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Hi I was wondering if anybody was using Bluetooth beacons in their home automation setups? Some early reading suggest that they are quite flexible and not too expensive (£30) for a reasonable long range water proof one. I'm looking to see if I can develop a solution to replace geo fencing for opening gates or setting home modes. This is what I'm thinking .... Beacon located by gate or front of house User approached house and phone picks up beacon (unique) Beacon app on phone fires off url that's picked up by hc2 ( perhaps through IFTTT) HC2 exec
40 downloadsFeatures The virtual device communicates with iNode LAN, receives and decodes information about all BLE devices available nearby. This allows tracking user presence if small BLE tags are attached to their belongings (like notiOne with a bunch of keys, e.g.). What you need iNode LAN - it can detect any Bluetooth 4.0/4.1 device (Bluetooth Low Energy = BLE) BLE tag (iNode Beacon , TrackR , notiOne , etc.) Installation Configure your iNode LAN to use unicast or broadcast for sending datagrams (UDP packets) Go to the Setup page. For "BLE IP address"