Month: July 2015

Introducing August for Apple Watch

Controlling your August Smart Lock is now more convenient than ever. We’re excited to release a new version of the August iOS app that makes it possible to control your August Smart Lock with your Apple Watch. Features include:

  • Lock and Unlock Your August Smart Lock – initiate a lock or unlock from your Apple Watch with just a swipe and a tap.
  • View Your Lock’s Most Recent Activity – view a log of who has entered or exited your home and when, right on your wrist.
  • Receive Instant Notifications – get real time notifications when your door is unlocked so you have peace of mind.

To start controlling your August Smart Lock from your Apple Watch:

  1. Download and install the most recent August app on your iPhone
  2. Open the Apple Watch app on your iPhone
  3. Select August and turn on “Show App on Apple Watch” and “Glances”

For more detailed setup instructions, visit our Apple Watch walkthrough.

Experience August Smart Lock at Target Open House


What if you could explore the house of the future in downtown San Francisco?

Now you can. We’re excited to be a part of Target Open House, a first-of-its-kind connected home lab that inspires people to explore the world of connected home living – what it is, how it works and how it can make our lives better. August is one of a select group of connected home brands featured in the hybrid experiential and retail space.

Target Open House offers guests hands-on interaction with August, including the opportunity to try the August app and the August Smart Lock at three interactive demo stations.

Come by and visit! Target Open House is located at 789 Mission Street in San Francisco’s Metreon. Check the Target Open House website for hours of operation.