This home automator used DMX (the popular theater lighting protocol) to automate all of the lights in his home.

Automated Lighting – [via] Link


  • DMX controlled bookshelf – Link
  • DMX Coffee pot, Mark II – Link
  • DMX LED dimmer – Link

Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy man’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.

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