Make: Magazine, Volume 30 - PDF
The new crop of devices and technologies lets DIY-style Smart Homes do more for much less.
Make: magazine, Volume 30: Until recently, home automation was an unfulfilled promise systems were gimmicky, finicky, user-hostile, or potentially unsecure. But today, thanks to a new crop of devices and technologies, home automation is useful, fun, and maker-friendly. Using smartphones, wireless networks, the internet, simple microcontrollers, and even gesture recognition, DIY-style Smart Homes can now do everything promised and more, for much less and MAKE shows you how in Volume 30.