April 6, 2020 Serial Smart Home Maker, Mat Smith has uploaded his latest video – an hour long tour through his Node-RED home lighting zone management system. Check out the video below and visit nodered.org to get started on your own project.
March 31, 2020 Today sees the launch of myDOQ, an interesting new product that the makers describe as “the world’s first interchangeable smart modular plug socket system”. myDOQ powers and charges appliances and devices unlike anything seen before, thanks to its interchangeable front modules that can be simply and quickly […]
March 24, 2020 Here’s an interesting podcast that caught me by surprise. You see it’s 2 smart home professionals, extolling the virtues of DIY smart home platforms over traditional systems. What’s the Difference? I don’t agree with their definition of ‘smart home’ vs ‘home automation’, but I do get their […]
February 4, 2019 Here’s a cool new switch from Berlin based smart home specialists, Senic. The Nuimo Click uses EnOcean’s energy harvesting technology to create, not only a wireless switch, but a battery-less one too. Now you can have instant tactile control of your Sonos speakers or Philips Hue lights anywhere […]
March 5, 2020 It’s been bugging me that there’s something I’ve forgot on our plans for the new house. Well here it is, every home needs an autonomous outdoor security drone system… Autonomous Outdoor Security Drone System, The Future Trend by Sunflower Labs. Attractive garden lights house a powerful array […]
ComfortClick has launched what it’s billing as the first Z-Wave hub intended for both commercial and residential projects. Colibri enables system integrators and DIYers to integrate Z-Wave with other industry standards. Currently, Z-Wave is still predominately used only in residential projects. As smart home goes mainstream, the demand for mesh […]