A long time ago, I made an IR receiver for LIRC to control my MythTV box. I’m cleaning my house and found the datasheet for the module I used. Here it is:
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When taking a shower last week, I did some serious thinking to an idea I have since a long time: automating the shower.
Two values would be regulated: pressure and temperature. Cold water would control pressure and hot water would control temperature.
The system would remember settings for each user, and would provide default values for strangers.
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My latest home automation project, since a month or so ago is to automate my window blinds.
Here’s the general idea:
I want to simulate human activity in my home when I’m away. Lights are currently turning on and off, thanks to Icon relay switch, but the blinds remain shut all day long. I thought it would be a great idea to open and close them automatically, according to the time of day.
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