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New Philips Hue smart bulbs don’t need the Hue Bridge—but there’s a catch

[2019-06-27 13:00:00]

Philips is shifting to a new chip that has both Bluetooth and Zigbee radios onboard, but most people will still want a Hue Bridge on their home network.

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