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ItKindaWorks: Home Automation at Home Part 1- ESP8266 & MQTT

The first video in a series on ItKindaWorks on Home Automation.

Want to make your own security system? Thermostat? Automated lighting? Watch Home Automation at Home to learn how to do all of these things and more!

In this video we will be setting up a Raspberry Pi with the Mosquitto MQTT broker and using to control an ESP8266 running an MQTT client.

ItKindaWorks: ESP8266 Getting Started on the Arduino IDE

The ESP8266 chipset seems to be important in custom sensor development on home automation projects. This video shows how to connect one to the Arduino IDE.