Technology

OpenSprinkler with Custom Web App (Updated)

I recently purchased an OpenSprinkler from Ray's Hobby and am very impressed thus far! The device has accomplished its primary task of moving the controls away from a central box in the garage to any networked device (iPhone, iPad, laptop, etc.). It comes provided with a wonderful web interface out of the box. The install was very easy! I already had a Hunter irrigation control system and simply unplugged everything from it and moved over the connections to the OpenSprinkler. I even used the housing of the old system to house the new system. Below is a picture of the final physical install: (more…)

By Samer Albahra, ago
Technology

Security Camera Viewer

For the last few weeks I have been working on a replacement application to the one provided by Logitech with their Alert security cameras. The reason being speed and features. I previously touched on the shortcomings of the Logitech software however to reiterate the bulk of it lies in a Read more…

By Samer Albahra, ago
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AirPlay in the Car

I have driven cross-country twice round-trip in the last year and have always hated plugging in my iPhone in to play my music. Up until now I have just dealt with it and never thought of an alternative. Today, my brother asked me if we can setup AirPlay in his Read more…

By Samer Albahra, ago