Alternative firmware for ESP8266 with easy configuration using webUI, OTA updates, automation using timers or rules, expandability and entirely local control over MQTT, HTTP, Serial or KNX. Full documentation at
Tasmota for mostly switches (you may be able to flash some of your devices to Tasmota)
ESPHome is a system to control your ESP8266/ESP32 by simple yet powerful configuration files and control them remotely through Home Automation systems.
ESPHome for mostly cheap sensors
Less time debugging, more time building. Scout APM allows you to find and fix performance issues with no hassle. Now with error monitoring and external services monitoring, Scout is a developer's best friend when it comes to application development.
Control WS2812B and many more types of digital RGB LEDs with an ESP8266 or ESP32 over WiFi!
WLED for led light strips
Coin operated Ceiling train
2 projects | reddit.com/r/modeltrains | 11 Jan 2022
Is there a market for this? Home automation without vendor lock-in...
2 projects | reddit.com/r/homeautomation | 7 Nov 2021
The end of Insteon and why the smart home keeps faltering – Stacey on IoT
2 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 22 Apr 2022
Given that smart light bulbs can be 'hidden' in plain sight, and most of them are reflashable - how long will it be until the first one is used to gain a foothold inside a target network?
2 projects | reddit.com/r/AskNetsec | 13 Feb 2022
WiFi Universal Remote Ir Blasters
3 projects | reddit.com/r/smarthome | 28 May 2021