My review of the Home Assistant Yellow 5 having used it for 5 months.
Hi, I'm Jack, working as a Solutions Architect
Today, I'm going to show how I used OpenAI GPT-4 and OpenAI Assistants to build a bot that answers questions around DigitalOcean's documentation.
In this post I explain how to introduce Renovate into your docker-compose setup, this allows us to pin docker image versions in our docker-compose but also declare them as dependencies that Renovate will raise pull requests for when a new image is published.
In this guide we will deploy a Rook / Ceph cluster and give some working examples of consuming RWO Block and RWX Filesystem storage.
Netmaker is a platform for creating fast and secure virtual networks with WireGuard.
Today we will look at deploying Ghost on DigitalOcean App Platform.
Historically if you integrated Google Assistant with Home Assistant every time you asked "Hey Google, switch the light off" your Google device would do this: "Hey Google" > Google
👍Update Oct 2022: Having spent some more time with iCloud Mail, I have decided to switch my domains over to using it. To get around the issue mentioned below I'm using
Unraid is my favourite NAS OS to run at home. It’s super easy to get setup and administer.
I recently installed a LSI 9211-8i HBA into my HP MicroServer gen8 as a replacement for a PCI-e M2 SSD adapter that kept putting my filesystem into read-only mode.
There are so many ways to build and host a blog for free nowadays. In 2020 I am using Hugo, Github Actions and Cloudflare Workers Sites.
Today I learnt something new. The ‘ring ring’ you hear when you make a phone call isn’t generated by your phone, your network or even the country you’re in, that noise is generated by the receiving ends phone system, and this means it can be customized.
For the past couple of months I have been running a permanent VPN on my iPhone.
Update: Home Assistant now has a native integration for Nest On 16th May 2019 Nest (Google) announced they will retire the Works with Nest program at the end of August. They’ve since
Update: I am now using the alexa_media_player integration. Amazon released a new feature for it’s Echo devices called “Alexa Guard” To get Alexa Guard working in the UK I had
Unfortunately this means they now proxy all your DNS traffic using a transparent DNS proxy, regardless of what DNS resolver you have set on your client.
A number of attacks on high profile individuals that have made the news recently are of a social nature more so than a vulnerability in a certain software’s code. Mat Honan perhaps
In this article I explain how to enable IPv6 connectivity from any desktop in less than 5 minutes.
The other day I was having a quick look through my Gmail spam folder and a particular email caught my eye. “Your NatWest CreditCard Online Statement is Ready Online”. Gmail warned me about