New Wyze firmware due in January – Highlights

New Wyze firmware due in January – Highlights

In an email sent to all current Wyze owners, the company explained that a partnership with XNOR.AI was coming to an end. The Artificial Intelligence ... Read More

Happy Thanksgiving from vCloudInfo.com and Bear Stone!

Happy Thanksgiving from vCloudInfo.com and Bear Stone!

Just a quick note to wish everyone and their families a great Thanksgiving holiday this year!  Hopefully, you are eating well, watching some football and ... Read More

How to fix your Pi-Hole integration with Home Assistant

How to fix your Pi-Hole integration with Home Assistant

My Pi Hole has been broken for a while now.  Not the actual Pi Hole service but the integration with Home Assistant.  For a few ... Read More

What is IAAPA?

What is IAAPA?

I live in Central Florida.  Theme Park capital of the WORLD!  Orlando is also a huge conference destination and I’ve been able to attend many ... Read More

Alexa Beat Cortana … or is about to.

Alexa Beat Cortana … or is about to.

If you haven’t heard, Microsoft is stopping development, support, and roll out of Cortana in several regional markets around the world. Great Britain, Australia, Germany, ... Read More

Adding Days Until Sensor to my Home Assistant Speech routines

Adding Days Until Sensor to my Home Assistant Speech routines

A few videos and posts ago, we made a new Holiday sensor that would use Wolfram Alpha API to give us the days until a ... Read More

vCenter 6.7 Upgrade failing during pre-checks on Stage 2.  [Internal Error]

vCenter 6.7 Upgrade failing during pre-checks on Stage 2. [Internal Error]

While doing a standard vCenter appliance upgrade from 6.0GA to 6.7U3, I ran into some weird issues.  The deployment of the new appliance in Stage ... Read More

Disney Plus launches today!

Disney Plus launches today!

In this Smart Home, we are Marvel and Star Wars fans.  That makes us Disney fans by default.  Today, Disney launched it’s streaming service Disney+.   ... Read More