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Raspberry PI for Controlling Wemo Power

The previous article: TP-Link POWER covered TP-link devices.  They’ve become a little difficult to get ahold of this holiday season, but Wemo devices by Belkin are all over the place. WEMO Switch Outlet So, I took a little time to figure out how to automate those little puppies. Its pretty simple, once you track down… Continue reading Raspberry PI for Controlling Wemo Power

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Raspberry PI for controlling TP-Link POWER

The TP-Link HS100 has a nifty little library that allows devices on the same network to control them using a tiny amount of code.  This article assumes you know how to setup a raspberry pi, and that you have access to its linux terminal, either through SSH or locally via a keyboard and mouse. The… Continue reading Raspberry PI for controlling TP-Link POWER

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Raspberry Pi – Control by Magic Wand!

So a friend at work just pointed me to this awesome bit of tech called the Kymera Wand which is also available as Sonic Screwdriver.  Basically it is a Universal Remote, hidden in a wand, and controlled by gesture! It’s really quite awesome. Controlling a TV with a flick of the wrist is something magical, but… Continue reading Raspberry Pi – Control by Magic Wand!