Home Assistant Podcast

Join hosts Phil Hawthorne and Rohan Karamandi as they explore the newest Home Assistant releases and the latest Home Automation news. Featuring guests who use or contribute to Home Assistant, the podcast aims to inspire new ways to make your home smarter.

Website : https://hasspodcast.io/

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Last Episode : December 7, 2022 5:30am

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Confirmed 2
Home Assistant 2022.12 launches Matter with 2023 “the year of the voice”

2022.12 is out with official support for the next generation smart home protocol Matter. While Rohan is away on holiday Frenck is here to help break down the final release for 2022

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha121/

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Special thanks to todays guest
Franck Nijhof
Website: https://www.frenck.nl/
Home Assistant Config: https://github.com/frenck/home-assistant-config
Twitter: @frenck

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Phil Hawthorne
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Twitter: @philhawthorne
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Published Wednesday
1
KPI’s for your smart home with Danny Tsang

Rohan and Phil are joined by Danny Tsang from the UK. Danny shares some of his smart home ideas including bed sensors, solar power and ESPHome’s Bluetooth Proxy

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha120/

Watch this episode on YouTube

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

Special thanks to todays guest
Danny Tsang
Website: https://dannytsang.co.uk
Twitter: @dannytsang

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
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Twitter: @philhawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Twitter: @rohank9
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Published 11/16
1
What the Heck is new in 2022.11?!

Rohan and Phil are breaking down the 2022.11 release. They also discuss energy monitoring, tracking toothbrushes and pressure sensors.

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha119/

Watch this episode on YouTube

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
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Twitter: @philhawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Twitter: @rohank9
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Published 11/02
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Automating a house for twins and the family with Mike

Mike was a runner up in our 2021 competition, and he joins Rohan and Phil to talk about his smart home and how it helps with his family life

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha118/

Watch this episode on YouTube

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

Special thanks to todays guest
Mike O'Driscoll
Website: https://mikeodriscoll.ca/

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
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Twitter: @philhawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Twitter: @rohank9
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Published 10/19
1
2022.10 – Active Bluetooth, Hacktoberfest and Subviews

Rohan and Phil break down the 2022.10 release, which brings Active Bluetooth via ESPHome devices, and subview dashboards. Plus we hear some feedback from our previous episodes.

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha117/

Watch this episode on YouTube

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
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Twitter: @philhawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Twitter: @rohank9
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Published 10/05
1
Tracking cars and automating everything with Ryan Holland

Rohan and Phil talk to fellow YouTuber Ryan Holland, who is using Home Assistant to track his car, and is using various ESP devices around the home to make it smarter

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha116/

Watch this episode on YouTube

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

Special thanks to todays guest
Ryan Holland
Website: thissmart.house
Twitter: @this_smarthouse

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Phil Hawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Twitter: @rohank9
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Published 09/21
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2022.9 – Automation UI Overhaul, Bluetooth Proxies and Rohan’s Camera Plans

The UI builder gets a massive overhaul in 2022.9, with weekly schedules and more Bluetooth support. Meanwhile Rohan has started his journey’s with cameras

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha115/

Watch this episode on YouTube

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
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Twitter: @philhawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Twitter: @rohank9
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Published 09/07
1
Checking the rain tank water levels with Simon

Simon joins Rohan and Phil to talk about his journey with Home Assistant, and some of his grand plans he wants to achieve.

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha114/

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

Special thanks to todays guest
Simon Cator

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Phil Hawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Published 08/17
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2022.8 – Repairs, Hive creates e-waste to help climate change and Home Assistant Yellow starts shipping

Rohan and Phil break down the 2022.8 release, Phil discusses a new custom component he’s found in HACS for energy dashboard users

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha113/

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
Website
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Twitter: @philhawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
Website
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Twitter: @rohank9
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Published 08/03
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Rosemary Orchard and her HomeKit smart home hacks

Rosemary Orchard (Automators, iOS Today, Nested Folders) joins Rohan and Phil to talk about the Home Assistant rabbit hole Phil started her down.

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha112/

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

Special thanks to todays guest
Rosemary Orchard
Website: http://rosemaryorchard.com
Home Assistant Config: https://github.com/RosemaryOrchard/home-assistant-config
Twitter: @RosemaryOrchard

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Phil Hawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Published 07/20
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2022.7 – Getting louder with speed improvements and Python 3.10

A new month brings a new Home Assistant release, and 2022.7 is probably the most snappiest release this year

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha111/

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
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Twitter: @philhawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Twitter: @rohank9
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Published 07/06
Keir and his automated spray gun to ward off his cats
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Rohan and Phil talk to Keir, who shares his Home Assistant mobile dashboard, and some of his ESP projects.

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha110/

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

Special thanks to todays guest
Keir Stiegler
Twitter: @strikeir13

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Phil Hawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Published 06/27
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2022.6 – Energy Comparisons, Logbook Upgrades and oAuth Onboarding

Rohan and Phil break down the 2022.6 release and celebrate 5 years of the Home Assistant Podcast

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha109/

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
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Twitter: @philhawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Twitter: @rohank9
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Published 6/01/2022
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How Erwin used Home Assistant as proof of innocence

Rohan and Phil talk to Erwin from Belgium, who explains how Home Assistant saved him from paying a speeding ticket

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha108/

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

Special thanks to todays guest
Erwin Sprengers

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Phil Hawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Published 5/18/2022
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2022.5 – Another configuration menu change and Insteon rolls its shutters

2022.5 lands with another new configuration menu update, and the cloud strikes again with Insteon abruptly closing down

For complete show notes and more information about the topics discussed in this episode, be sure to check the notes at
https://hasspodcast.io/ha107/

Support Rohan and Phil on Patreon

This episode was made possible thanks to our sponsor
Home Assistant Cloud by Nabu Casa
Easily connect to Google and Amazon voice assistants for a small monthly fee that also supports the Home Assistant project. Configuration is via the User Interface so no fiddling with router settings, dynamic DNS or YAML.

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Hosts
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Phil Hawthorne
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Twitter: @philhawthorne
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Rohan Karamandi
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Twitter: @rohank9
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Published 5/04/2022