Let there be light! …when there’s motion

The usual way of operating the lights in your home today is that when you step into a room you turn the lights on by pressing a switch (usually a wall switch) and you turn them off when you leave … Continue reading

A simple home security system with Domoticz and the Fibaro motion (multi) sensor

The Domoticz home automation software contains, among many other nice features, complete support for a home security system. Any security system consists of five main component types: Sensors to detect intrusion Cameras to record the unwanted events Sirens to sound the … Continue reading

Using the Milight / LimitlessLED / EasyBulb wireless smart LED lights with Domoticz

In the past we have talked about how you can control the MiLight / LimitlessLED / EasyBulb wireless LED bulbs using a Raspberry Pi and a command line utility. The details can be found in this article. We have also examined the very … Continue reading

How to turn your Raspberry Pi into a web server

Why Raspberry Pi?       Many people would say that the Raspberry Pi is not suitable to be used as a web server because of its relatively low hardware performance and resources. I tend not to agree. The Raspberry … Continue reading