I'm a developer, an engineer, a husband of a wonderful wife and a proud dad, based in the beautiful city of Leipzig, Germany. I have a bachelor's in computer science and even a good old Dipl-Ing.
Currently I'm a Senior Technical Lead at Adobe working on commerce and Adobe Experience Manager.
I play with Nintendo and various electronic & IOT stuff. I'm passionate about smart homes, Home Assistant particular and automating our house with all kinds of useful and useless smart devices.
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.
This project is a simple bidirectional gateway to transmit and receive 433Mhz RF signals connected to MQTT. It is built with a cost-effective ESP8266 WiFi chip, simple 433Mhz RF modules and an additional BMP085 sensor.
The mqtt-bme280-homie project is a small and easy to integrate temperature, air pressure and humidity monitoring solution with an extra SSD1306 OLED display. Sensor data is send via MQTT and displayed on the small screen.
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