All posts tagged tutorial
Posted on 26. January 2024

Shrink an image of a single board computer like the Raspberry PI for a smaller SD card

When you back up a sd card and attempt to flash the image to a second card, it can happen that you will be greeted by the message "Too small.". This can happen because two sd cards from even the same vendor could have slightly different sizes.

In this tutorial, I will show you how to shrink an image to a specific size so it can fit on a smaller sd card.
Posted on 20. November 2022

Local integration of airRohr in Home Assistant

Since air pollution is the single largest environmental health risk in Europe, I have decided to join the Sensor.Community by adding an outdoor particular sensor.
The API for sending the data directly from the sensor works perfect but the community integration for Home Assistant does not, so I have added the sensor locally with the help of the Scrape Integration which absolutely makes more sense.
Posted on 16. April 2021

How to integrate an external API into Home Assistant - An example with the Ambee Pollen API

Home Assistant is an open source home automation hub with a huge ecosystem powered by a worldwide community. With its RESTful integration, you can easily add an external API as a sensor on which you can build an automation or just show the given data on your dashboard. In this tutorial, I will show you how to integrate the pollen data of Ambee which provides powerful APIs for real-time air quality, weather, pollen and fire data.
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