Smarta hem / automation
Apps to Control Lights, Thermostat and Appliances Using Your Android Device Google has announced that it is joining the home control arena with android@home. This has created a buzz in the home control industry not because this is a new concept but because this means the adoption of the concept of home control is moving toward mainstream awareness. Now most people hearing the news will suddenly feel a burning itch to use their Android phone to control their home. You'll be disappointed to discover that all they will be able to control is a LED light bulb. What about CFL or incandescent bulbs, thermostats, fans, motors, IR devices, 220v loads?