Archive for January, 2011

Putting the “smart” in SmartLinc

Thursday, January 27th, 2011

My previous post talked about my latest hobby, Insteon-based home automation. My first purchase in this regard was a set of light switches that I wired into our home, as well as a controller called “SmartLinc” that facilitates control over my setup. Basically it is a small box that plugs into the wall and also […]

Fun with Home Automation

Thursday, January 27th, 2011

I found a new hobby last year that I’ve already sunk too much money into, but since the “cool factor” still persists for me and those around me, I figure that so far it must still be worth it! What is this new hobby? {en:Home automation} (aka {en:domotics}), and while it still seems to be […]