The Brilliant Green Concept – The SmartSwitch

Thanks to the rapid growing of fossil fuels industry, our mother Earth has been badly polluted day after day. In order to stop the global warming problem from becoming worse, many activities and inventions have been carried out since few decades ago… Today, Peter Russo and Brendan Wypich, the smart duo researches from University of Stanford, United States has been introduced a smart green device. They named it “SmartSwitch”. According to Russo and Wypich, SmartSwitch has well-embedded with several intelligence ideals. Thus, it is different from the ordinary household light switch. For your information, SmartSwitch is designed to be easily integrated into the home. It can fits into any standard electrical boxes and data communication occurs through the electric lines. The best part about the SmartSwitch is it provides the user with instant feedback about the amount of energy being consumed throughout the month. Furthermore, SmartSwitch also can help the user to change their bad habit away. Let’s take an example, every time when a switch is flipped, an opportunity to change individual behavior is created. Over the time, these changes in behavior are added up across a community, where is can slowly changing the community’s mind about the energy…

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The Sophisticated DIY Home Automation System

Are you tired of turning on and off the switches in your house? Would you want to create a high tech home automation system that interfaces a PC and microcontroller? Today’s the right time for you to DIY a home automation system! With this smart home automation system, you can easily control the home thermostat; turn on a sprinkler from anywhere you want, and it can react with the motion detector floodlight automatically etc., this home automation is definitely a very simple tool, where you can compiled plenty of resources for you to create a fully automatic home! The best thing about this home automation system is it will help you to practice the energy conservation. This means more money can be saved and less carbon dioxide to be emitted into the Earth! For this DIY project, you must apply a 386DX with 4MB RAM 40MB HD. Beside that, you’ll need gcc to compile the program and you’re going to need the telnetd or sshd if necessary! There are more benefits of using the home automation system. If you haven’t try it yet, then you should take the opportunity and test it out!

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