• Control your home with your voice (Siri and FHEM)

    Since iOS 7 was launched, Siri-Proxy was not working anymore and so there was no chance to use Siri commands for home automation. Now, with iOS 8.1 Apple introduces "HOMEKIT" - it's a mix of a database and an API. In this Tutorial i will show you, how to setup your own Homekit-Server called "HOMEBRIDGE" that makes it possible again to use Siri for switching on/off lights or everything else. The official setup article in the fhem wiki seems outdated for me. Here is mine ... I am using a Wheezy box - but this is working on Jessie and Ubuntu 12.04 / 14.04 too First of all we have to install nodejs from there repo # echo "deb https://deb.nodesource.com/node_5.x wheezy main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/nodejs.list # echo "deb-src https://deb.nodesource.com/node_5.x wheezy main" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/nodejs.list # apt-get update You have to PIN the newly created repo or explicitly give apt the version when you install nodejs

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