Home Assistant Podcast

Join hosts Phil Hawthorne and Rohan Karamandi as they explore the newest Home Assistant releases and the latest Home Automation news. Featuring guests who use or contribute to Home Assistant, the podcast aims to inspire new ways to make your home smarter.

Website : https://hasspodcast.io/

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Last Episode : July 06, 2022 7:30am

Last Scanned : 37 minutes ago

Episodes

Episodes currently hosted on IPFS.

Confirmed 4
2022.7 – Getting louder with speed improvements and Python 3.10

A new month brings a new Home Assistant release, and 2022.7 is probably the most snappiest release this year

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha111/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Expires in 47 hours
Published Wednesday
Keir and his automated spray gun to ward off his cats
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Rohan and Phil talk to Keir, who shares his Home Assistant mobile dashboard, and some of his ESP projects.

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha110/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

Special thanks to todays guest
Keir Stiegler
Twitter: https://twitter.com/strikeir13

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 6/27
1
2022.6 – Energy Comparisons, Logbook Upgrades and oAuth Onboarding

Rohan and Phil break down the 2022.6 release and celebrate 5 years of the Home Assistant Podcast

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha109/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 6/01
1
How Erwin used Home Assistant as proof of innocence

Rohan and Phil talk to Erwin from Belgium, who explains how Home Assistant saved him from paying a speeding ticket

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha108/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

Special thanks to todays guest
Erwin Sprengers

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 5/18
1
2022.5 – Another configuration menu change and Insteon rolls its shutters

2022.5 lands with another new configuration menu update, and the cloud strikes again with Insteon abruptly closing down

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha107/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 5/04
1
Talking smart climbing walls and automating fireplaces with Luke

Rohan and Phil talk to Luke from Canada, who tells us one of his created a smart climbing wall to keep his children entertained throughout the pandemic

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha106/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

Special thanks to todays guest
Luke Kroeker
Website: https://www.KroekerPhoto.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/LukeKroeker

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 4/20
1
2022.4 – Managing groups from the UI, backups and a rant from Rohan

Rohan gets home from vacation to help Phil break down the 2022.4 release. Rohan describes the issues he's been having with his Bluetooth smart lock

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha105/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 4/09
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Gene’s automated “on air” light

Rohan and Phil talk to Gene, who tells us about his automated "on zoom" light lets his family know when he's in a meeting

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha104-1/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 3/23
1
2022.3 – New Media Selector and waving goodbye to OpenZwave

Rohan and Phil take a look at the 2022.3 release, with some great new additions and the migration of OpenZwave to ZwaveJS.

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha103/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 3/02
1
Alexa, who’s turn is it to shower first?

Rohan and Phil talk to Dan from the USA about some of his interesting uses of Home Assistant.

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha102/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

Special thanks to todays guest
Dan McCabe

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 2/17
1
2022.2 – Streamlining Experiences and over 2.5k contributions

Rohan and Phil break down the first Home Assistant release for 2022, and its a big one!

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha101/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 2/02
1
Brett and his passive aggressive automations

From locking people in the toilet, to hacking hover boards. Rohan and Phil talk to Brett about his use of Home Assistant

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha100/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

Special thanks to todays guest
Brett White
Website: https://iotemylabs.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/IoTemyLabs

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 1/10
Spotlight – Material Design Icons & Home Assistant
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Rohan and Phil talk to Michael, a core contributor to the Material Design Icons project.

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/sp008/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

Special thanks to todays guest
Michael Irigoyen
Website: https://www.irigoyen.dev
Twitter: https://twitter.com/@mririgo

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 12/17/2021
2021.12 – Updated configuration panel and a new button entity
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Rohan and Phil break down the final release of 2021, talk about Dark Sky replacements, and how many automations they have in their smart homes

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha099/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 12/09/2021
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How Joshua is automating the “I got home safely” message and powering smart blinds by ethernet

Joshua joins Rohan and Phil to give a breakdown of his smart home, including automating a safety message when someone gets home

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha098/

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.
Website: https://nabucasa.com

Special thanks to todays guest
Joshua Garrison
Website: https://dotnetevolved.com/
Home Assistant Config: https://github.com/JoshuaGarrison27/Home-Assistant-Configuration
Twitter: https://twitter.com/JoshuaGarrison7

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website: https://philhawthorne.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/philhawthorne
Twitter: https://twitter.com/philhawthorne
Buy Phil a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/philhawthorne
Rohan Karamandi
Website: https://karamandi.com
Smart Home Products: https://kit.co/rkaramandi/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/rohank9
Buy Rohan a Coffee: https://buymeacoff.ee/rkaramandi

Published 11/17/2021