My First Date With Vera (MiCasaVerde Vera Lite)

This post follows on from my earlier one – An Exploration Into A MiCasaVerde Vera Lite World My Vera Lite arrived the other day and surprisingly the first thing I wanted to do was to see if it really could control my Sonos Music System. An interesting first choice you might think, especially considering the … Continue reading

An Exploration Into A MiCasaVerde Vera (Lite) World

Well I’ve finally bit the bullet and have invested in that hidden world of Home Automation (HA). It’s a journey I’d been hesitant to take due some of the cumbersome designs and functionality I’d seen in the past, although the X10s were the first platform to tweaked my interest. Moving on to today, I’ve decided … Continue reading

Z-Wave In The Cloud

With more and more applications moving into the cloud, I was intrigued by the Z-Wave.me (en.z-wave.me) offering as a way of delivering home automation to the masses. Looking online it seems a cloud is a good place to be as Clare Controls (http://www.clarecontrols.com/) are another company who are about to promote their fluffy wears too.. … Continue reading