Everything is possible now! In this tutorial I am going to show you how to address the IFTTT with your Fibaro and also, how to use IFTTT as a trigger. In the given example, we are going to switch the Belkin WeMo devices.
IFTTT should be a term for many of you. It is a free-of-cost web service, which provides so called “Channels” and recipes. The channels on the other hand can be web services such as: Google Mail, Office 365, eBay, Yahoo Weather, Soundcloud, RSS Feeds and so on… However an IoT (Internet of Things) Device, which is a device that can communicate with the internet independently, can also be a channel. For instance the netatmo weather station, Wink Smart [...]
The smart bulb from Belkin will be available in Germany at the end of november. We could test and draw the comparison to the popular Philips Hue now.
There is a lot that is unclear in the field of Home Automation. Are you supposed to write Smarthome or Smart Home? Which Standard is zappy enough and will really break through? And what is even available in Germany? After all, with time and mass, having to import devices is getting idle and expensive. It follows a hopefully helpful short overview from A to Z.