Internet of Things (IoT)

In this category posts about connecting home appliances to the internet (home assistant) will be published.

IoT in home automation (Internet of things for home automation)

In this project, I will explain to you how you can use IoT in home automation. I have decided to make a home automation system. Using this automation system, you can control the appliances in your home using a web interface from anywhere in this world. This system will show us the current status of …

IoT in home automation (Internet of things for home automation) Read More »

Send data to web server using ESP8266 (Esp8266 HTTP requests)

In the previous two IoT articles, I have introduced you to the esp8266 module and the AT commands also. Today I will explain how you can send data to a web server using ESP8266. In other words, you can say how you can make an HTTP request using ESP8266. For those who don’t know what …

Send data to web server using ESP8266 (Esp8266 HTTP requests) Read More »

ESP8266 AT commands list and working explained

Introduction I have introduced you with the ESP8266 Wi-Fi module in one of my previous article. It is a small module that makes a normal microcontroller to connect to the internet. By connecting to an access point (router, mobile network etc.) it can request or send data from/to a server (website). It can also work …

ESP8266 AT commands list and working explained Read More »

Understanding internet of things (IoT) and ESP8266

Understanding internet of things is very important nowadays because it is expanding at the exponential rate. Internet of things provides the facility of interconnecting computing devices, mechanical and digital machines, home accessories, sensors with unique identifier. It has the ability to transfer and receive data from internet by connecting to a network using WIFI. We …

Understanding internet of things (IoT) and ESP8266 Read More »