Has been a while I’m automated my house and office. Recently I’ve bumped into Home-Assistant which blew my mind away! There are thousands of components available for install. one of it is Dyson fan, which is running on MQTT protocol.
The result was cool, You can now automate it to function accordingly to your lifestyle. E.g. turned it on when you sit on your working desk or turned it off the next minute after you walk away from your desk and etc.
How far can it go? is it limit by your imagination.
Let’s build one!
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Hi guys, today my sharing is how to build an HA system with Amazon Echo, Google Home, HA Bridge and Raspberry Pi 3
HA Bridge emulates Phillips Hue so that Google Home and Amazon Echo can be recognized any devices that are not yet supported by Google Home and Amazon Echo.
Google Home and Amazon Echo used as voice assistant to control devices created in HA Bridge and Home Assistant.
This sharing consists of 5 sections.
- Install HA Bridge
- Adding Vera/Vera Edge to HA Bridge
- Add customize device/scene
- Voice Assistant with Amazon Echo
Voice Assistant with Google Home (No longer supported due to Google change the pairing method)
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In this tutorial I will share with you, how to change Amazon Echo time zone to Singapore and set your traffic information.
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