Who doesn’t appreciate good BBQ?

Well, maybe some people don’t but I certainly do and that means more for me. Winking smile

In this video, Cam Soper comes on to show us another one of this home projects.

Cam tells us the story of how a Raspberry PI, a chat bot, and a little .NET Core allows him to control his smoker and make great BBQ!

Time Index:

  • [00:34] – Kansas City BBQ
  • [01:52] – Building the PID controller
  • [03:35] – Exploring the components
  • [04:31] – Light it up
  • [07:00] – Creating the Skype bot
  • [10:42] – The Bot commands
  • [12:16] – Further resources

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Looking for a good DIY (Do It Yourself) IoT project?

There are so many interesting things that we can do with a few components and a little creatively.

In this video, Cam Soper comes on to show us how he automated his home with .NET Core, Hubitat, and Azure with his open source project called Puppet.

Time Index:

  • [01:00] – Taking a look at the setup
  • [02:29] – Triggering Hubitat events
  • [05:15] – Using .NET for interaction
  • [08:52] – The motivation behind Puppet
  • [13:35] – Running your own Puppet server

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