Tag Archives: Raspberry Pi

Remote computer control

I have completed most of the restructuring of HouseControl, but decided to do things a bit differently. I have introduced two new devices: “speech” and “computer”. Previously I had speech as an action in media devices, but the majority of … Continue reading

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HouseControl: Media control

I have changed HouseControl to use a single MediaControl interface for all media devices. Previously I was using a MusicControl interface for Spotify and an InfraredControl interface for my TV, set top box and AV receiver. The single interface is … Continue reading

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HouseControl media services

I have added media services to HouseControl. Media services have a wide definition. They are any services that are supplied by TVs, set top boxes, music servers, streaming devices etc. So the following are media services: BBC iPlayer, 4 on … Continue reading

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Preparing for use of HouseControl

This post is aimed at people who are planning to use my open source HouseControl Java server. If you plan to use it with LightwaveRF devices, you should first be successfully using my LightwaveRF Arduino library. This requires an Arduino … Continue reading

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Security IP camera using Raspberry Pi

UPDATE: I have now deployed the RPi webcam and it is working. It needs better connectors for the wiring, and the front panel needs some cosmetic work. It currently only streams video, not audio. I may add mpd for audio … Continue reading

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