Watching back the Tech Guy podcast from a couple of weekends ago this question came up from a listener.
Can I Automate My Home Without Going Out On The Internet?
Is this something you’d want to do too? While tech companies work hard to put more of our systems online it seems there are some people that would prefer less convenience and more security.
Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.
Steve us trying to automate his house, but everything seems to have to go to a server online. How can he just control everything locally via Wi-Fi? Leo says it’s a good idea. You shouldn’t have to go through the internet in order to make changes to your home automation. Philips lights would allow him to do it. The Insteon Hub, AMX, and Crestron all would let him automate his home on his own network, according to the chatroom.