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Learn about open source hardware and software that can automate your home lighting, temperature, security, and more in our home automation articles.

Feed the dog and close the door with an open source home automation system

Home Assistant, a versatile and lightweight open source tool, makes it easy to automate everyday...
6 open source home automation tools

With the Internet of Things rapidly expanding the number of connected devices in our homes, finding...
6 open hardware projects for upgrading your home

We take a look at six open hardware projects designed to make home life easier (or, at the very...
Clocks

Learn how to build a simple clock with a Raspberry Pi.
Why can't we have the Internet of Nice Things? A home automation primer

Open source home automation hub Home Assistant solves many of the aggravating problems in today's...
Colorful sound wave

Using your voice to interact with your digital environment is quickly becoming the norm, and open...
10 tips for DIY IoT home automation

There are hundreds of projects that beginner IoT makers can implement to make their homes run...
houses and cars

The openHAB open source automation platform is designed to use a pluggable architecture, which...