What is a “Smart Home”
Smart home technology connects various home appliances and devices via sensor or wired/wireless network and enables the users to remotely monitor and control.
The usage of smart home technology started in home automation applications, and has expanded its usage and conveniency by combining with other technologies like smart device, cloud, big data, machine running, and artificial intelligence.
The combination of smart home technology and smart devices enable users to remotely control the heater/cooler in the house, turn on/off electric lights in each rooms, monitor the usage of water and gas, and etc. Smart plug is another device that is widely used for efficient electricity usage and monitoring.
Smart Home with Arduino Ethernet
The development of Opensource hardware has provided an opportunity for hobbyists to create and innovate Internet of Things. The spread of DIY(Do it Yourself) has promoted a change in various fields of society such as education, health care, and smart home.
In particular, Arduino has led…
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