Home Automation

Home Automation IoT

Home Automation with Hubitat and .NET Core

Looking for a good DIY (Do It Yourself) IoT project? There are so many interesting things that we can do with a few components and a little creatively. In this video, Cam Soper comes on to show us how he automated his home with .NET Core, Hubitat, and Azure with his open source project called […]

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The Mathematics of Cryptography

We use cryptography all the time, but do we really understand the mathematical underpinnings? Here’s a great primer on the topic.

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Home Automation IoT Windows

A Smart Pet Door Using Windows 10 IoT Core

  With Windows 10 IoT Core, you can build devices to make a better world not just for people, but also our furry friends . Here’s a project on how to build a Pet Recognition Door by connecting a webcam, infrared motion sensor, servo motors, and OpenCV facial recognition on a Minnowboard Max running Windows […]

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Deep Dive into the Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit (CNTK)

Here’s a great session from Ignite 2017 that goes deep into CNTK. CNTK is the AI platform of choice within Microsoft and, since it’s open source, has contributors from a wide variety of organizations from academia and the private sector.

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Home Automation IoT Raspberry Pi

Making a Smart Security Camera with a Raspberry Pi Zero

In this video, Hacker House shows how to take a a Raspberry Pi Zero W and a Raspberry Pi camera to make a smart security camera! The camera uses object detection (with OpenCV) to send you an email whenever it sees an intruder. It also runs a webcam so you can view live video from […]

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