I'm a developer, a engineer, a husband of a wonderful wife and a proud dad, based in the beautiful city of Leipzig, Germany. I have a bachelors in computer science and even a good old Dipl-Ing.
Currently I'm a Senior Technical Lead at Adobe working on commerce and Adobe Experince Manager.
I play with Nintendo and various of electronic & IOT stuff and I'm passionate about smart homes, Home Assistant particular and automating our house with all kinds of usefull and useless smart devices.
Our Home Assistant setup is pretty simple - everything currently runs on a single board computer - smooth and stable for 12+ months. This is how our setup looks like.
Home Assistant I recently switched from OpenHab to Home Assistant . While this transition was smooth for most of the devices and…
This project is about the change I did from OpenHab to Home Assistant for our smart home automation system. Ok maybe the headline sounds a bit too sensational but change our entire home automation setup from one system we used for 2+ years now to a completely new one requires quite some heavy lifting.
The dollhouse Mini TV is a small Arduino project using a cost-efficient ESP8266 chip and an SSD1306 OLED display to build a small working TV for my daughter's birthday.
A flame-throwing Jack-O-Lantern is a real Halloween highlight and definitely something to impress the trick-or-treaters and your neighbors. An internet controlled IoT flame throwing Jack-O-Lantern is even better.
Halloween is coming in a few days and here is the first of my Halloween projects for 2018 - a creepy pumpkin watching you. Every step you take, every move you make is seen by this little guy.
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