Kwikset Kevo smart lock

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Kwikset are a leading brand of door hardware and home improvement. The Kevo smart lock is a Bluetooth-enabled deadbolt that will turns your iPhone into your housekey. The Kevo smart lock gives you the ability to unlock the door with a smartphone, accompanied by a simple touch. Electronic keys (eKeys) can be sent to ...

Doorbell sends SMS Message when Pressed

Sunday, March 10th, 2013

  Along the lines of the Notifying Doorbell comes another project to enhance a doorbell. This Project from Martin’s Hobby site has details on a Wireless Doorbell that sends SMS Message when Activated. Includes the code for you to make your own. Via: Hacked Gadgets

Reverse Engineering for Home automation

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Reverse Engineering an AC Signal Protocol for use on 240v home automation...[video] Source: hackaday.com via David N on Pinterest

Automated blinds controlled via computer and remote

Thursday, August 27th, 2009

A neat project showing automated 'venetian' blinds controlled via computer and remote. I once had a mod done that used a stepper motor from a hard disk that turned the blinds via the wand on the blinds. That way it was able to leave the blind in tact and could ...