Tag: Twitter

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

Why No more Comments?

Why No more Comments?

This week, I took steps to disable comments on the blog.  The main driver for this was the lack of usage of said comments.  I ... Read More

I am not going to VMworld this year.

I am not going to VMworld this year.

VMworld will be taking place this Monday (August 26th) and be hosted the entire week in San Francisco, California.  This will be the 15th time ... Read More

My tweet went viral thanks to Elon Musk. Sort of.

My tweet went viral thanks to Elon Musk. Sort of.

So this is a story time type post.  A couple months ago I wrote a small tweet about my Tesla PowerWall and it’s Storm Watch ... Read More

Not attending #CitrixSynergy this week? Follow along from Home!

Not attending #CitrixSynergy this week? Follow along from Home!

So if you decided to pass on actually going to Citrix Synergy 2019 in Atlanta because … well, Atlanta.  BUT you still want to know ... Read More

Revisiting the Pi on Pi Day with Home Assistant

Revisiting the Pi on Pi Day with Home Assistant

March 14th is Pi Day.  But Pi has a special meaning in my Smart Home.  The raspberry pi was the first piece of hardware I ... Read More

2018 by the numbers–And new Channel Trailer!

2018 by the numbers–And new Channel Trailer!

As the year closes out, I just wanted to reflect on the progress of the blog and it’s related internet properties.  Straight away, the blog ... Read More

Guest spot on the Home Assistant Podcast

Guest spot on the Home Assistant Podcast

I dropped in on the Home Assistant podcast crew recently to discuss the new 0.66 release and some of the new stuff I have been ... Read More

Giving the house a Twitter Account.

Giving the house a Twitter Account.

It’s official now.  The Smart Home now has a twitter account.  Why?Why not.   I mean, the house is full of IOT devices that are communicating ... Read More

Not attending VMworld? That’s no reason to not follow along from home (or work)!

Not attending VMworld? That’s no reason to not follow along from home (or work)!

VMworld 2017 is happening today (Monday!) in Las Vegas!  If you didn’t make the trek out to the desert, understandable but that is no reason ... Read More