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Showroom and Training Fall 2015

Posted  November 17, 2015  by  José Miguel Rubio Varas

  From November 23rd, 2015 until December 19th, 2015 we decided to establish a temporary center for demonstration and training on Home Automation in  Madrid (Getafe) with the aim of covering the Christmas season. We want to get closer to our customers, face to face. We want to touch and configure the devices with them. […]

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Z-Wave Alliance may not have brand recognition, but it’s got security going for it

Posted  October 5, 2015  by  José Miguel Rubio Varas

For anyone with a home security system, chances are good that it has Z-Wave technology in there, but that doesn’t mean anyone knows that. That’s a challenge the Z-Wave Alliance is constantly trying to address, and it’s one that incoming executive director Mitchell Klein will be dealing with as well. Source: Z-Wave Alliance may not […]

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Welcome to the CNET Smart Home – CNET

Posted  October 1, 2015  by  José Miguel Rubio Varas

What better way to review smart-home tech than from a house meant for that exact purpose? Source: Welcome to the CNET Smart Home – CNET

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Z-Wave Plus home automation hub runs Linux on Raspberry Pi

Posted  September 30, 2015  by  José Miguel Rubio Varas

Z-Wave Europe and Popp & Co. have launched a “Popp Hub” home automation gateway that runs Linux on a Raspberry Pi, and supports Z-Wave and IP smart devices. Source: Z-Wave Plus home automation hub runs Linux on Raspberry Pi

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Lightberry: Ambilight for all

Posted  September 14, 2014  by  José Miguel Rubio Varas

We went to IFA 2014 in Berlin. At Philips booth they knew that in a world full of flat amazing smart TVs, what makes Philips TVs different it is “ambilight” feature, so they demostrate it on every TV in the booth, even with a special area dedicated. You can see it in this video. But […]

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“yetu” a Smart Home Platform presented at IFA 2014

Posted  September 12, 2014  by  José Miguel Rubio Varas

We heard of “yetu” because, even though it is a german company, there are spanish developers involved in the project that contacted us because they needed Z-Wave equipment. We took advantage of our visit to IFA 2014 to visit their stand and get to know more about this new platform. This solution actually dates from […]

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Booth Fibaro CES 2014

New Fibaro devices at CES 2014

You know we have special interest in Z-Wave technology, that’s why we visit with a lot of interest Z-Wave Alliance booth in CES Las Vegas 2014. More than 20 companies from US, Europe and Asia were there to show and presen...
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Cubieboard

Cubieboard, does the alternative to Rasberry Pi?

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Bottom Line 5 / 5 - Excellent
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Zipabox control panel

Installing a Z-Wave detector with Zipabox





Bottom Line 4 / 5 - Very Good
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VoIP2Day

Home automation in VoIP2Day 2013

VoIP technology has been few years with us. We can send voice calls over the Internet using IP protocol with the signal traveling in digital format. For this reason,  special phones are needed to interpret that information. Wi...
by Alfonso Eguino
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Rovio control plugin from Z-Wave gateway Vera Lite

Let’s start by introducing briefly these two devices that we are going to connect. Rovio It’s a wireless video surveillance robot. It has been with us for 4 now years and it’s a robot of 3 Omniwheels (can be rotat...
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Z-Wave Alliance may not have brand recognition, but it’s got security going for it

For anyone with a home security system, chances are good that it has Z-Wave technology in there, but that doesn’t mean anyone knows that. That’s a challenge the Z-Wave Alliance is constantly trying to address, and i...
by José Miguel Rubio Varas
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Showroom and Training Fall 2015

  From November 23rd, 2015 until December 19th, 2015 we decided to establish a temporary center for demonstration and training on Home Automation in  Madrid (Getafe) with the aim of covering the Christmas season. We want ...
by José Miguel Rubio Varas
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Fibaro opening detector

We test new Fibaro opening detector

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Bottom Line 4 / 5 - Very Good
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Fibaro FGR221 Roller shutter

Fibaro FGR221 Roller shutter controller

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Bottom Line 3,5 / 5 - Above Average
by José Miguel Rubio Varas
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Domotics for all

Domotics is for everyone

In the 80’s Bill Gates had a vision. These expensive computers could afford only large corporations and governments, could IBM’s hand be for everyone. Each person could have their own computer for personal use. Thus...
by José Miguel Rubio Varas
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Z-Wave home smartphone

What is Z-Wave? Watch this video

Some times a picture worths more than 1.000 words. So, does a video worth 1.000.000? We are not sure about it, but we know that this video explains perfect what Z-Wave home automation technology is. If you want to start to use ...
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