Unfortunately and fortunately, I have been super busy with work projects but I am excited about some of the personal projects I have been messing with.  Most of this site’s traffic is focused on open-zwave projects and Raspberry Pi Projects, so if you are one of those people and you are interested in anything I […]

For those of you who just want to start playing with the Raspberry Pi and your Z-wave devices, this is pretty much the laziest way.  I took the latest Wheezy Rasbian (2012-10-28) image, grabbed all the updates, put nginx, php, and a couple open-zwave clients and servers into a new downloadable disk image.  The image […]

I read an awesome article featuring Conrad Vassallo discussing the progress of his opensource OpenZwave client and server.  He has published a Raspberry Pi disk image based on Rasbian that allows you to write the file to disk and have everything installed and ready to go! UPDATE: New Image and Instructions I am very excited about the concept […]

These switches have been working great for a little over two weeks with both an automatic (open-zwave schedule) and manual configuration. Installation instructions are included. The only problem I had during installation was fitting everything back in the wall box as the switches are bigger than the standard switches they replaced. The switches do make […]