I’ve seen a lot of comments and articles and videos about how the current standard in home automation isn’t really automation. And they are right. It is closer to remote control than full automation. What I want is something that is closer to J.A.R.V.I.S. I want my house to anticipate what I am going to… Continue reading My Three Laws of Home Automation
I've decided to get a little more focused on producing content around Home Automation. I've dabbled in some Youtube videos, and posted How-To's on Medium and my own hosted site, but I decided I would try to get more organized. I'm going to focus on writing content here, and when time permits adding Youtube content… Continue reading Welcome to JS Home Automation!
I recently added the Alpha Vantage component to my Home Assistant setup, and quickly realized it wasn’t going to meet my needs. First off there appears to be a pretty critical bug with the component that severely hampers the built in components usability. You can read about it at https://github.com/home-assistant/home-assistant/issues/15271 if you want to know the specifics.… Continue reading My Custom Alpha Vantage Integration for Home Assistant
In the last couple of weeks I have been furiously working on my home-assisstant.io config, and have recently migrated my Github repo to the new version. Previous versions are archived as branches for those that want to see where things have been. With each release Home Assistant gets better and better, so it seems each… Continue reading My Home Assistant Configuration (v4)