Quite the year

Posted Posted in Hobbying, Home Automation, News

I’ll be pleased to see the back of 2018. The last few months have been so busy that I barely know where they went, hence the radio silence here. Since the cluster headaches which were nearly 4 months ago now work has been extra busy but we’ve managed to get some major projects off the […]

Gremlins in the system

Posted Posted in Home Automation

The notion of a gremlin in the system, a bug or intermittent failure of a system to perform it’s usual function, can be one of the most annoying aspects of modern technology. Depending on how much technology you surround yourself with the impact can be unnoticeable or life changing. Your alarm clock failing to go […]

Getting burgled sucks

Posted Posted in Home Automation, Home Security

Over the summer my ground floor flat was broken into – and a load of tech stolen 🙁 I found out from a charming phone call from my local bobby – “i’m in your flat, i presume your front door wasn’t in pieces when you left for work this morning?” FUCK! No, no it wasn’t…. […]