Home Assistant 0.34

This blog post covers all the details about Home Assistant 0.34 which was releases a couple of minutes ago. [crayon-58460abf08884917482167/]...

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Another trip to India

Jörg Simon and I are planning another trip to India in 2017. First stop will be Nullcon at end beginning of March. My guess is that this time we will do the Audit+++ training together. Then we will stay for … Continue reading →...

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1000k

That was another milestone…. a million monthly pageviews. Next one: 100k online Home Assistant instances 😀...

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Threshold sensor

The Threshold binary sensor platform is consuming the numerical state from another sensor. If the value is below (lower) or higher (upper) than the given threshold then state of this sensor change. It’s an alternative to the template binary sensor...

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Fedora Security Lab 25

The Fedora Security Lab is available now. There are no major changes but all tools are up-to-date again. https://labs.fedoraproject.org/en/security/...

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Home Assistant 0.33

The blog post for Home Assistant 0.33 contains all the details about brand new release. Calendar component, Wink thermostats, and Cisco IOS support. Only to mention some of the changes. [crayon-58460abf09646970544508/]  ...

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Package for Fedora and Alpine Linux

Home Assistant ships its own management logic for the dependencies. This works pretty well and keep the dependency tree minimal. Usually it doesn’t make sense to install the binding for X if you don’t use X. The issue here is … Con...

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Home Assistant and Hacktoberfest

The Hacktoberfest is over now. The amazing news: Home Assistant made the 2nd and the 3rd place out of almost 30000 participating repositories with a total of 528 pull requests closed. We processed an average of 17 pull requests per … Continue ...

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Home Assistant 0.32

Home Assistant 0.32 ships a new InfluxDB sensor, improved Error reporting, and new Weather component. The blog post contains all the details about brand new release. [crayon-58460abf097df754876725/]  ...

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Pycoder’s weekly

Home Assistant made it into the Pycoder’s Weekly issue....

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Random sensor

There comes a time when you don’t want to use the Developer Tools or the REST API to change a value of a sensor to test an automation rule in Home Assistant. The Random sensor is able to create numerical values … Continue reading →...

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Home Assistant 0.31

The 0.31 release of Home Assistant includes the new updater component. The updater allows us to collect some basic data about the Home Assistant instances out in the wild. [crayon-58460abf09998827589461/] Upgrade your current instance: [crayon-58460a...

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Home Assistant 0.30

Home Assistant 0.30 ships the new Digital Ocean implementation and the statistics sensor. Reminder: There is now also an image for the Rasperry Pi. Upgrading: [crayon-58460abf09b57936864615/]...

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Statistics sensor

The Statistical sensor for Home Assistant is consuming values from another sensor and is doing some statistical analysis of the data. Over a group of samples is the average/mean, the min/max, the total, the standard deviation, and the variance calc...

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Home Assistant 0.29

Home Assistant 0.29 is here…check the release blog post for details. Unbelievable there is now support for beds and number plates. Run the command shown below to be on the latest release in a couple of minutes. [crayon-58460abf09cee705290686/] ...

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