Home Assistant and device tracking

It’s no secret I use Home AssistantĀ (Hass for short) for my smart home project. One thing I have been trying to nail down is better awareness when family members are home. I do this would a number of things like checking to see if a smartphone or smartwatch is connected to Wifi, if the living […]

Ultimate Media Home Server using Ubuntu & Docker

My home server consists of using Freenas (setup for mass storage) and a dedicated compute server with ESXi (no local storage) to run numerous virtual machines. I currently have a few different virutal machines running a 3CX phone server, Unifi Video, Ubuntu, Windows 10 and more. I’mĀ writing this article for a few friends that have […]