How to make a webapp/server that can read & react to emails

In the last post, we talked about how to teach your Google Home device (or Google Assistant on your Android phone) to send emails. But that itself is not too interesting (unless you really enjoy spamming yourself). What would be more useful is if you create a program to read and act on the emails […]

“Sprinkler Brain” – Cactus Micro Arduino Wi-Fi multi-zone Smart Sprinklers (DIY for under $20)

In some parts of the world, water usage is serious business. For example, there is a drought in California. If you live here, you know that they want you to water your lawn only twice a week. And if they catch you using too much water, they slap you with a higher rate for being […]