The multi-sensor Z-Weather, which besides anemometer also measures many other weather- and environment data, can be perfectly integrated into the Zipabox. …and this is how it works! As mentioned at the beginning, Z-Weather is much more than just a wind sensor, among others, it also measures:Wind speed Relative humidity Brightness Air pressure Dew point Air temperature Solar and wind energy
On our siio blog, there have been a few articles about Z-Weather in the early past, for instance how to integrate it into Devolo and Daniel developed a script for the HC2. Other than that, there was an extensive test for the launch on [...]
For many users, the gain in the area of safety is one of the most important aspects of Smart Home. Intelligent access controls represent one possibility, the Zipato Mini RFiD Keypad, which can soon be used with ZWay as well, is a solution.
Safety for the Smart Home
According to a study of the American Smart Home producers “August” and “Xfinity”, who belongs to Comcast, with 63%, the aspect of safety is at the very front of networked homes. One opportunity is represented by the access control at the door, which is able to (de)activate an alarm. At this point – considered the different systems – there are various solutions, numerical codes can naturally be [...]
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.