Cooking Hacks -the open hardware division of Libelium- has just released IR Remote, a small shield that allows you to record any infrared command sent by a remote control and resend it from the Internet. It works connected to Arduino and Raspberry Pi, and let us to control any HVAC system including heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and thermostats from the Cloud. More than 6 different wireless interfaces are available to connect Arduino and Raspberry Pi to the Internet: WiFi, 3G, GPRS, Bluetooth and 802.15.4 / ZigBee. With IR Remote you can easily control our home HVAC system from a laptop, a webserver or even from your smartphone. The shield is compatible with both Arduino and Raspberry Pi so you can choose your favourite platform to automate your home.
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Libelium opens the Cooking Hacks website with the goal of spreading technology and electronic passion in a funny way by step-by-step tutorials explained as cooking recipes. The products offered on Cooking Hacks are mainly aimed at educational and hobby use, although they can be also used by companies in early prototyping stages. With this new business line, Libelium completes its technology offering covering the whole range between professional (Waspmote) and hobbyists (Arduino) users.
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