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IoT light – fast and simple

Bastelgarage.ch provided me one of their gesture controlled light to play around a while back. This kit is based on a Arduino Nano and contain basically of a sensor (APDS-9960) and a LED strip (WS2812B). I like the design but … Continue readin...

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Home Assistant 0.69

Home Assistant 0.69 will bring you nice features. Curious? yes, then check the release blog post. [crayon-5baa4ac526945131943411/] Documentation: https://home-assistant.io/ Source: https://github.com/home-assistant/home-assistant Issues: https://gith...

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Home Assistant 0.68

Check the release blog post for all details about Home Assistant 0.68 which is out now. [crayon-5baa4ac526b46717558631/] Documentation: https://home-assistant.io/ Source: https://github.com/home-assistant/home-assistant Issues: https://github.com/hom...

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Home Assistant 0.67

Home Assistant 0.67 will bring you support for Mastodon, Nanoleaf Aurora Light Panels and other “things”. Check the release blog post for all details. [crayon-5baa4ac526d6f126043365/] Documentation: https://home-assistant.io/ Source: http...

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Home Assistant 0.66

After an additional week of testing was Home Assistant 0.66 released. This means that now we are on a three week release cycle and no longer do the two week cycle. More details can be found in the release blog … Continue reading →...

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Using Fedora Atomic with Home Assistant

My latest post in the Home Assistant blog is covering the installation and the setup of Home Assistant and Mosquitto on a Fedora Atomic host....

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M5Stack

Last week I received my M5Stack unit. It’s a nice little device with a ESP32 and a clever system to stack multiple elements. The top element contains a main unit that also contains a display, three buttons (beside the Power … Continue re...

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Home Assistant is again a winner

Home Assistant won again a Thomas Krenn award.  ...

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Home Assistant 0.65

Home Assistant 0.65 has dropped support for Python 3.4. The minimum supported version is now Python 3.5.3. More details can be found in the release blog post. [crayon-5baa4ac5274e6863810393/] Documentation: https://home-assistant.io/ Source: https://...

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Home Assistant 0.64

With Home Assistant 0.64 we hit the 1000 integration mark! Awesome, what else? Check the release blog post. [crayon-5baa4ac527710605286043/] Documentation: https://home-assistant.io/ Source: https://github.com/home-assistant/home-assistant Issues: ht...

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Home Assistant 0.63

The latest Home Assistant contains a bunch of new stuff including support for Mercedes. More details can be found in the release blog post. [crayon-5baa4ac52793e846112606/] Documentation: https://home-assistant.io/ Source: https://github.com/home-ass...

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Home Assistant 0.62

Home Assistant 0.62 has support for MyChevy, Iota and Venstar Thermostat. As usual are more detail available in the release blog post. [crayon-5baa4ac527b67552764378/] Documentation: https://home-assistant.io/ Source: https://github.com/home-assistan...

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Home Assistant 0.61

Home Assistant 0.61 is the first release in 2018. Welcome, 2018! As usual contains the release blog post all details. [crayon-5baa4ac527da1904420932/] Documentation: https://home-assistant.io/ Source: https://github.com/home-assistant/home-assistant ...

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Hello, 2018!

and bye bye 2017....

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Home Assistant 0.60

Home Assistant 0.60 brings you support for TwinCAT, more financial services and WebDAV. [crayon-5baa4ac527fd7683246639/] Documentation: https://home-assistant.io/ Source: https://github.com/home-assistant/home-assistant Issues: https://github.com/hom...

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