Makers on Tap

Makerspace directors drink beer and discuss managing and running a makerspace, maker and tech news, and related topics such as 3D printing, lasers, cnc machines, and more!


MOT 018 | Home Automation vs. Privacy

Maker News

  1. [05:35] Tom’s Hardware article on the Raspberry Pi 4
  2. [10:38] Hackaday article on a SMD resistor based strain gauge
  3. [15:42] Hackaday article on an auto grilled cheese robot
  4. [23:32] Aaron’s Open Source laser z axis gets featured on hackaday!
Main Topic
  1. [32:38] Home Automation and it’s privacy concerns.
Project Mentions
  1. TerrariumPI
  2. Home-Assistant
  3. OpenHab
  1.  Intro music: “Organic to Synthetic” by Punch Deck. Check out his awesome work over on Spotify, Soundcloud, and Youtube.
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 2019-02-07  56m