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Even though Apple iMessage does not offer API for home users, there is a way to send iMessage using the built-in osascript tool. I will show how to use Home Assistant to send messages using your Mac.
October 12, 2022
My favorite aspect of my Home Assistant Lovelace UI is a status overview dashboard that I built using the default Markdown card and a few simple YAML scripts. In this article, I will show you examples that you can easily customize for your own dashboard.
December 29, 2021
The smart TV standards are very fragmented and universal TV remotes are slowly disappearing, but thanks to Home Assistant, you can build your own TV control interface. In this post, I will walk you through my setup and show a few Lovelace UI examples.
December 23, 2021
This quick recipe will show you how to import and display timers and alarms from your Google Home devices into Home Assistant.
December 11, 2021
I have been looking at different energy monitoring options for my home, but always found them too expensive and complicated. I simply wanted to understand how much energy I am using in real-time and draw some insights about my power-hungry devices.
May 5, 2021
Roborock is one of the most popular robot vacuums, but not necessarily the easiest one to integrate into…
August 6, 2020