iOS 14 and home automation

Apple has just concluded the WWDC and one of the biggest things that has a direct impact on us Home Automation enthusiasts is the new Back Tap feature. You can be used to trigger Shortcuts, screenshot or even open Google Assistant. If you’ve been using both Siri and Google Assistant like me, you’ll know how cumbersome it is to launch

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Are you aware of the minor conveniences that have made a major impact to your everyday life?

In my last post, I talked about the 3 factors that will affect the kind of smart home system you would want to invest in. Before I feel into this trap deep abyss of home automation and smart home, I’ve always struggled to think of useful examples in everyday life. However, having actually lived in one, we begin to appreciate

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Is it “a live”?

Before you go into full blown home automation, we need to have a basic understanding of wire circuitry at home. Prior to that, let’s do a little time travel – Singapore is former British colony because of a certain Sir Stamford Raffles who supposedly stepped onto our shores… the rest, as they say, is history. Like literally. But that also

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Installing an Exhaust Fan

SAFETY WARNING: Some parts of this blog post involves working with live electricity.Please engage a certified electrician for electrical works, especially if you have no idea what you are doing. Always ensure that power is cut at the DB box to be safe. Test with a test pen before touching any life parts or life wire! We knew we needed

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