Bestie I iOS and Phillips Hue Bridge

Smart lighting promises convenience, security and cost saving benefits. For developers, the future of smart lighting lies in seamless integration into the home. New tech from Bestie Bot allows developers to create custom programs for managing smart lighting in their own homes. Convenient Control Smart lighting offers users convenience and control. The power is literally in your hands to change up your lighting via an app...

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Increased smart home data collection by smart hubs like the Amazon Echo and Google Home Assistant have privacy watchdogs raising the alarm. Questions abound about the quantity of personal data collected, and big tech's inability to keep it secure. For some developers the convenience of the most popular of Silicon Valley's smart home hubs don't justify the cost to the consumer. Smart Home Data...

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training 3

Django and PostgresQL integration found their way into the Bestie I for a number of reasons, including reliability when using concurrency, search speed for SQL databases, and the number of excellent tools for maintenance. For our purposes today, we'll discuss how to access your database, and make changes to your entries without having to use the command line. Yay GUI! First, you will need to log...

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Training 2

There are many ways to interact with a web API. Many developers like to use the command line and use Curl. There is absolutely nothing wrong with that, and we encourage you to give it a try. However, for us, we prefer Postman, the industry standard GUI interface for interacting with Web APIs. After downloading Postman, and setting up a quick account so you can save...

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