One of the great benefits of the ability to use mobile devices to accomplish many tasks is the ability to take control of your home. Author and developer Mike Riley discusses his book Programming Your Home. He reviews how one can interact with lighting, remotely monitor home security, and many other actions. He reviews the technical aspects of setting up both the sensors and mobile devices to take advantage of the technology. He also reviews specific examples and reviews how he used the Android in particular for his work.
Mike Riley is a professional software developer and emerging information technologist who focuses on identifying and implementing innovative technical approaches that improve an organization’s internal and external services.
Mike is also a contributing editor and author of hundreds of technical articles and reviews for a number of popular technology publications including Dr. Dobbs, DevProConnections and Make Magazine, and was the co-host of Computer Connection, a technology enthusiast show broadcast on Tribune Media-owned CLTV. Mike was also a contributing author to the Open eBook Publication Structure Specification, one of the three standards that comprise the EPUB digital publication file format.
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