTT channel won't do this despite users requesting it. If skylark IFTT can implement it that would be great.
                                  Main reason is to schedule home/away updates using triggers on IFTT in the way that should be possible with the nest channel but isn't. The nest channel only let's you change temperature which isn't really compatible with skylark way of doing things.

                                  13 votes
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                                  • Let Skylark learn that you're heading home

                                    The latest ios update sends me iphone notifications as I leave the office regarding the traffic on my evening commute. I don't know how, but it knows that I'm heading home. It would be great if the same function could be used for Skylark to sense my return commute and set my thermostat to "home" so that the house is at temperature when I arrive. This could either be automated, or it could prompt for a confirmation--thus helping me to remember. The prompt might be helpful for non-work trip as well. I leave the restaurant/movie/etc and forget to turn up…

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                                    • Hot water geolocation

                                      It would be great to have geolocation control over the hot water too with the new gen 3 Nest

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                                      • Support for proliphix too

                                        I have 6 nt series devices that I already access remotely. Add these to the menus of choices.

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                                        • Support for Sensi

                                          Sensi is a more economical solution than Nest and gets far better reviews. With Amazon Echo and Wink support, it is gaining market fast.

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