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Goodbye, Iris! Part 2

In the first part of this series we chronicled the instability, the frustration, and inability to achieve any sort of stability with the second generation of Lowe’s Iris. Problems seemed to be everywhere. Some issues were serious, like presence sensors dropping off the system and scenes failing to run to completion. The presence sensor instability had a nasty habit of setting the sirens off at 3am, or… Read More »

Save Instant Pack Film – You can help!

Long before there was Home Automation, before computers connected the world, and digital cameras lived in everyone’s pocket, there was the Polaroid Instant pack film camera, an innovation released to the world over 50 years ago.  It’s hard to escape the realization that world is a much different place than it was 50 years ago; it was a time when instant gratification had… Read More »

Welcome to IrisUsers is a site for users, fans, and enthusiasts of the Lowes Iris system.  Our mission is to deliver information to our members so that they may get the most out of their Iris home automation system. IrisUsers offers ideas, tips, and advice for all types of Iris users, from those with the most basic system to those… Read More »