Building and Home Automation
Whilst smart buildings and new technologies are changing the way we work, it’s also apparent that technology is transferring the way we live. Home automation is more prevalent each passing year and is constantly evolving, in fact in today’s world, you don’t have to be home to be home.
Both the way we are using and interacting with technology is unrecognisable today compared to the world our parents inhabited. Our environmental wellbeing can be automated in advance, so when we arrive home we find the heating set to right temperature and rooms sufficiently lit.
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2 weeks agoI think you may have confused DesignSpark PCB which is for electronic schematic and PCB design with DesignSpark Electrical which is not related to PCB design, but electrical wiring, see https://designspark.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/213722829-How-do-I-create-a-schematic-drawing-...
3 weeks agoWhat are you trying to manipulate? This section is regarding Building and Home Automation
1 month agoI've been looking at Tado which seems to be a much lower cost solution and uses your phone GPS so if I leave the house it will turn the heating down. Now I just need to get IFTTT to send my wife a txt...
1 month agoNeither...why on earth would anyone want one of these things?
4 months agoNice tutorial,
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April 13, 2017 12:36
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An introduction to a series to help engineers and hobbyists alike to get to grips with automation and the protocols needed to make it work This series is presented by Peter Oakes The videos to accompany this presentation can be found here “www.youtube.com/c/thebreadboardca” This presentation has been made possible with the help from RS-Components