Robot House [Exploratory Project]

  • We used these AEON-labs temp/humidity/motion/light sensors to monitor heat flow inside and outside a home.

    We used these AEON-labs temp/humidity/motion/light sensors to monitor heat flow inside and outside a home.

  • The data we collected really shows what a heating/cooling system is up against over 24 hours.

    The data we collected really shows what a heating/cooling system is up against over 24 hours.

  • We also used WiFi to IR bridges to consolidate the features of 8 remotes into a single app.

    We also used WiFi to IR bridges to consolidate the features of 8 remotes into a single app.

  • A close up of the app we built on the Indigo platform.

    A close up of the app we built on the Indigo platform.

  • We also explored how to manage the increasing complexity of home IT. (everyone should have a server cabinet)

    We also explored how to manage the increasing complexity of home IT. (everyone should have a server cabinet)

  • The heart of any home automation system should include a solid data-backup infrastructure - and very few good consumer-end products exist.

    The heart of any home automation system should include a solid data-backup infrastructure - and very few good consumer-end products exist.