Episode 297

Introduction to Home Automation: Part 2


August 2nd, 2022

54 mins 15 secs

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This week Noah and Steve dig into the exact make and models of devices they use, what they like, what they don't like, and how to do it yourself!

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01:50 Hedgedoc Profile photo

  • Sleuth Asked:
    • How do you set profile photos in hedgedoc/codimd?
  • Gravatar

03:10 Differences Between Remote Access? - Griffon

08:55 Cloudflare for self hosting? - JJ

  • Cloudflare decrypting and re-encrypting
  • Maybe for a public site
  • Hardpass
  • Please write back in

12:45 Option for Power Monitoring - Patrick

  • Egauge
    • Stores 30 years of data
    • Not Open Source
    • Easy API
  • Cheaper options out there

15:50 Energy/Solar Monitoring - Jeremy

18:50 Re: Phones and Privacy - Roger

  • Silent Pocket
  • Faraday Cage for phones
  • Practicality of faraday cages on phones

23:20 News Wire

25:10 IOT Devices, Sensors, and Control Points

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