For anyone using the latest Raspberry Pi OpenZwave Image, the support for multiswitch outlets is limited. I have not had much of a chance to work on it but I have a quick update to the Basic OpenZwave Socket server that will allow easy control over the switches. To install, download the zip and copy […]
Asking the right technical questions on a phone interview to size a potential hire is always a challenge. You don’t want the applicant defeating you with Google or having to try to code something for you over the phone. Below I compiled some of my personal favorite questions or ideas to ask. The answers might […]
There are very few of them out there that are public without an account. The most common – Yahoo’s finance api cannot be used for commercial purposes. We are working on a solution. Anyone have any interest in a finance specifically equities / options projects?
It has been about 5 months since I last wrote about setting up open-zwave / z-wave controller on my Raspberry Pi and I have been extremely pleased with the reliability. I used a simple cron job to turn the lights on at a set time every night and I have had to adjust it a […]
I am a big believer in the direction that many companies are going with their web services offerings. I love the concept that you can mashup little bits of code and have cool stuff happen like having your phone ring when you just make some bling. This is a simple example beyond the stock ‘account […]