April 19, 2024

Your own home is your fort, and what’s higher than a completely automated fort? Nothing! That’s why we’re inviting you to submit your sweetest home automation hacks for an opportunity to win one in every of three $150 DigiKey present certificates. The competition begins now and runs till April sixteenth.

Home buttons project, simple home automation display
[Matej]’s Dwelling Buttons will get the job performed in open-source fashion.

We like to mess around with residence automation setups and have seen our fair proportion, starting from the easy “flip some lights on” to full-blown cyber-brains that be taught your habits and adapt to them. The place is your undertaking on this continuum?

Whether or not you’re centered on making your life simpler, saving power, gathering up all the info about your utilization patterns, or just stringing some random capabilities collectively and calling it a “system,” we’d wish to see it. Nothing is just too huge or too small if it makes your own home life simpler.

House is the place the house automation is!

To enter, head over to Hackaday IO and begin documenting your undertaking there. We’re, in fact, desirous about studying from what you’ve performed, so the higher the docs, the higher your possibilities of successful. And for those who want some inspiration, try these honorable point out classes.

Honorable Point out Classes

Thanks once more to DigiKey for sponsoring this with three present certificates!