See people at your door with Ring Doorbell and Home Center 2

The Ring Video Doorbell API is closed. So it is very difficult to integrate the doorbell into other systems. Also it is not possible to get a snapshot of the...

Hibernate your home with an advanced Home Center 2 scene to automatically turn off all lights (and save state)

After I build reliable presence detection I wanted to automatically turn off the lights when nobody is at home. I though it would be nice if the controller remembers the...

Presence detection with Unifi, Node-RED and Home Center 2

To my experience is presence detection with use of geofencing unreliable. Therefore I searched for an other rock solid solution to check the presence of our smartphone’s. I started with...

Advanced wake-up routine wake-up with Home Center 2 and Philips Hue

In our bedroom we integrated a Philips Hue lightstrip in the ceiling and use this with the Philips Hue app as a wake-up light. It beautifully fakes a sunrise in...