20$ Pocket router as Domoticz Home Automation Gateway

20$ Pocket router as Domoticz Home Automation Gateway

“TLDR; I built a openwrt based custom firmware(autom8box), that packs router_functionality+domoticz_server+mqtt_broker which is all-in-one home-automation-gateway-solution running on a cheap $20 router that can be purchased off-the-shelf. Wifi based home automation products are cheaper compared to zigbee or …

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ERrigator

ERrigator

“What is eRrigatoreRrigator is what it sounds like. It’s an internet connected irrigation controller. HW costs are less than $40 and probably could be pushed down to about $30. It supports up to 6 stations, but more can be …

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Introduction to MQTT

Introduction to MQTT

“In this tutorial, you’ll learn everything you need to know about the MQTT messaging protocol, why you would want to use it, and how it’s implemented. In a nutshell, MQTT uses your existing Internet home network to send …

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