Skype Home Automation: A Remote Control For Your Home
Day/Time: Saturday, April 22 10:30 AM (30 minutes)
Day/Time: 12:00 AM (30 minutes)
Location: Makeshift TheatreIn this session well take a look at the Skype Home Automation project, a software system that leverages the Skype messaging network to control aspects of your home remotely. Youll learn how to maintain control of your home from abroad, across the Internet and through firewalls, for simple tasks such as turning off a stereo and checking the temperature.
Software design engineer
Richard Davis is a software design engineer at SharpLogic Software. In his time at SharpLogic, Richard has played a key role as the primary developer on some of the company’s most visible projects, including the development of Microsoft .NET class libraries for programming Skype and LEGO Mindstorms. Richard earned a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science from Washington State University, where he also minored in mathematics.